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Sodick & Friends – NuTec on Aug 5

Automating in an Automated World: Protecting Profit Over the Long Haul. Automation is not just for high-volume applications where people simply can’t keep up with demand. In reality, automation actually spans many processes and unique applications that are critical to any innovation-minded business. Even so, profitability still remains the fundamental driver for these companies, and the […]

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Webinar – ORBITAL on July 29

Determining Optimum Injection Speeds Beyond the “Viscosity” or “In Mold Rheology” Curve. Determining optimum injection speeds beyond the “viscosity” or “in mold rheology” curve. Additional Scientific Molding Techniques including cavity imbalance testing, velocity capability/injection speed linearity and the ability to transfer from the velocity control to pressure control phases (VPT response) will be discussed. Data will […]

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Webinar – CONAIR on July 15

CHALLENGES OF ULTRA-LOW AND MEDIUM RATE DOSING Improve product quality through proper dosing Click here to register. Until the last decade, precision dosing for repeatability has been a struggle in the plastics industry. Resin is one of the highest expenses (along with personnel) for plastics processors. In addition to maintaining product quality and uniformity through repeatable, […]

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Webinar – FimmTech on June 17

It is NOT complicated! Design of Experiments for Robust Injection Molding Process Development. Click here to register. Most companies do not perform Design of Experiments (DOE) in Injection Molding. They have a misconception that it is complicated, time consuming and needs a lot of training in math and statistics. We Injection Molders are lucky since […]

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Senselink Seminar Splash

Webinar – by MKS on June 3

SenseLink™ QM Presentation by MKS Instruments Injection molding consists of many dependent process parameters so evaluating the process in a multivariate way is critical to ensuring high product quality. SenseLink™ QM from MKS enables advanced process monitoring and fault detection by leveraging real time multivariate analytics (MVA). Out-of-spec parts are automatically diverted based upon alarm thresholds, […]

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New Plustech HQ

Plustech Building New US Headquarters

Schaumburg, IL – Plustech, Inc. along with Yamazen announced the building of a new Headquarters in Elk Grove Village, IL.  Krusinski Construction Company, based in Oakbrook, IL will be leading the project. The new state-of-the-art facility will be two stories, 138,000 square feet, and will feature a 13,000 square food product showroom that can display […]

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Manufacturing TechQUEST: Sept 12-13, 19

Latest Sodick LSR-Silicon Injection Molding Showcase September 12-13, 2019 / 10AM – 6PM Plustech Inc. – Sodick IMM Headquarters 735 E. Remington Rd. Schaumburg, IL 60173 (847) 490-8130 Join Us at our September Technology event Event Highlights Sodick – LSR Injection Molding Machine Demo Sodick – Thermoplastic Micro Molding Machine Demo Roembke – Precision LSR […]

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Expanded Capabilities Position Company for Tomorrow

From micro-base components to longer flow length electrical connectors Matrix Tool is a full-service family-owned injection molding business that prides itself on a unique combination of technical skill, high-end equipment and dedication to providing cutting edge solutions to today’s toughest challenges.  This is accomplished by utilizing a shared forward-thinking mindset within their Mold Design, Tooling […]

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Sept Training Classes Announced

Training Agenda for SODICK Operation and Processing Fundamentals course This course is designed to provide the beginner to the intermediate processor with good foundation to understand the individual functions of the machine and basic auxiliaries that make up the plastic injection molding system. When: Sep 24th -25th, 2019 (9:00 am to 4:00 pm) Where: Plustech […]

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