3D Metal Tooling

11 Jan 2024

Exploring the Potential: 3D Printed Metal Tooling

3D Printed Metal Tooling is an innovative addition to printing tools in plastic which Overmould has added to its printing technology services. This tooling solution is ideal for projects that need many parts made at a faster rate.

Overmoulding tools and Technomelt

23 Aug 2023

Navigating Handheld Overmoulding Tools: Making Informed Choices

When it comes to overmoulding, choosing the right tools can make all the difference in achieving precision and quality. In this article, we explore the realm of handheld applicators for overmoulding, shedding light on important considerations.

Supporting CAP charity

31 Jul 2023

Overmould’s generosity aids UK money and debt charity

Overmould, the leading UK expert in Low-Pressure Overmoulding and sensitive electronics encapsulation, has been supporting a special charity, Christians Against Poverty. CAP UK is a Christian non-profit organisation providing free debt and money support for all communities across the UK, enhancing their financial situation, and improving many lives. The charity's aim is to: Relieve poverty [...]

Wearable device probe

21 Jun 2023

Overmoulding is changing the game for Wearable Technology

Overmould’s product portfolio expands into wearable technology which is one of the growing smart gadgets in the Healthcare sector. All our customer’s medical devices are provided with unparalleled waterproofing and shock protection. Read on to find out how our Low Pressure Overmoulding is the most suitable process to protect and encapsulate products types like healthcare monitoring devices.

Waterproofing electronic PCBs

09 Feb 2023

Waterproofing electronics and products of all types

Moisture can cause a wide range of issues in electronics and other devices, including corrosion of metal components and damage to sensitive electronic components. This is where the Low Pressure Overmoulding process comes to hand, as it can waterproof a wide range of electronic devices including circuit boards and connectors,

Henkel Technomelt Amber and Black

03 Jan 2023

Overmould are the UK’s No 1 Supplier of Henkel Technomelt®

Henkel is a world leader in high performance adhesive materials, and Overmould are proud to be their top distributor providing Henkel’s Technomelt polyamide adhesive thermoplastics and LOCTITE® products for over 20 years.

Henkel Technomelt,® used in conjunction with specialist Low Pressure Moulding equipment supplied by Overmould Ltd, offer a superior adhesion and sealing for a wide range of electronics applications enabling fast, low-cost encapsulation in any shape.

Guide to overmoulding parts

18 Oct 2022

Useful Guide to Low Pressure Overmoulding PCBs, Parts & Connectors

A look at the suitability of Low Pressure Overmoulding for parts, PCB’s & connectors with answers to the most common questions about LPM.

Pastor Joshua and street children

22 Sep 2022

Overmould’s charitable support continues to help worldwide aid programmes

Overmould, the leading UK experts in Low Pressure Overmoulding and sensitive electronics encapsulation, have been supporting the wonderful work of their designated charity, International Needs for over 5 years. This organisation has a worldwide reach with its aim to help families suffering through poverty and crisis to create a sustainable future. They work on several […]

Dave Morris Business Leader podcast

09 Aug 2022

MD Dave Morris participates in Leadership podcast

Business leader and our MD, Mr Dave Morris has taken part recently in an episode of The Leaders Council podcast, which has been created to spotlight CEOs, directors, MPs and other leading figures and give a variety of perspectives on business leadership today. Dave is interviewed by Scott Challiner discussing his experience from starting out […]

Smart Light device lit up

01 Jul 2022

Overmould collaborate with Combined Test Solutions to improve the Smart-Lights™ device

Combined Test Solutions is the leading UK provider of test equipment and instruments. We were asked to overmould two of their test products, the first being a Smart-Light, a tool for automated and quick test set up and fixturing of large harness tester interfaces.
Tim Morris of CTS explains the problems experienced before using the Low Pressure Overmoulding process provided by Overmould, how this proved to be the solution and why the chosen overmoulding material was used.

Haldex splitter cable uses Overmoulding

18 May 2022

Overmoulding Enables The Development of Haldex Splitter Cable

Haldex is a manufacturer of brake products, air suspension systems and products to enhance safety for heavy vehicles. Gabor Novek, Production Planner at Haldex, describes the issues and challenges involved in the recent development of a splitter cable used on the EB+ Gen 3 electronic braking system and how overmoulding proved to be the solution.

No water ingress

16 May 2022

Osprey Measurement Systems Chooses Overmould to Protect Electronics From Water Ingress

Osprey Measurement Systems manufacture precision monitoring equipment for the civil engineering industry. Their devices measure ground settlement and deformation during construction of road or rail embankments, tunnels, or deep excavations, ensuring an efficient construction process and safe infrastructure during its lifespan.
In such hostile environments one key challenge is to protect the electronics from water ingress. Overmould provided Osprey with a cost-effective overmoulding solution.