Processes

Injection Moulding so, so cool

Injection moulding is a manufacturing process for producing parts by injecting molten material into a mould. Injection moulding can be performed with a host of materials mainly including metals, (for which the process is called die-casting), glasses, elastomers, confections, and most commonly thermoplastic and thermosetting polymers. Material […]

Business

Trustee

What is a ‘Trustee’ A trustee is a person or firm that holds and administers property or assets for the benefit of a third party. A trustee may be appointed for a wide variety of purposes, […]

Traditional products

Zulu wooden spoons

One of the traditional products made by Zulu craftsmen is wood carving. One of the things they excel at is the carving of beautiful wooden spoons.  Most traditional households made their own domestic utensils. Some […]

Processes

Spin Casting

Spin casting, also known as centrifugal rubber mold casting (CRMC), is a method of utilizing centrifugal force to produce castings from a rubber mold. Typically, a disc-shaped mold is spun along its central axis at a set speed. The […]

Processes

Blow Moulding

Blow molding (BrE moulding) is a specific manufacturing process by which hollow plastic parts are formed and can be joined together: It is also used for forming glass bottles or other hollow shapes. In general, there are three main types of […]

Cement

Hypertufa Mix

Hypertufa is an amazing cement mix that can be cast and carved. The real character develops later when it ages and the mosses and lichens grow. 1 Part Portland cement 1 1/2 Parts Peat moss* […]

Cement

Basic concrete mix

This is the most basic concrete mix for standard concrete work: The aggregate should be between 2,5 and 6mm, it provides bulk and strength. Mixture: 1 Part Portland cement 2 Parts Building sand 3 Parts […]