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Plastics processing optimization is on high priority in the minds of most of engineers and designers in the Plastics Industry. In the last few decades, plastics have become the most dominant engineering material for most products. Parts once thought of as impossible to create using plastic, are now being designed with polymers at a higher rate than ever before. Plastic parts are lighter and afford more design flexibility.

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Jan 6, 2017 | Industry News

Injection Molding Technology & Peripherals by WITTMANN Group at Swiss Plastics

At Swiss Plastics in Lucerne, WITTMANN Group will present its latest range of injection molding technology, automation & peripheral equipment to trade visitors. It will show production of drinking...

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Dec 8, 2016 | Industry News

New Nitro Base by Sidel Ensures Resistance and Stability for PET Bottle

Production lines for still beverages utilizing nitrogen dosing can now also take advantage of Sidel PET bottle base with launch of Sidel StarLite Nitro version. New base ensures bottle...

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Nov 17, 2016 | Industry News

Ready-to-fit Composite Parts Production in One Step by ENGEL at Composites Europe

With a wealth of injection molding experience and automation expertise, ENGEL Austria develops highly cost-effective production concepts for manufacture of composite parts for automobile...

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Aug 8, 2016 | Industry News

UW Students to Design Mammoth Skeleton’s Missing Parts via 3D Printing

The College of Engineering and Burke Museum partner on a 3D scan-and-print project of mammoth proportions. UW engineering students and instructors are working with museum staff to scan, digitize and...

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Jul 28, 2016 | Industry News

MIT Team Finds Method to Create Nanolayered Composites for Optics & Electronics

A team of researchers at MIT has found a way to create composite materials containing hundreds of layers that are just atoms thick but span the full width of the material. The discovery could open...

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Dec 22, 2016 | Industry News

Engineering Plastics for Wart Remover Pen: Quadrant CMS/Oystershell Unite

Quadrant CMS collaborates with Oystershell for cold-temperature wart remover. Quadrant CMS injection molds six plastic components using five different engineering plastics, including acetal...

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Nov 23, 2016 | Industry News

CBF Platform Expansion by Amcor for HDPE Pharma Bottles Production

Amcor Rigid Plastics has expanded its compression blow forming platform with a new 20-cavity CBF machine for production of HDPE pharmaceutical bottles at Youngsville, N.C. facility. CBF20 takes...

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Sep 22, 2016 | Industry News

Stratasys Designs Nylon 12-based 3D Printed Back Brace for Paralympics Athlete

Stratasys has recently announced that Latvian wheelchair fencer, Polina Rožkova, has worn customized 3D printed back brace made of Nylon 12 during her quest for gold at the Paralympics 2016. 3D...

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Aug 2, 2016 | Industry News

Researchers Fabricate Affordable 3D Printed Ankle Foot Orthosis (AFO)

3D printing technology enabled by 3D Platform, and research effort by students at Gonzaga University, patients soon can expect high-quality 3D printed orthotics, using PLA or PETG, which are...

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Jul 27, 2016 | Article

New Approach to Fabricate Low Cost Plastic PV Panels

By Doug Ruby

There has been a significant growth in the global photovoltaic (PV) industry in recent years. Key players in this industry across the globe are constantly making efforts to make the PV panels...

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