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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.
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.
Medical Equipment Design
Tracks trends and product news in the medical equipment field.
For engineers and other professionals involved in building materials and devices on a nanoscale – molecular or atomic structures measuring less than 100 nm.
Plastics & Resins
Focuses on new materials, from engineered thermoplastics to plastic films and composites.
Valve TechnologySee More
Focuses on proper selection, application and uses of today's smart positioners, controllers, and valve actuators, as well as the maintenance, repair, and replacement of valves.
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Past Issues of this eNewsletter
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
Volume 11 - Issue 1 - 02/25/2016
Fluoropolymers Make the World a Brighter Place; When You Think Equipment; The Fastest Way to Functional Prototypes; Performance Over the Long Haul; 10 Dew Point Frequently Asked Questions; Quick, Tribologically Optimized Custom Component Printing; Custom Manufacturing of High-precision Rubber Products; Unique Thermoplastic Polymers
Volume 10 - Issue 6 - 12/24/2015
Deep-drawn Components for Medical and Dental Applications; Sound Dampening Foam for Appliances; Custom Thermoforming and Fabricating Solutions; Epoxy for Cryogenic Applications
Volume 10 - Issue 5 - 10/22/2015
Vacuum Thermoforming; New Micro Molding Capabilities at; Plastic Parts for All Your Material Handling Needs; Ultra Low Coefficient of Thermal Expansion Epoxy; Eliminating Dust and Static; Is Your Structure Corroding Away; Reliable Plastic Solutions from ; Custom Manufacturing of High-precision Rubber Products; Pyroid PG Mold/Tooling Solutions; Custom Thermoforming and Fabricating Solutions