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Competition Bubbles Up Again in Physical Foam Molding

By Jan H. Schut Physical foam molding has been dominated for over 15 years by MuCell microcellular foam technology from Trexel Inc., Wilmington, MA (www.trexel.com), commercialized in 1999 and backed by a master part patent on “Injection Molding of Microcellular … Continue reading

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First Melting with a Flighted Barrel!

By Jan H. Schut As commercial interest in micro injection molding picks up for high-precision, speck-sized medical and electronic parts, so is R&D. Probably the most unusual development in decades is a novel one-piece melting and injection unit for micro … Continue reading

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