Masking technology from Twickenham Plating reduces gold costs

Masking technology from Twickenham Plating reduces gold costs

Specialist technical plating services for electronics, telecommunication, aerospace, automotive and military applications by Twickenham Plating Group include selective gold plating, reel-to-reel plating and barrel/vat/rack plating. A new reel to reel selective masking technology increases selectivity and ultimately reduces gold costs further, says the company. Finishes

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White Horse Plastics gallops ahead in quality-conscious markets

White Horse Plastics gallops ahead in quality-conscious markets

Exhibiting for the third time at Southern Manufacturing, this time led by a management buy-out team, White Horse Plastics offers product design and tooling, through to manufacturing, assembly, packing and shipping. Technical injection moulding has seen the business prosper in the quality-conscious markets of medical,

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Ambersil blows away competition with its Air Duster Extreme

Ambersil blows away competition with its Air Duster Extreme

Industrial aerosols for professional use were first manufactured by Ambersil 70 years ago. Today there are over 170 products in the range, including solvent degreasers, specialist cleaners, lubricants, anti-corrosion products, one of the most comprehensive polymer processing ranges available, and market-specific products for food grade,

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£1m birthday present for Perfect Bore shortens lead time

£1m birthday present for Perfect Bore shortens lead time

Having just celebrated its 30th birthday, Perfect Bore Manufacturing recently announced details of a £1,000,000 investment in its deep hole boring capacity, including the acquisition a Tibo deep hole boring machine.  This will allow the company, which is exhibiting at Southern Manufacturing 2020, to offer

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3D printer from CDG 3D Systems uses dozens of materials

3D printer from CDG 3D Systems uses dozens of materials

CDG 3D Systems will demonstrate the Figure-4 3D printer with eight new materials at Southern Manufacturing 2020. The company sells and supports the printer in the UK. The fast, high-resolution DLP 3D printer uses a nano-micro film for virtual continuous printing in a dozen different materials,

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Investment enhances in-house capabilities for Bowyer Engineering

Investment enhances in-house capabilities for Bowyer Engineering

By updating the factory and buying new machinery, constantly evolving and learning new skills, Bowyer Engineering has a team of skilled engineers with decades of experience in both development and production. The company has invested over £1m in the last year in its machine shop,

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Hurco highlights programming simplicity

Hurco highlights programming simplicity

Software developments on the Max5 control feature will be demonstrated by Hurco at Southern Manufacturing 2020 on a TM8i two-axis CNC lathe. The Max5’s 19-inch, colour touchscreen control has always been popular, because of the ease with which a first-off part can be programmed. In

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Acquisition enhances capabilities for Lee Spring

Acquisition enhances capabilities for Lee Spring

This year at the Southern Manufacturing Exhibition, engineers and buyers seeking expertise in spring technology will be able to talk directly with the technical experts at Lee Spring. The firm has recently expanded its UK manufacturing operations with the acquisition of Lancashire-based Longcroft Engineering, enabling

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Take a closer look at VisionAid’s highest magnification digital microscope

Take a closer look at VisionAid’s highest magnification digital microscope

For magnification requirements over 300x, the FHD Prestige, is VisionAid’s highest magnification standalone digital microscope with integrated computer. A range of 1080P, 60 frames/s, Scandinavian digital magnifiers, microscopes and inspection solutions with magnification up to 750x will be showcased. They combine superior optics with advanced

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Investment cuts lead times and waste at Plastic Moulding Solutions

Investment cuts lead times and waste at Plastic Moulding Solutions

Specialist in injection moulding and tooling, Plastic Moulding Solutions made significant financial investments throughout 2019 in all areas of the company to increase production and bring significant benefits to customers, which it says is already reaping rewards. The company, which is exhibiting at Southern Manufacturing

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