Thursday, September 26, 2013

California Assembly Member Hagman Tours M.R. Mold and Engineering Plant

September 25, 2013
California Assembly Member Curt Hagman (R-55) toured M.R. Mold and Engineering in Brea on Sept. 23.  Founded in 1985, M.R. Mold and Engineering has a 4,000 square foot Technology Center and is known for its expertise in liquid silicone rubber (LSR) molds, gum stock silicone, plastic injection, compression and transfer molds for its global customer base. M.R. Mold has 28 highly-skilled employees and impressive, employee training program.  
Assembly Member Hagman urged Rick Finnie, president of M.R. Mold and Engineering, to continue to reach out to legislators and educate them on ways that they could help his business.  Hagman said that by watching voting records, writing editorials and suggesting changes to bills that impact the plastics industry, Finnie and his staff can help make an impact on the future of the plastics industry. 
M.R. Mold and Engineering President Rick Finnie (r
M.R. Mold and Engineering President Rick Finnie (right) hosts California Assembly Member Curt Hagman (R-55) at their Brea facility.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

M.R. Mold partners with Maplan GmbH at the International Rubber Expo


International Rubber Expo, October 8-10, I-X Center, Cleveland, Ohio
The International Elastomer Conference is the premier place where customers, suppliers of materials, equipment, tools and services, and educators come together. It provides a forum for the exchange of ideas, observations, regulatory reforms and emerging scientific technologies, as well as learning and networking. The International Rubber & Advanced Materials In Healthcare Expo retains tradition with the rubber and polymer industries while also attracting the bio and advanced materials industries. The International Rubber Expo, a highly respected event for the past 34 years, builds upon this success expanding to include advanced materials, such as biopolymers in the healthcare industry and more.
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Maplan GmbH in conjunction with M.R. Mold & Engineering, Xiameter, R.D. Abbott, Graco and Kistler have partnered to bring the latest technology to the International Rubber & Advanced Material Expo


Maplan GmbH is excited to feature their model MHF 200L/200 Edition horizontal press.  The Edition series offers a rigid, full stroking clamping unit with an extremely compact design along with their intuitive well proven "PC5000" control.  The press features a unique injection unit for processing LSR and will be running a 4 cavity valve gated shot glass mold by M.R. Mold & Engineering.  The integration of Kistler 1mm in-cavity pressure sensors is providing the signal for valve gate controls. 
XIAMETER® brand RBL-9200 Series silicone features a new technology translating faster processing and better part quality without the typical tradeoffs in mixed scorch safely through a combination of enhanced mixing technology in conjunctionwith the use of optimized cross-linker/plasticizer and silica packages.   Combining this technology to produce silicone shot glass parts, Graco will showcase their M4-5M Meter-Mix System.



Please register on-line at www.rubber.org/store and click on Register Now.  You will need to create a free account if you do not already have one.  Once you have completed your information, enter Maplan GmbH’s access code, E5741 to receive complimentary registration. Step-by-step instructions are available at www.rubber.org/store.

We look forward to meeting with you in Cleveland at the inaugural Rubber Expo & Advanced Materials in Health Care.

If you are interested in attending the K`13 show in Dusseldorf, please contact us for a complimentary pass.