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Frequency: 6 issues/year
Description: Engineering360's Plastics Fabrication Newsletter covers new methods for making parts out of plastics as well as improvements to “tried-and-true” methods, such as molding, extrusion, and machining. This publication also covers new plastics materials that extend or expand fabrication techniques, plus software packages that speed or facilitate the fabrication process.
Markets Served: Automotive and Aerospace; Consumer Products and Consumer Electronics; Medical Equipment; Computers
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Covers new technologies impacting the aerospace industry.
Serves manufacturers of consumer, commercial, business, and medical appliances, as well as the design and engineering firms, product development, and industrial design firms supporting this industry segment.
Helps engineers specify optimum parts and select best fabrication practices to improve performance, lower cost, and speed production of today's passenger cars, trucks, and off-road vehicles
Covers design, construction, and operation of plants and machinery for making such products as acids, dyes, drugs, plastics, and synthetic rubber by adapting the chemical reactions discovered by the laboratory chemist to large-scale production.
Coatings & Surface Engineering
Covers new products and developments in materials, applications, and processes for surface engineering.
Defense & Security Technology
Updates subscribers with the latest developments across all technology sectors relevant to defense and security.
Design & Analysis Software
Keeps subscribers up to date on four main categories of design and analysis software: Computer Aided Design, Computer Aided Manufacturing, Computer Aided Engineering, and Product Lifecycle Management.
Fastening, Joining & Assembly
Covers information about fasteners and materials that hold parts together (screws, rivets, bolts, adhesives, etc.), the tools and systems that automate application/dispensing of fasteners/adhesives, and new assembly/disassembly techniques integrated into system design.
Light & Laser
Covers materials and components used in the creation, detection, or manipulation of light.
Mechanical Power Transmission
Offers information on a range of systems that may use combinations of belts and chain drives, gears and gear drives, couplings, clutches and brakes, and other components.
Packaging & Labeling
Tracks trends and products for the packaging and labeling industry.
Plastics & ResinsSee More
Focuses on new materials, from engineered thermoplastics to plastic films and composites.
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Past Issues of this eNewsletter
Volume 12 - Issue 4 - 08/24/2017
Thermal Solutions for Plastic Molding; Stronger Prototypes with Digital ABS Plus; USHIO Quartz Infrared Heater Lamps; The Advantages of Blow Molded Packaging; What Makes Natural Rubber Latex Products Unique?
Volume 12 - Issue 3 - 06/22/2017
Double Disruptive Forces – How Industrial 3D Printing Accelerates Digital Manufacturing; Solutions for Multicopters - A New Cost Effective System Solution to Ensure Excellent User Experience; Try It Once, You'll Use It Forever!; Transducers Last Longer!; Easily Manage Injection Mold Cooling Channels; Synthetic Fibers and Fabrics
Volume 12 - Issue 2 - 04/27/2017
Plastics Shredders from; Fluoropolymer Tubing and Piping for High Purity Applications; Thermal Solutions for Plastic Molding; Best Practices for Materials Driven Product Design and PLM; The Advantages of Blow Molded Packaging; Reduce GAIM Cycle Times with CO2; GP:50 Melt Pressure Transducers Last Longer!; PG Mold/Tooling Solutions
Volume 12 - Issue 1 - 02/23/2017
Quartz Infrared Heater Lamps; The Internet of Things Now Includes Wireless Technology That Rises Above Crowded Frequencies; Reduce Polymer Production Line Shutdowns; How to Measure Rubber Tubing; Change Injection Molds Faster; Your Guide to Pipe Fittings
Volume 11 - Issue 6 - 12/22/2016
Hundreds of Formulations for Thousands of Applications; Webinar: How Do I Create a Safe Electrical Maintenance Program?; Pyroid PG Mold/Tooling Solutions; Custom Thermoforming and Fabricating Solutions
Volume 11 - Issue 5 - 10/27/2016
TPV Seals for Harsh Environments; Hundreds of Formulations for Thousands of Applications; Prevent Crashes with Smartflow In-Mold Sensors; Custom Thermoforming and Fabricating Solutions
Volume 11 - Issue 4 - 08/25/2016
Join Plastics Leaders; Excellent Elongation and Recovery; Hundreds of Formulations for Thousands of Applications; Shatter Manufacturing Boundaries; Reduce Costs with Blow Molded Components; Premeasured Two Component Electrically Conductive
Volume 11 - Issue 3 - 06/23/2016
Discover Designing with Plastics; Performance: Built-in; Dew Point Matters in Plastics; Try it Once, You'll Use it Forever!; Exceeding Marking Standards; NewGen Plastics Shredders; Custom Thermoforming and Fabricating Solutions; Quality Assurance and Lab Testing
Volume 11 - Issue 2 - 04/28/2016
Ovens for Thermal Processing of Plastics; Lower Process Heating Costs by 40%; Reduce Costs with Blow Molded Components; Prevent Crashes with Smartflow In-Mold Sensors; Pyroid PG Mold/Tooling Solutions; Custom Manufacturing of High-precision Rubber Products