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4 News PAGE 15


15 Hard and soft options for car surfaces Peter Mapleston discovers the latest advances in injection moulding technologies and materials for Class A automotive interiors and exteriors


COVER IMAGE: LEONHARD KURZ


23 Review: Fakuma 2018 At the Fakuma show in October, machinery companies refocused Industry 4.0 towards practical steps that injection moulders can take in production, writes David Eldridge


31 Latest advances in hot runner technology Suppliers are meeting industry needs for robust, reliable and efficient hot runner systems for an increasingly diverse range of applications. By Mark Holmes


46 Event Preview: Plastics Regulations Forming the right response to regulatory questions – that’s the subject for AMI’s Plastics Regulations, Pittsburgh 2018 conference, the first to take place in the US


49 New polyamide materials proliferate Development work by producers has led to a surge in new grades of polyamide 6 and 66, PA46, PPA and other materials for specific customer demands. By Peter Mapleston


66 Diary


67 Hydraulic Fluids Guide A special 12-page guide from ExxonMobil: Advancing Industry 4.0 in plastics with hydraulic fluids


COMING NEXT ISSUE � Thin Wall Moulding � Thermoplastic Composites � Product Design


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