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Union Tool Europe Appoints New Distributor for Netherlands

One of the world’s major manufacturers of end mills for the mold and die industry, Union Tool Europe SA of Neuchâtel, Switzerland, has appointed SVM Freestechniek of Valkenswaard, Netherlands, as its new distributor for the Dutch market. SVM is owned by Hans Smits, who has many years of experience in CNC high-speed machining. “SVM has a complementary portfolio of […]

Annual Report Puts RP Industry Under the Microscope

A worldwide progress report on the rapid prototyping, tooling, and manufacturing industry reveals areas of growth and opportunity, as well as market segments that are experiencing disappointing results. The Wohlers Report 2003 by Wohlers Associates Inc. reflects an industry poised for growth in both technologies and applications, thanks to its emphasis on research and devlopment. […]

Packer Technologies Takes Over Technical Agency K+P Agile

Packer Technologies(PTI), a newly created engineering firm, has taken over the management of K+P Agile, a highly respected technical agency that assists design engineers, plastic component users, and manufacturers in the development of cast plastic and metal components. K+P Agile is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Packer Group, a corporation of technology-driven companies that provide a […]

Router Cutter Optimized for Cavity Milling in Aluminum

Carboloy, part of Seco Tools AB, has added a new high-productivity routing cutterto its range. Optimized for slotting, square shoulder, and pocketing operations in aluminum, the new router cutter is designed to work with an array of different insert nose radii and is available in cylindrical shank, shell mill, and Combimaster two-piece designs. The new routing […]

Metal Laser Melting

Trumpf, EOS Enter into Cross-License Agreement on Metal Laser Melting The TRUMPF Group and EOS have entered into a cross-license agreement with each granting the other party licenses to their patent portfolios for direct metal laser melting, a variation of EOS’s direct metal laser sintering. In the process of direct metal laser melting, metal powder free of binder or […]

CMM Manufacturers

Association of CMM Manufacturers Celebrates Its First Anniversary Founded in late 2001 to promote coordinate measuring machine business and technology, the International Association of Coordinate Measuring Machine Manufacturers — better known as CMM  Manufacturers — will soon be celebrating its first anniversary. This international, non-profit organization undertakes such initiatives as the development of human skills […]

Technology Showroom

Fadal Technology Center Showroom Schedules Open House for Nov. 19 On November 19, Fadal Machining Centers is holding an open house at its new Technology Center in Hayward, California. The Fadal Technology Center features a showroom with six demo machines and stock machine inventory, as well as a service center that provides multilingual training classes, fully stocked […]

Injection Molding Sevices

A technical center in Mexico City is the latest in a growing number of such facilities for HYX Injection Molding Sevices Ltd. This newest facility opened in September and is situated near a number of key customers. The Mexico Tech Center has 18,000 ft² of production floor space and an overhead crane with a 10-ton capacity. According […]

High Speed Injection Molding

How do you achieve high-speed production of complex parts? Answer: The key component is an understanding of the volumes required. If the volumes are a million pieces per year, sometimes a four-cavity mold is needed or a high-quality tool. For high-speed or high-volume production, using high-quality tools is important. The tools should hold up with […]

CNC machine

FADAL is known to be one of the leading CNC machine brand. Fadal produces one of the finest quality CNC machines. Fadal offers a wide range of CNC machines varying in designs and makes. Most machines are designed as vertical machine center. VMC machines are designed for high performance and accuracy. The VMC machines are […]