North Carolina molder doubles down on electric molding machines


It was only two years ago that Bright Plastics, a diversified art-to-part custom molder located in Greensboro, NC decided on its first all-electric molding machine, a 60-ton Engel e-motion. That purchase was recently joined in Bright's cleanroom by two new, larger, and different models of all-electric machine.

The two new molding systems are also from Engel, 110- and 200-ton models of that company's more recently introduced e-max series of all-electric presses. The three all-electric presses are housed in a 2000-ft2 Class 8 (100,000) cleanroom and are busy making precision optical products and extremely tight-tolerance electronics components....
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