CAMX 2019 exhibit preview: Design Concepts
Appears in Print as: 'Closed mold applications'
Source | Design Concepts
Design Concepts (Sarasota, Fla., U.S.) is emphasizing its closed mold applications for both tooling and private label manufacturing in the entertainment, simulation, aerospace and wind energy markets.
The company’s light resin transfer mold (LRTM) technology is said to accommodate applications requiring attributes such as surface profile, part weight or production ergonomics. In addition, the company will be promoting its vacuum-bagged, infused part capabilities. Booth M11.
Will future wind blades incorporate thermoplastic composites? It depends on whom you ask.
Toolmakers and OEMs are embracing additive manufacturing for customized, rapid tools, masters and jigs.
New technologies and improved methods keep up as tools get bigger and more complex and toolmaking gets ever more challenging.