North Texas Section Injection Molding Seminar with Bill Toban
April 4, 2017
April 4, 2017, Euless, TX (Dallas/Fort Worth)
MTA2017: Manufacturing Technology Asia—The 21st Edition
April 4 - 7, 2017
April 4–7, 2017, Singapore
Transformation of a Metal Component in a Plastic Material. How To Take Into Account the Effect of the Manufacturing Process on the Mechanical Performance?
April 11, 2017
April 11, 2017
2017 TopCon and IMDA Symposium Set For Chicago Area
March 23, 2017 in Press Release
March 23, 2017 – The SPE Decorating & Assembly Division has announced that it will once again partner with the In-Mold Decorating Association (IMDA) to host a joint conference in 2017. The combined event will take place June 18-20 at the Lincolnshire Marriott Resort in Lincolnshire, Illinois.
Rescued Dog Helps Spread the Word about Plastics
March 23, 2017
Sure, it’s another dog video. One of thousands on YouTube and Facebook. But this one explains how plastics helped an injured puppy run again. And how plastic prostheses and braces can help more and more injured animals live fuller lives.
SPE Announces Speakers at Industry 4.0 Event to Be Held in Conjunction with ANTEC® 2017
March 22, 2017 in Press Release
BETHEL, CT, U.S.A., March 22, 2017: SPE (Society of Plastics Engineers) today announced some of the Industry 4.0 event's speakers.
Effects of tempering on adhesion of liquid silicone rubber to thermoplastics
Tempering improves the mechanical properties of liquid silicone rubber, but also decreases its ability to adhere to engineering thermoplastics.
Conductive polymer/silver- coated textile composites with antibacterial properties
A composite made up of a conductive polymer, poly(!italic!o!/italic!-anisidine), and metallic silver particles imparts antibacterial activity and electrical conductivity when deposited on a nonwoven textile fabric.
An improved strength tensor-based failure criterion with stress interactions
A new failure criterion includes tensor stress interaction components that can be computed using minimal experimental data depicting the slope of the failure surface at distinct stress axes intersections.