PHOENIX - Custom injection molder and mold maker Mastercraft Cos. of Phoenix installed two Cincinnati Milacron presses with 55 and 440 tons of clamping force. The firm also bought two used Van Dorn machines with 110 tons of clamping force. One was placed in Mastercraft Mold Inc.'s mold-making plant for mold tryouts. The press total is 20. Mastercraft Mold's mold design unit also added a Pro/Engineer computer-aided design station, and implemented a tool and die apprenticeship program through the Labor Department. Mastercraft employs 100 and serves the electronics, medical instrumentation and computer industries.
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