Mold protection solution
Designed to help prevent damage from sticky slides and molded parts that are not ejected properly during injection molding processes, the Sentinel mold protection solution comprises cameras, infrared LED lighting and lens, software, and components that interface with the mold press.
Designed to help prevent damage from sticky slides and molded parts that are not ejected properly during injection molding processes, the Sentinel mold protection solution consists of one to four IMPACT cameras, application-specific infrared LED lighting and lens, software, and all required interconnecting components that interface with the mold press. Each camera can be configured for up to five mold inspection stages, including the inspection of mold flash, part ejection, insert position verification and more. The system stops the press and alerts the operator when an issue is detected.
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Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey