Advocating for the Industry: Mold Craft Joins Plastics Manufacturing Washington Fly-In

Recently, our vice president, Justin McPhee, flew into Washington, DC to meet with government officials and discuss issues facing the plastics industry. Justin and several other representatives from the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA) met with U.S. Representative Tom Emmer and staffers representing U.S. Representative Betty McCollum, Senator Amy Klobuchar

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Extreme Welcomes a New Master Mold Maker

On the 1st day of September 2017 Extreme Tool & Engineering notched another company “first” during a congratulatory company picnic.  With the entire company assembled in a circle with bright warming sunshine coming down & plates filled with juicy pulled pork (smoked on-site by Lead-Moldmaker/Chef Andy Laurin) Extreme presented and

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Design for Manufacturing

Design for Manufacturing (DFM) is the process of designing parts in such a way that they can easily be produced with the end goal in mind of cost and part efficiency, and is an industry standard in the world of manufacturing. The DFM process is relevant in virtually all manufacturing

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Gen Z Connection: Skills & Careers in Manufacturing

Mold Craft provides hands on experience for select White Bear High Schoolers with an eye on a Manufacturing Career, particularly in the field of injection molding. After working with the Minnesota Department of Labor for many months to change the labor laws allowing students to experience a real manufacturing environment,

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Top 5 Reasons to consider silicone molding for your next medical device project

NPI/Medical has almost a decade plus experience in processing medical grade silicones for a variety of applications including healthcare and optical LSR (Liquid Silicone Rubber) Additionally, Tim Erwin our Sr. Technical Advisor is an LSR guru with 30+ years of experience processing silicones. Our proprietary silicone master frame and two state-of-the-art vertical and horizontal  55ton Arburg

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Molding our Youth for the [Manufacturing] Future

Franklin D. Roosevelt once said, “We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we build our youth for the future.” Extreme Tool & Engineering understands the importance of investing in our youth and that’s why we’re committed to familiarizing today’s youth with direct access to experience manufacturing industry.

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