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New 3D scanning service

New 3D scanning service

We’re now able to offer a comprehensive 3D scanning service. This enables us to help customers reverse engineer products and parts for injection moulding, and to carry out extensive analysis to assess dimensional tolerances and conformity.

Anti-microbial injection moulded parts

Anti-microbial injection moulded parts

The recent Coronavirus pandemic has focussed the attention of companies throughout industry on the need to offer their customers or end-users enhanced protection from bacteria and viruses.

Injection moulding specialised materials

Injection moulding specialised materials

Many injection moulded parts and assemblies require the use of specialised materials or surface finishes that provide specific properties. These include the ability to control or prevent radio and electromagnetic interference: EMI and RFI.

Medical Grade Polymer

New medical grade polymer offers fresh opportunities

A new medical-grade polymer, developed by Eastman Chemical, and recently made available on the UK market, looks set to create exciting opportunities for the development of medical device housings and equipment.  The new Eastman Tritan MXF321 copolyester offers an interesting set of characteristics. The material is flame-resistant and withstands sustained exposure to over 30 different disinfectants and cleaning chemicals that are …

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Hybrid hopefuls – combined machining and 3D printing machines get first UK users

Leading industry magazine, Machinery, has featured an editorial from Marcel Gowers. The editor, Andrew Allcock recently visited our production facilities in Oxford. The article explains how we incorporated the new metal hybrid manufacturing process into our facilities as well as the benefits it brings to our customers. Read the full article online

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New answer to conformal cooling

Leading industry magazine, Controls Drives & Automation, has featured an editorial from Marcel Gowers. A recent step change in technology is set to revolutionise the manufacture of mould tools for plastic parts. The article explains this development and how the new service overcomes many barriers and makes conformal cooling a much more viable option. Read …

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Lead Time Compression OGM

Speed up production of conformal cooled tool inserts

Leading industry magazine, Production Engineering Solutions, has featured an editorial from Marcel Gowers. Creating more effective conformal style of cooling channels, particularly within complex shaped moulds, can be challenging. The article describes a novel hybrid tool manufacturing technique that overcomes the many hurdles to producing conformal cooling channels and other complex mould features. Read the …

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Hybrid additive manufacturing can speed up mould making

Leading magazine for the plastic and rubber industries, British Plastics & Rubber, has featured an editorial from our Additive Applications Engineering Manager, Marcel Gowers. The article outlines how injection mould tools can now be created in the UK in half the time required for conventional toolmaking. Read the full article online

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