Extol receives patent for revolutionary nanoSTAKE® plastic staking technology

Extol receives patent for revolutionary nanoSTAKE® plastic staking technology

Extol is pleased to announce that we have received a patent for our revolutionary nanoSTAKE plastic staking technology. This is Extol’s second patent for a staking technology that will change the manufacturing industry. NanoSTAKE was developed to.

How to determine the strength of a plastic staking joint

How to determine the strength of a plastic staking joint

UPDATED June 3, 2019. Originally published September 22, 2016. Design engineers often ask us, "How strong will my staked joint be?" Usually, they're designing a plastic assembly that needs to be staked, and they need to know how to design the part.

Getting nanoSTAKE on your next project

Getting nanoSTAKE on your next project

So, you've seen the new revolutionary nanoSTAKE technology and you are wondering how you can get it on your next plastic staking application. There are two great ways to do that. You can purchase a turnkey nanoSTAKE machine directly from Extol, or.

A staking process for lighting and electronics

A staking process for lighting and electronics

How many times have you stared at a plastic staking machine and wondered how long of a cool time is necessary to prevent the material from sticking to the forming tool when it retracts? Will the settings need to be adjusted after the machine has.

Discovering nanoSTAKE for the first time

Discovering nanoSTAKE for the first time

Several months ago, while spending some time in our Innovation Group, one of our company’s founders (or I can say engineers) asked me to come and take a look at something. Standing in our innovation area, Chip walks me over to a workbench where I.

Why does Extol have an Integration Support division?

Why does Extol have an Integration Support division?

Why does Extol have an Integration Support division? To support integrators of innovative, Extol technology. What is Integration Support?