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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Westfall upgrades injection molding machinery

Westfall has purchased two new injection molding machines and three robot pickers to provide medical device, life sciences and healthcare customers with faster, better speed-to-market for their New Product Introductions (NPI). The equipment upgrades offer several advantages for NPI/Medical’s customers, where quickness, improved machine utilization and stringent process monitoring are

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NPI/Medical hands out 2016 Supplier Excellence awards

NPI/Medical is proud to award two of the company’s suppliers — Sonitek Corporation and Acson Tool Company — with our 2016 Supplier Excellence Award. The Supplier Excellence Award is proudly given to suppliers who continually meet and exceed expectations for service, quality and delivery. Sonitek Corporation is located in Milford, Conn., and is

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