Category injection molding

what is automotive injection molding

Injection molding is a manufacturing process for producing parts by injecting molten material into a mold. Injection molding can be performed with a variety of materials, including metals, glasses, elastomers, confections, and most commonly thermoplastic and thermosetting polymers. Material for…

101 tips:low volume injection molding

In the world of injection molding, there are a variety of different techniques that can be employed in order to create the desired product. One such technique is low volume injection molding. This method is often used when production quantities…

history of mold designer

After the Second World War, people started using plastics more and there was a need for people who could design molds for plastic products. At first, these molds were made by artisans in tool and die maker shops. These artisans…

Common Rules for Runner Systems

No matter what type of runner system you’re using, there are some basic rules to keep in mind. Unfortunately, some of these requirements may conflict with each other, so you’ll need to find the best compromise. Rule 1: Decline of…