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Metamorphosis - Harmony for Multi-Technology Textures

USUAL OEM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Complex FORMS / SHAPES
  • Several MATERIALS
  • Mixed Manufacturing TECHNOLOGIES
  • Highly Complex Texture DESIGNS
  • Advanced Texturing FEATURES
  • Consistent and Constant QUALITY Appearance
  • Cutting TIME-TO-MARKET
  • COSTS Containment for Materials and Processes


USUAL SUPPLIER CONSTRAINTS:

  • MIXED Technologies for Texturing of Tools
  • FRAGMENTED Suppliers’ Know-How
  • CONFLICTING Patents
  • DISPERSED Engineering
  • DELAYED Development Times
  • UNMATCHING Technologies


METAMORPHOSIS OPPORTUNITIES:

  • HARMONIZATION Among Technologies
    Forms, Materials and Technologies

  • APPEARANCE Quality Improvement
    Distortions, Three-dimensionality, Directional Continuity, Details, Gloss Effects, Touch Sensation

  • FUNCTIONAL Quality Improvement
    Scratch Resistance, Cleanability…

  • SYNERGY Among Technologies
  • TIME-TO-MARKET Cutting and Balancing
  • COSTS CONTAINMENT for Processes and Materials


METAMORPHOSIS SOLUTIONS

  • SPECIFIC ARTWORK for each technology
  • CO-ENGINEERING for all technologies
  • SIMPLIFICATION of technologies

  • NEW PATENTS
    Method & Apparatus for Laser Engraving
    Method of Fabricating Bath-Models for Nickel Shells

  • DNA ARTWORKS are customized to match
    • Technologies
    • Processes
    • Materials
    • Suppliers
    • Appearances


INJECTION MOLDING

  • Greyscale ARTWORK
  • Distortions and Seams Containment: RENDER-TECH®
  • Three-Dimensionality Enhancement: SOFT-ETCH®
  • DTT Print: DIGITAL TRANSFER TECHNOLOGY®
  • SEAMLESS Printing
  • DYNAMIC Mold Engraving


HOW IT WORKS?


Customer will be requested to provide the 3D file (preferably IGS) from the tool cavity


Mesh file triangulation preparation


Standex developed proprietary software that allows us to unfold and make cuts with perfect matching lines



STANDEX MODEL-TECH

Rapid and Economic for Design or Show Vehicles

  • A new process to equip models, parts prototypes or every other support in form
  • Model-Tech gives you the possibility of applying a decoration or a texture to a part, a model, or any other physical support
  • Offer an excellent help to the design to evaluate the part in reality, as well in aspect as in color
  • Any type of decoration can be applied with a nearly perfect fidelity compared to any standard of aspect
  • Can be used for the evaluation of a part or a complete interior


MODELS FOR NICKEL SHELLS

Traditional Approach to Harmony by Mold-Tech

  • Traditional Master Model
    Wrapped by MODEL-TECH® Skin, utilizing RENDER-TECH® and SOFT-ETCH® Techniques - Virtual Rendering - Grain Deformation Control and Containment - Grain Orientation Control - Seamless Wrapping - Enhancement of 3D Effect

  • Simplified Lean Supply Chain

  • Reduced Time to Market


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Benefits from the Traditional Approach by Mold-Tech

  • LEANNESS: Less Manufacturing Steps
  • CUTTING Time-to-Market
  • STREAMLINED Supply Chain
  • FLEXIBILITY for Changes
  • SYNERGY with Mold Engraving Technologies
  • TEXTURE HARMONY
    - Distortion Containment, Three-Dimensionality Enhancement,       Direction Continuity, Details, Gloss Effects, Touch Sensations



New Patented Innovative Technology by Mold-Tech

  • PART RENDERING using RENDER-TECH®

  • RENDER-TECH® and SOFT-ETCH®

  • PRINTED STEEL MODEL (Negative or Positive)

  • TEXTURED STEEL MASTER MODEL

  • BATH MODEL CAST3
    a) LMPA MODEL CAST, or
    b) Electroless Activated EPOXY CAST

  • Nickel ELECTRODEPOSITING

  • BATH MODEL Melting or Destroying



Slush Molding and Vacuum Forming Shells

  • New Electrodepositing Equipment
  • Slush Molding (PVC)\
  • Vacuum Forming (TPO, ABS…)

    POROSITY BY ORIGINAL Mold-Tech TECHNOLOGY



SKIN EMBOSSING Mold-Tech’s NEW TECHNOLOGY

  • TOOL : ROLLER IN DURABLE ELASTOMER
    Material : Patented Application

  • FIBRE YAG LASER
    Higher Precision
    Four Laser Beams in Single Pass

  • MATERIAL REMOVAL

  • Apportionment of Laminated Elementary Volumes Elimination of Laser Lines (if desired)




NATURAL LEATHER PRESSING

  • TOOL: ETCHED PLATE
  • Distortion Control: RENDER-TECH®
  • Texture POSITIONING Controlled
  • HARMONY






CREATIVE SUPPORT for PATTERN DEVELOPMENT

  • Collaborative Approach to Grain Development Utilizing Metamorphosis Program
  • Theme Development
  • Preparation of Virtual Library
  • Selection of Patterns / Concepts
  • Multi-Technology Samples 3



A COMPREHENSIVE VISION

  • COHERENCE Among Various Technologies
  • SIMPLIFICATION of Operations and Relations
  • Consistent HARMONY Enhancement
    • Distortion Control – Seamless Textures – Three-Dimensionality
    • Directional Continuity of Adjoining Components
    • Detail Enhancement
    • Gloss Effects
    • Touch Sensation
  • Texture Features IMPROVEMENT
  • REDUCED Time-to-Market
  • FLEXIBILITY Among Alternative Options
  • Cost CONTAINMENT


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