News - 11 Oct 2005
How can metal parts with wave-shaped or oval surfaces be produced without casting? The answer is a highly dynamic lathe which engineers are presenting at the EMO machine tool trade fair in Hanover....
News - 15 Dec 2005
Rapid prototyping makes it possible to quickly produce or modify tools and structural components, as one-off jobs or in small batches. A unique process allows 3D portraits and other patterns to be...
News - 27 Sep 2009
Met-MAX Innovations announces launch of an all new website www.met-max.com. Learn how to reduce costs and improve efficiency for metal forming processes.
Met-MAX stands for pushing metal to the...
Article - 11 Jul 2018
This article looks at how polyurethane foam can produce more accurate tooling at a lower cost.
News - 9 Feb 2010
When metals are shaped, the materials they are made of are often damaged in the process. One cause of this is excessive press force, which cracks and perforates the material. By running simulations on...
Article - 2 Apr 2020
Surgical instrument manufacturers always need to to investigate ways to lower component cost and improve design functionality where they can.
News - 18 Nov 2019
COMSOL, the leading provider of software solutions for multiphysics modeling, simulation, and application design and deployment, announces the latest version of its COMSOL Multiphysics® software....
Article - 21 Aug 2001
Is a cost effective material to use in place of chopped glass filled polyester laminate. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
News - 11 Jan 2008
Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a novel technique for measuring the roughness of surfaces that is casting doubt on the accuracy of current...
Article - 23 Aug 2001
Metal injection moulding (MIM) is a relatively new manufacturing process for the large-scale net shape forming of high integrity, multifunctional metal parts. Applications include automotive parts,...