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Published: 1/1/2019

Best of…Best Practices in Injection Molding
Fifty expert speakers at Plastics Technology’s annual Molding Conference will offer their insights to help you optimize your process.

Published: 10/31/2018

Time to Step Up
Join the “conversation” about the value to society of the plastics industry.

Published: 9/30/2018

Processors' Growth Is Slowing
August’s index of 52.7 shows processor growth abating.

Published: 8/1/2018

Additive Manufacturing Teaches Designers New Tricks
Considering what is required to design additive parts can illuminate the value of understanding all manufacturing processes, including subtractive ones. 

Published: 8/1/2018

Machinability of Additively Manufactured Support Structures
What happens when you cut away thin-walled supports on your AM part?

Published: 12/1/2017

The Move to Data-Driven Manufacturing Is a Positive Transformation
It will not be easy, but the transformation will be manageable and rewarding. The first step is machine monitoring.

Published: 7/28/2017

Need for standardization in composites manufacturing
CW Talks is “on” and already proving to be well worth a listen. 

Published: 7/1/2017

The Arrival of Low-Cost Metal AM?
Systems just introduced promise to lower the price of entry for 3D printing metal parts.

Published: 5/31/2017

Additive manufacturing and composites: An update
Additive manufacturing has only begun to tap the potential available in the composite industry.

Published: 5/15/2017

Trade-offs with AM
Current design tools and process workflow are inadequate to meet our needs.