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SIMTEC & RICO Group News – INSIGHTS 2021

Read the latest from SIMTEC and RICO Group companies, including an inside look to Multi-component injection molding, an exciting announcement about phase 2 of our Clean Room, and an intro to our new managing director- Roland Keller!

Quality & And Metrology for Injection Molded Liquid Silicone Rubber Parts

Whether you are a manufacturer of LSR molded components or a manufacturer that uses (or is considering) LSR molded parts in your product, this useful how-to guide provides an understanding of quality and metrology as it relates to LSR injection molded parts, common defects to look out for, and best practices for minimizing defectives parts in product shipped to customers.

Sterilization of LSR Parts for Medical Applications

Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) is a versatile material with countless applications across a wide variety of industries.¬†LSR is commonly used for sealing applications and for long-term use. It’s especially valuable for its constant properties over a wide range of temperatures and low compression set, which allows it to return to its original shape when compressed repeatedly. This quality is great for pumping and pressure sensing applications.

The 2021 MD&M West Show Wraps Up with Good Results for SIMTEC

The MD&M West Show in Anaheim CA is considered to be a premier show for medical OEMs and their suppliers. The 2021 show wrapped up on August 12, 2021, rescheduled from its customary mid-February date due to COVID-19.

SIMTEC Exhibiting at The MD&M West Show