FOBOHA develops fully electric stack turning mold


As part of its drive to boost presence in medical markets, German moldmaking specialist FOBOHA now offers complex stack turning and cube molds that are totally operated with electric servo drives.

The all-electric design of a complete unit will be shown at the Ferromatik Milacron stand at the Fakuma show in the Friedrichshafen Exhibition Center Oct. 16 to 20.

"As the all-electric injection molding machines are increasingly becoming the standard in the market, FOBOHA's engineers have searched for solutions of how to make stack turning and cube molds entirely without hydraulic drives," the company stated in a press release. "One special challenge was the issue of how to integrate the necessary servo drives into the mold."...
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