Exhibitors at the co-located PLASTEC West and Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) West in Anaheim, CA, next month range from custom injection molders and moldmakers to thermoforming companies and medical plastics extrusion firms. This slide show features some of them.
At the Engel (Schwertberg, Austria) stand, attendees can get to know some of the company’s “smart” factory products by taking its CC300 machine controller on a test run. KraussMaffei (Munich) will showcase a machine from its crowd-pleasing all-electric PX series.
The week between Christmas and New Year’s is typically a slow time for manufacturing. So what should we make of online sourcing for prototyping services hitting an all-time high on Thomasnet.com during the last week of December?
FimmTech Inc., which offers courses and certifications in plastic injection molding and plastics technology, will showcase its new tech center in Carlsbad, CA, during an Open House on Thursday, Jan. 18.