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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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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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Hybrid technology from OGM reduces injection mould tooling lead-times by 50%

An innovative new service from OGM, a leading UK injection moulding specialist, has been introduced to reduce the lead-time for producing mould tooling by up to 50%. Based on the combination of conventional subtractive machining and the latest additive manufacturing processes, to form a hybrid technology, the new Rapid Production Mould Tools (RPMT) service will …

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We’re shortlisted in this year’s Plastics Industry Awards

Following the successful launch of our Metal HYBRID Additive Manufacturing (AM) bureau service, we’re delighted to announce that we’ve been shortlisted for Best Technology Application of the Year in the Plastics Industry Awards 2018. Now in its 18th year, the Plastics Industry Awards are firmly established as the forum for recognising and rewarding excellence in …

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