Chances are, if you’re reading this and in the business of rotomolding plastic polyethylene or polyolefin parts, you have experienced the frustration of imperfect parting lines that cause you to either A). Waste time trying to figure out an inconsistent solution, or B). You’ve been forced to scrap the part completely which translates directly to […]
How Surface Enhancer Was Created For Rotomolders
In 1993, Research and Development Director, Alan Reeves, was planning to represent the company’s labeling technology at an upcoming Rotomolding trade show. Wanting to get Mold In Graphics name out there a bit more in the kayaking industry, he planned to showcase our permanent labels in a unique way. […]
Problems in rotomolding are not new and of course will always be there. There are preventative measures taken before the molding process that Mold In Graphic Systems® surely has successful solutions for, but what about after the molded product comes out of the oven? Historically if your part comes out with holes, gaps or blemishes […]
Rotomolders around the world are in search of reduced scrap rates, production efficiency and improved product quality, right? If not, then they should be. Common problems that occur in rotomolding are mold parting line failures, which can include mismatched parting lines or mold parting lines that may be damaged in a way that starts to […]
Residue build-up on molds may not seem like such a big issue, but to rotomolders there is an understanding of how serious it can become. There are numerous root causes for release residue buildup, from lack of venting, to plateout from the buildup of resin material, residue from the plastic causing cavity discoloration, flame-retardant additives, […]
By Nick Moldan
PlasTec Technology, Trappenkamp, Germany.
I was recently invited to join the Matrix Polymers sales and technical team at the annual ARM-Central Europe conference on the 7th and 8th of November. Matrix (UK and Poland), along with Dram in Italy and Rotolink in Finland, are the European importers and distributors of […]
Since the invention of rotomolding, molders have faced many challenges. For years, those challenges were simply accepted, and for some, those problems persist to this day. They say necessity is the mother of invention, so if there are problems, there will always be people who work to solve them. For Mold In Graphics Systems® in […]
Scott and Clark with Dru Laws, VP of ARM and President of ARM, Conchita Miranda.
Our Mold In Graphic Systems team is delighted to have attended the annual ARM show, which is advancing the rotomolding industry. MIGS® has not only stood out since it was founded over 35 years ago, it has […]