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Can you use 3D Printing for Micro Molding?

Micro molding tight-toleranced and high-precision parts comes with fascinating challenges, specifically in prototyping. If a company isn’t careful this phase can negatively impact the timeline, communication, and even put your intellectual property (IP) at risk. New advancements in 3D Printing for micro molding however improves the DfMM prototyping process.  3D printing for micro molding: is…

Gears created using 3D printing for micro molding. Euro shown for comparison.

Scott Byal Article For Design World’s “Make Parts Fast”

Senior Project Engineer, Scott Byal gets quite a few questions and is constantly solving problems for our clients. One specific question revolves around gate placement, gate drag and how simple things can derail large multi-million dollar projects. Injection molding enters a whole new world when done at the micro-level. We tell our customers, some of…

Sensors Expo: Q&A With Dr. Benjamin Bunes

The world’s leading experts, engineers, strategists and researchers can all be found at the Sensors Expo, San Jose, and we had the privilege to catch up with Dr. Benjamin Bunes, The Director of Research and Development at Vaporsens working on nanofiber-based chemical sensor technology. For those not in the know, this small tech offers an…

IT Manager, Tysen Landmesser Interviewed In Inc. Magazine

When thinking about niche high-tech manufacturing and critical components in medicine, optics, automotive, wearables and emerging technology no one really thinks about the massive IT operation that goes along with it. Inc Magazine had a few questions for our own IT Leader, Tysen Landmesser on how to manage such a large IT system in a global…

How To Prevent Common Micro Mold Design Mistakes

As world leaders in high volume micro molding technology and process, we see a wide range of incredible ideas, next-generation technology, and sophisticated thermoplastic part designs. We also see quite a few challenges, and areas for improvement, frequently collaborating on the final component design. One of our engineers, Gregory Peterson provides his insight.   Our…