NORTH BROOK, ILL. (Aug. 10, 2:40 p.m. ET) — The growing business in ultra-thin televisions is bringing increased interest in an Illinois producer of engraved cylinder molds. Jacobsen Lenticular Tool & Cylinder Engraving Technologies Co. is one of a few independent producers of the specialized cylindrical molds used to produce the film for the optical plastics industry. Its parts have been used in to make three-dimensional signs, orbital telescopes, in military applications and very thin, very light monitors and TVs.
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