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Barnes Group: Synventive just first in plastics foray

By: Bill Bregar

BRISTOL, CONN. — Barnes Group Inc. has made a “living” out of precision machining and fabrication of demanding components designed by customers — like parts for jet engines and car transmissions — but Barnes' purchase of hot-runner maker Synventive Molding Solutions Group signaled a change in strategy.

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