Injection Molding Machines

Plastic molding solutions for a wide range of applications

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SXIII All-Electric Molding Machine

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Customer Care

Parts

With over $8 million in injection molding machine spare parts inventory and 4 parts associates on duty, we're set up to get you the parts you need quickly and efficiently.

Service

Our 5 North American service offices and 35 injection molding service employees are here to help support the success and profitability of our customers.

Training

We offer formal classroom training on processing, controls, and maintenance in our North American technical centers.

4 Ways to Ensure Precision Filling Transfer Using Final Pack Control

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, March 24, 2022 - The more you can control your production conditions in injection molding the more repeatable your results. When it comes to transfer from the filling stage to packing it might be considered the most crucial element o...

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How to Establish Optimum Fill Time with Precise Control

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, March 16, 2022 - When it comes to injection molding, the filling stage is critical. Filling too fast in order to save time or reduce the process cycle can end up causing gas to become trapped in the vents. Filling too slowly or fast ...

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Improve Product Quality with Better Screw Speed and Back Pressure Control

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, March 9, 2022 - When it comes to improving part quality and cycle times, don’t underestimate the power of proper control of back pressure and screw rotation. Together, these two functions have a major influence on an injection moldin...

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Improve Injection Molding Part Weight Stability with Plastrol

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, March 2, 2022 - Many manufacturers are facing increased supply chain hiccups, especially when it comes to resin. Pair that with increases in demand for everything from medical devices to semiconductor components and this leaves littl...

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Minimize Your Footprint and Bring Precise Control with Hot Runner Integration

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, February 23, 2022 - Hot runner technology has revolutionized the injection molding process since it was introduced over 50 years ago. With it, manufacturers have seen improved molded part quality, operational efficiency, and reduced ...

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Monitor Injection Molding Energy Consumption Easily on the SXIII Series

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, February 16, 2022 - Plastic injection molding machine drive technology has evolved dramatically over the decades. One of the most significant changes is the all-electric servo drive design in comparison to traditional hydraulic machi...

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Hoffer Plastics

Increasing plant efficiency with the help of Shibaura Machine

Machine Types:
  • Injection Molding
Industry:
  • Packaging
  • Automotive
  • Job Shop
  • Consumer Products
  • Medical

Founded in 1953, Hoffer Plastics has grown to become an industry leader and innovator in the custom plastic injection molding industry.  Located in a 365,000 sq. ft. facility on 24 acres and employing more than 350 people, they produce more than three bill...

New Berlin Plastics

Achieving faster cycle times and a higher level of precision with Shibaura Machine

Machine Types:
  • Injection Molding
Industry:
  • Automotive
  • Job Shop
  • Consumer Products

New Berlin Plastics was founded in 1975.  After two company moves in 1976 and 1982, business continued to expand, allowing NBP to transition to a new 100,000 square foot facility in 1998.  This facility is located in New Berlin, Wisconsin and serves as the...

Performance Gear Systems

Exceeding requirements for high-precision, tight-tolerance parts with the help of Shibaura Machine

Machine Types:
  • Injection Molding
Industry:
  • Automotive
  • Job Shop
  • Consumer Products

Performance Gear Systems was founded in 1997 with the mission to be a world leader in the design, engineering, and manufacturing of high precision plastic gears and actuators. Located in Plainfield, IL, this 50,000 square foot cutting-edge facility brings ...

Juno Pacific

Meeting the demand for high-volume, precision medical devices with the help of Shibaura Machine

Machine Types:
  • Injection Molding
Industry:
  • Medical

JunoPacific is a custom medical device design, development, manufacturing and assembly operation located near two major medical device hubs: San Jose, CA and Minneapolis, MN.Manufacturing custom plastic products for multi-national fortune 500 medical compa...

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Shibaura Machine Company, America Announces the Untimely Passing of Vice President and Executive Officer Thomas McKevitt

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, December 15, 2021 It is with great sadness Shibaura Machine Company, America announces the death of our friend, colleague, and Vice President Thomas McKevitt. Tom passed away peacefully surrounded by family on December 12th. He has b...

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New Year, New Initiatives: Message from Shibaura Machine

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, January 4, 2021 Upon reflection, the health and financial challenges faced by our company, nation, and the world as a whole in 2020 have been unprecedented, at least within living memory.  I am extremely proud to report our managemen...

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Shibaura Machine - Supporting critical manufacturers in the battle against COVID-19

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL - April 16, 2020 – Shibaura Machine is proud to work with our customers who have been deemed “essential manufacturers” during the current COVID-19 crisis.  We continue to ship out machines being used to make Personal Protective Equipm...

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Shibaura Machine - Services Remain Open During COVID-19

We continue to actively monitor and adopt to CDC guidelines, as well as those issued by federal, state, and local authorities to keep our staff, customers, and business partners healthy!Attached for your reference is a letter from our President and a hando...

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Toshiba Machine is now Shibaura Machine

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL April 1, 2020 – Effective April 1, 2020, our company name changed from “Toshiba Machine Company, America” to “Shibaura Machine Company, America.”  We started business as a machine tool manufacturer in 1938 under the Shibaura name, and...

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Shibaura Machine Company, America doubles its footprint in Midwest

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL, June 15, 2018 - The U.S. Injection Molding Div. of Shibaura Machine completed its move into a 58,000 square foot facility in Elk Grove Village, Ill., replacing a a smaller facility in Elgin, Ill. The new plant consolidates the inject...

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FAQ

Does Shibaura Machine offer 24/7 technical phone support?

Yes.  Dial 1 (888) 593-1616 #1 for service.  Outside of normal business hours, you can leave a message and an "on-call" technician will call you back.

Does Shibaura Machine stock machines for quick delivery?

Yes! We typically have over 100 machines in-stock and ready for quick delivery.

Does Shibaura Machine offer machine financing?

Yes, our in-house financing arm, TMAC offers a variety of flexible financing solutions.  Click Here for more information.

What type of training does Shibaura Machine offer?

Yes, we offer a variety of training classes including Processing, Controls, and Maintenance.  Classes are held in Elk Grove Village, Illinois, Ontario, California, Charlotte, North Carolina, and Markham, Ontario Canada. Click here to learn more.

Does Shibaura Machine offer an Industry 4.0 solution?

Our V70 controller supports OPC-UA communication standards.  This capability along with our machiNet IoT+m platform allows machine and process data to be remotely monitored and shared with plant MES and ERP system.  Contact your Shibaura Machine representative today to discuss your specific requirements.

Can your machines be integrated with auxiliary equipment?

Yes, in most cases auxiliary equipment can be integrated with our machines.  Speak to your Shibaura Machine representative for more details.

What type of warranty does Shibaura Machine offer?

Our industry leading, 4-year limited warranty reflects the quality and reliability of Shibaura Machine.  Click Here for more details,