Self-cleaning water filtration systems from Tekleen Automatic Filters Inc. (Los Angeles, CA) are touted as “stainless steel filters at carbon steel prices,” but to get eyeballs on the NPE2018 show floor, it’s all about Legos.
Patent-pending Thermal Actuation technology uses a material that changes shape as the temperature increases during hot runner heat-up, eliminating problems associated with probes forced between the cavity and manifold.
Wintec (Changzhou, China), fully owned by Engel, (Schwertberg, Austria), is exhibiting its hydraulic and electric molding machines at NPE2018. The show officially launches the machines’ availability in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Brazil.
Compete against injection molders worldwide in this online contest. Participants who make a defect-free part within specifications at the fastest cycle times using an injection molding machine simulator can win Amazon gift cards and other prizes.
Moldmakers are teaming up with machinery manufacturers to show what their molds can do when running in a press or thermoforming machine. Here are some of the really cool molds that you can see in action at NPE2018.