Introducing Isometric’s Newsletter – Micro Features™

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Introducing Isometric’s Newsletter – Micro Features™ Isometric Micro Molding is excited to announce its new quarterly newsletter, Micro Features.  Since all we do is micro, this newsletter aims to share micro manufacturing trends, innovations from Isometric, a “Micro Part Spotlight”, upcoming events–and more.  Download the latest Micro Features: Download Micro Features Subscribe today to Micro […]

Donna Bibber is Keynote Speaker at MD&M South

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Donna Bibber is Keynote Speaker at MD&M South MD&M South 2022 kicks off next week in Charlotte, NC (June 14-16), and Donna Bibber, Isometric Micro Molding, Inc. CEO, will deliver the keynote speech. Titled, “Miniaturized Devices: Current and Future State-of-the-Art High Volume Micro Molding” will be showcased on June 14th, at 2pm EDT, in the MedTech Theater (Booth 1638). […]

Tremendous Honor Bestowed Upon Isometric CEO

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Tremendous Honor Bestowed Upon Isometric CEO Isometric Micro Molding, Inc. CEO, Donna Bibber, was recently inducted into the James B. Francis Academy of Distinguished Engineers at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. The prestigious engineering program at UMass Lowell is widely recognized as a leader in research and innovation for more than a century. Selected Inductees must […]

Isometric Micro Molding Adds Additional BMF Printers for Micro 3D Printing

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Isometric Micro Molding Adds Additional BMF Printers for Micro 3D Printing BMF Printers Support Isometric Customer Prototypes With Unparalleled Accuracy, Precision and Speed Isometric’s Partnership With BMF Since the fall of 2020, Isometric has turned to BMF’s micro 3D printers to round out its vertically-integrated micro molding, micro tooling, CT scanning, and micro automated assembly […]

Isometric Companies: Over 30 Years of Micro Solutions

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Isometric Companies History Over 30 Years of Micro Solutions Our rich history begins with Founder Michael T. Hudalla, who formed Isometric Companies, Inc’s. first division, Isometric Tool & Design, Inc., in 1990.  At that time, the Isometric vision was to manufacture tooling and provide manufacturing solutions to exacting specifications for ultra-small, ultra-precise, and ultra-complex applications. […]

Brent Hahn Joins Isometric Micro Molding, Inc. as New Global Director of Sales and Marketing

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Brent Hahn Joins Isometric Micro Molding, Inc. as New Global Director of Sales and Marketing NEW RICHMOND, WISCONSIN MAY 5, 2020Isometric Micro Molding, Inc., an industry-leading medical and drug delivery micro molding company, announced today that Brent Hahn has joined Isometric Micro Molding as Global Director of Sales & Marketing. Mr. Hahn joins the dynamic […]

Isometric Micro Molding is the Fastest Growing Medical Micro Molder in North America

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Isometric Micro Molding is Fastest Growing Medical Micro Molder in North America NEW RICHMOND, Wisconsin, March 6, 2018 – Isometric Micro Molding, Inc., a division of Isometric Companies, Inc., a privately held corporation is now the fastest-growing medical micro molder in North America. Total growth since 2015 has included: 2015 63% sales year over year […]

Biosensors Use Hand Held Micro Spectroscopy to Detect Cancer

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Biosensors Use Hand Held Micro Spectroscopy to Detect Cancer PCR, Assay Plates, Well Strips, and thin-walled PCR tips and wells have long been on the market and serving a scientific purpose.  Micro molded micro surfaces and tiny polymer components are a scalable and economic method to produce these biomedical and laboratory disposables. Fast forward to the […]

Micro Medical Device Chips Deliver Pinpoint Pain-Relieving Therapies

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Micro Medical Device Chips Deliver Pinpoint Pain-Relieving Therapies Often times in micro manufacturing, we use what has been successful in nature.  Commonly, natural pressure, or piezoelectric, capillary, and venture-type actions utilize pressure and surface tension to move fluids to and through implants and needles to move blood or active ingredients to direct places in the […]

Eye, Blood, and Joint Fluid Traveling Devices- Where Micro Molding Meets 3D Printing

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Eye, Blood, and Joint Fluid Traveling Devices- Where Micro Molding Meets 3D Printing It’s long been known that micro vs. macro physics have thwarted some efforts to create micro components and assemblies.  The study of Newtonian (fixed viscosity) and Non-Newtonian fluids (variable viscosity) fluids have an unique impact on developing and scaling drug delivery devices […]

What Are the Biggest Micro Molding Challenges?

What Are The Biggest Micro Molding Challenges? What are the challenges associated with micro molding? Donna Bibber, CEO at Isometric Micro Molding, explains what micro means in this informative video. Learn more about Isometric Micro Molding’s in-house micro solutions and impressive portfolio of micro components. Ready to start your own micro project? Contact us HERE.

What is a Brain Perfusion Phantom?

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A brain perfusion phantom is a 3D printed plastic brain that allows surgeons to practice mechanical thrombectomies. A mechanical thrombectomy is a procedure where surgeons thread a wire from the chest, through the neck, and into the head to pull clots out of the brain of a stroke victim. As you can imagine, there are […]

Tiny Medical Devices – Designing for Success (part 2)

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Tiny Medical Devices – Designing for Success (part 2) VALIDATION Picture this – your medical device is designed and you’re ready to validate the tiniest component – the technology piece that enables your intellectual property. You dive in headfirst, knowing your part has +/- 5 micron tolerances on a plastic part. You start like any […]

The Merging of Medical Device Manufacturers and the Pharmaceutical Industry

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As product technology advances and the general demand for healthcare expands, the industry line between medical device manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies is being blurred as innovative products continue to emerge. Manufacturers are exploring new technologies that adhere to better patient compliance, improve product safety and utilize unique drug delivery methods. These new technologies include:– Small […]

Micro Scale Manufacturing

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The Big Trend For Small Devices is Drug Delivery One day in the late 1980s, Donna Bibber looked over the shoulder of a “mad scientist” colleague at Corning Life Sciences – he was working on lab-on-a-chip technology, and Bibber realized that it could be a game-changer. She is now Vice President of Isometric Micro Molding, […]

Tiny Medical Devices – Designing for Success

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It’s highly likely that you, as a designer, will run across a part that makes your existing molding supplier sigh, cringe or even groan. It’s times like these that you need to listen to those body sounds and seek out experienced micro manufacturers that work on tiny dust specks every day. Tiny medical devices, micro […]

Miniaturized Medicine on the Rise

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It doesn’t take a brain surgeon (wait, yes it does) to understand the need for tiny devices that can maneuver in delicate tissue, tiny arteries, rigid ligaments, or membrane-like scaffolds. The trend continues and the corresponding need for micro components and assemblies that enable devices across all medical and drug delivery market segments. Some of […]

Secrets of Success in Micro Molding – part 2

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Micro Molding: High Aspect Ratio, Thin-Wall Micro Molded Devices The smallest components in a medical device or drug delivery device are often the enabling components of the device. Examples of these devices are Polymeric needles, catheter sheaths, microfluidic channels, endoscopic links, and PCR wells. As the components of these devices get smaller, the tolerances and […]

Secrets of Success in Micro Molding – Part 1

Medical-device, electronics, and biopharmaceutical manufacturers need new micro-molded products to create tinier, less invasive, and/or space-saving micro devices. Micro-molded components can be as small as dust specks and/or have features that small. State-of-the-art micro parts can have molded features such as dimples around 3 microns in depth and diameter—more than 80 million of them across […]

Proven Process for Extreme Precision Micro Devices and Implants

Isometric Micro Molding is the only micro molding company in the world with 4 in-house key capabilities for successful micro molding: Micro mold building, Micro molding, Micro Automation, and CT Scanning Metrology.  These are the four key factors for controlling quality and delivery for micro molding and assembly success. This blog will cover all four […]