January 2024

Product Innovations

ATI MC-50 eases end-of-arm-tooling changes

Jan. 22, 2024
It mounts directly to most cobots to provide seamless integration with many common grippers and end-effectors.
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How might NPE affect machinery sales in 2024? 

Jan. 22, 2024
OEMs and industry experts are eagerly anticipating the show’s return, but whether it will generate new business remains to be seen.
Molds & Tooling

PCS' Polimold valve-gate sequencer improves part quality

Jan. 19, 2024
Control over material flow can help eliminate flash and short shots, and reduce the required clamping force.
Gemstar Manufacturing

Processor, material firm adapt resin to rotomold part with a challenging feature

Jan. 17, 2024
Gemstar Manufacturing partners with Celanese and Entec Polymers to develop Celanese’s Hostaform POM RF.
Injection Molding

Arburg adds to Multilift Select robot line

Jan. 12, 2024
The new model, for use with the company's 270 to 570 injection molding machines, promises faster cycle times and more accurate positioning.

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Molds & Tooling

Haas mill machines large, complex parts

Jan. 11, 2024
The HDC-3-5AX can handle parts weighing up to 10,000 pounds.
3D Systems
Additive Manufacturing

3D Systems debuts SLS 300

Jan. 10, 2024
The plug-and-play printer is appropriate for office, lab and workshop settings.
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Manufacturing leaders must make plastics plants more sustainable: Talking Points

Jan. 10, 2024
Commitment to greener practices appeals to customers, workers, and sets businesses apart.
Product Innovations

Motan Gravicolor 110 med targets medical, pharmaceutical applications

Jan. 9, 2024
The gravimetric batch dosing and mixing unit can be used for injection molding, blow molding or extrusion.
Ron Hertzer
Injection Molding

Milacron's Hertzer is still going strong

Jan. 9, 2024
More than 40 years since taking a job at the processing machinery company, he still enjoys helping to shepherd development of new technologies.
Molds & Tooling

Renishaw RenAM 500 makes parts faster, more economically

Jan. 4, 2024
The metal laser powder bed fusion printer can be used to make molds with conformal cooling channels.