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This will change at Moulding Expo 2019

MEX

This will change at Moulding Expo 2019

To inform exhibitors on the current state of the planning, the organisers of Moulding Expo have invited interested companies to a breakfast meeting in Stuttgart to give an update on the exhibition in 2019. And there will be some changes. read...

Deflection element connects cooling channels securely and variably

Strack Norma

Deflection element connects cooling channels securely and variably

To securely connect cooling holes in an injection or die casting mould over multiple parts or mould plates, Strack Norma has developed the deflection element Z7741. read...

The right components for moulds for mechanical spray pumps

Case Study

The right components for moulds for mechanical spray pumps

Nasal sprays and similar pharmaceutical products in mechanical spray bottles have been an integral part of our daily lives for many years. And it is thanks to companies like Aptar Radolfzell Germany that we can nebulise drugs or cosmetics in a reliable and precise manner. read...

A decision that underlines the relevance of the Portuguese market

Q&A

A decision that underlines the relevance of the Portuguese market

Leiria is centrally located in one of Portugal's tool and mould-making hubs. It is also the place that Knarr, the specialist for standard parts for tool and mould-making, has chosen for opening its first international location. Rainer Knarr explains why the company has decided on Portugal. read...

Increase in exports to the U.S. after Euroguss

Increase in exports to the U.S. after Euroguss

Mould base maker Tekis says the company's exports of large mould bases to the U.S. took a rapid rise after successfully exhibiting at Euroguss 2018 in January. read...

International tooling network - Connecting local heroes for global performance

Internationalisation

International tooling network - Connecting local heroes for global performance

The international tooling network is a concept by WBA Tooling Academy Aachen to enable tool shops to internationalise their production. In six steps, tool shops are prepared for successful and effective collaboration around the globe. read...

Compact cylinder for easy installation in small spaces

Meusburger

Compact cylinder for easy installation in small spaces

Cylinders – The compact and intelligent design of the E 7048 Build-in cylinder with flange from Meusburger enables its installation in very small spaces and thus allow for maximum mould design freedom. read...

Basis for the future - precision, experience, innovation

Kiefer Werkzeugbau

Basis for the future - precision, experience, innovation

Moulds – Toolmaking specialist for plastics processing Kiefer Werkzeugbau offers a range of services, including thermoforming and injection moulding tools and stretch blowing. read...

Controlled vacuum for better part quality in injection moulding

Cumsa

Controlled vacuum for better part quality in injection moulding

The Double Action Vacuumjet and the Smart Vacuumjet are two new vacuum devices made by Cumsa. Compared to other Cumsa vacuum systems, they are able to create vacuum (60L/min) in the mould cavity and also blow off (6 bar) through the same channel. read...

Simple and quick clamping system for die-making

Meusburger

Simple and quick clamping system for die-making

After its success with the clamping system for mould-making, Meusburger has expanded its product portfolio with the H 3000, a clamping system particularly for die-making. Users benefit from the efficiency and repeatable accuracy by positioning, fixing and clamping workpieces in one work step. read...