13 04, 2016

How does plastic injection molding work?

By |2016-11-04T10:38:11+01:00April 13th, 2016|Curiosity|0 Comments

It's one of the most common manufacturing processes in the world, responsible for a huge number of the products you own. Yet most people don't know how it works. How do you produce plastic into the millions of products produced daily? By squeezing them into the right shape in a process called Plastic Injection Molding. [...]

4 03, 2016

The Ingenious Design of the Aluminium Beverage Can

By |2016-11-04T10:38:16+01:00March 4th, 2016|Inspiration|0 Comments

From its complex manufacturing process to its innovative two-stage opening mechanism, the humble aluminium can is a groundbreaking innovation. Real innovators look at the world around them with an ongoing sense of curiosity as to how things work. How they are created. And how they can be improved. In the excellent video above, Bill "Engineerguy" [...]