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New liquid silicone rubber molding technology gives molders more process control

Monday, March 10th, 2014 | Permalink

Because it is biocompatible and withstands high temperatures, and has a number of desirable properties such as flexibility, transparency, and compatibility with thin-wall molding, liquid silicone rubber (LSR) is increasingly specified for medical applications . The material is used in catheters, tubing, and sealing caps, and the growing homecare sector will further fuel demand for the material. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  injection Molding Medical Polymers materials and additives read more

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C-cores were a show-stopper at Plastec East

Monday, July 1st, 2013 | Permalink

Partners Roehr Tool (Hudson, MA) and Westminster Tool (Plainfield, CT) demonstrated a working Dove Tail collapsible core producing threaded caps on a 110-ton electric injection molding machine at the Maruka/Toyo booth at Plastec East, held concurrently recently with Medical Design and Manufacturing East at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – June 2013 Keywords:  collapsible core Roehr Tool Westminster Tool read more

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World demand for caps & closures to reach $46 billion in 2016

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 | Permalink

The world demand for caps and closures is projected to rise 5.3% per year to reach $46 billion in 2016, according to a new study from The Freedonia Group . Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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