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World Cup players get duffel bags showcasing Nike’s 3D printing of parts

Friday, June 27th, 2014 | Permalink

In early 2013, Nike launched its Vapor Laser Talon soccer cleat with a 3D printed plate.  While 3D printing had been used throughout the industry for rapid prototyping for years, the Vapor Laser Talon was the first athletic shoe using a production 3D-printed component. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Micro-extruder tailored to run fluoropolymer tubing, devices

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013 | Permalink

A new 16-mm micro extruder has been expressly designed to process fluoropolymers for miniature medical device applications such as fine wire jacketing for neuromodulation, microdialysis tubing and neonatal intravenous (IV) catheter tubing. American Kuhne Inc. (Ashaway, RI), which created the extruder, noted that these applications typically require an extruder that can process high-performance fluoropolymers like ETFE, PFA and FEP, at very low volumes down to 3.4 g/min (.45 lb/hr). Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Names in the news: Milacron, DME, GN Thermoforming, Davis-Standard, ICC, Citadel Plastics, and Bulk Molding Compounds

Friday, July 26th, 2013 | Permalink

Milacron LLC (Cincinnati, OH) has appointed Richard A. O’Leary as its corporate VP and chief human resources officer. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – July 2013 Keywords:  Names in the news read more

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Names in the news: Milacron, DME, GN Thermoforming, Davis-Standard, ICC, Citadel Plastics, and Bulk Molding Compounds

Alphapointe Plastics employs the vision impaired, purchases Matchless Molding

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 | Permalink

For more than 100 years, Alphapointe has been manufacturing products that included straw brooms in its early years, which were sold door-to-door. Today, the Kansas City, MO-based manufacturing company is an ISO-9001 certified manufacturer and plastics processor. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – March 2013 Keywords:  Alphapointe Plastics Matchless molding micro-molding read more

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