Micro Molding the Tiniest Parts On Earth

Isometric's Donna Bibber and Brent Hahn were recently interviewed by Design News about the growing trend of miniaturization and the micro molding industry. The demand is seen in many markets, from fiberoptic connectors to intraocular surgical instruments. “Our main customer base has been medical and drug delivery device OEMs. Our value is in solving miniaturized device problems for fitting into tiny spaces such as surgical endoscopes, insulin pumps, wearable [...]

March 26th, 2021|

Donna Bibber Speaking At MD&M BIOMEDigital

Isometric's VP of Business Development, Donna Bibber, is a selected industry leader and speaker at MD&M's BIOMEDigital event. Her presentation, scheduled from 11:30-12:oopm CST on April 6th, covers risk mitigation strategies that prevent micro-molding program failures. Most importantly, she'll discuss how overcoming early technical challenges impact the reduction of costly, late-stage development project failures. Ms. Bibber's presentation was done in collaboration with Isometric’s team of subject matter experts, which [...]

March 26th, 2021|

Today’s Micro Molding Challenges, Part 2: Tooling – The enabler

Today's Micro Molding Challenges, Part 2 pushes forward the discussion on best practices for micro molding. It is well known that micro mold and micromachining are key to the realization of micro molded components and micro automated assemblies. Both capabilities require tooling and fixtures manufactured to extreme precision and positional accuracy in order to produce micro core pins, micro cavity geometry, and microfluidic surfaces. In Part 1: Tooling—the enabler, [...]

February 8th, 2021|

Micro Giants: Micromolding for Medtech

Medical Product Outsourcing Sep 2018 article featuring Isometric Micro Molding, Inc. Micromolding for medtech is becoming serious business. The medical industry’s demands are continually challenging suppliers and manufacturers to stretch their technical competencies into areas where they may fear to tread. Doctors and surgeons urge instruments for less invasive procedures and quicker recovery times, devices are shrinking and becoming more complex, and designers seek out smaller, high-precision components with [...]

January 31st, 2021|

Micro Molding Innovations For Medical Devices

Medical Product Outsourcing (MPO) spoke to the team at Isometric Micro Molding, Donna Bibber, Brent Hahn, and Wayne Shakal, to learn more about micro molding innovations for medical devices and the complex markets of biopharma and pharma.  The big challenges of medical device miniaturization have created crucial demands on micro molders to develop new processes and methods that are outside the norm of standard injection molding. Michael Barbella from [...]

November 18th, 2020|

Isometric’s Microns Matter® Process

Each phase of Isometric's Microns Matter® process allows for the accurate estimation of percentage micron tolerance risks, which mitigates risks during each phase. Truly, components and devices with micron tolerances can only be successfully manufactured by applying years of tooling and plastics engineering experience. These phases include: ULTRA-PRECISION TOOLING METROLOGY MATERIAL DRYING MATERIAL LOT TO LOT VARIATION MICRO INJECTION MOLDING PROCESS The histogram in Figure 1.1 shows the average [...]

July 10th, 2020|