Proto Labs, Inc. (NYSE:PRLB) will formally introduce its new metal injection molding process in New York at the Atlantic Design and Manufacturing trade show on June 10-12. Over the past year, the online and technology-enabled quick-turn manufacturer has developed an advanced process for molding low-volume stainless steel parts, which is now available to its customers.
With molding, machining, and now additive manufacturing, Proto Labs is in the unique position to take its customers from the very early stages of prototyping up through mid-volume production. “We’ve added five new manufacturing processes in the first five months of 2014,” says Holt. “It’s all about talking with our customers, listening to what they want and providing it to them. MIM, LSR and our three additive processes represent that.”About Proto Labs, Inc.Proto Labs is a leading online and technology-enabled quick-turn manufacturer of custom parts for prototyping and short-run production. Proto Labs provides “Real Parts, Really Fast” by utilizing injection molding, computer numerical control (CNC) machining and additive manufacturing to produce custom parts for product designers and engineers worldwide. For more information, visit protolabs.com.