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Five-Axis Machine Modifications Reduce Cycle Times

Expanding the capabilities of portal milling machine reduced cycle times and improved quality of large-section automotive and truck molds.

Mold Making Technology October 2019
Portal Milling for Automotive, Truck Molds

Modified Zimmermann 5-axis machining center improves operations at Commercial Tool & Die, reducing cycle times 10%.

Mold Today's Motor Vehicles September 2019

CTG Business Divisions


Est. 1953

  • Specializing in designing and building plastic injection molds, in-mold decorating, two-shot injection, low-pressure injection, co-injection, compression molds, die-cast, and prototype molds
  • Mold sizes range from 250 to 5,000 tons
  • Serving automotive, home appliance, consumer goods, hardware, heavy truck, and recreational vehicle markets
  • Included with mold build are project management, mold design, sample verification, tryouts, and on-site support for startup

Est. 1989

  • Sampling and tryout facility to ensure accurate tool performance
  • WBENC – Certified Women-Owned Business
  • Press sizes range from 85 to 2,500 tons
  • Mold verifications
  • Low-volume part production runs
  • Service and emergency part runs
  • Product transition overlaps (bridge runs)

Est. 1995

  • Automation, fixture, vision systems, and in-mold applique specialists
  • Highly advanced robotic assembly cells to manual workstations
  • Tier one approved fixture supplier
  • Research and development
  • Process development from concept to completion
  • Business and software integration
  • Comprehensive manufacturing solutions