injection molding

3 Jan, 2018

6 Considerations for Choosing a Plastic Injection Molder

January 3rd, 2018|injection molding, News, News & Events|

Need your product or production element to be mass produced? Plastic injection molding may be the answer to your needs. Whatever your project, choosing a plastic injection molder isn’t a simple task. Before selecting a custom injection molder as a partner for your project, consider these specific questions to make sure you have a good fit.

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28 Dec, 2017

Injection Molding: How to Save Money Without Sacrificing Quality

December 28th, 2017|injection molding, News, News & Events|

Plastic injection molding is a cost-effective and efficient way to produce high-quality parts. Injection molding creates very little waste which means lower costs. That being said, there are still multiple tricks you can learn to further save money with injection molding without jeopardizing the quality of the final product.

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21 Dec, 2017

The Biggest Trends in the Plastics Manufacturing Industry

December 21st, 2017|injection molding, News, News & Events, plastics|

The plastics and manufacturing industries are experiencing rapid evolution with many exciting trends on the rise. The changing landscape of manufacturing includes exciting developments such as the growing use of Internet of Things (IoT) as well as innovative advances in polymers and additives. Also, improved automation and factory connectivity are supporting major growth in the plastics industry.

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13 Dec, 2017

Guide for Selecting the Best Steel for Your Mold

December 13th, 2017|injection molding, News, News & Events|

There are many different metals which can be used to create molds. The best option for one project may not be the best option for another. There are also short-term and long-term costs to consider. Some tools and molds may be less expensive to make but cost more to maintain while, for others, the opposite true. When choosing mold metals a balance must be achieved between these two considerations. Where that balance lies may not always be intuitive because some metals may react differently to different resins.

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8 Dec, 2017

6 Ways to Reduce Your Injection Molding Costs

December 8th, 2017|injection molding, News, News & Events, plastics|

When it comes to manufacturing many businesses are looking for any and every way to save money on the parts they’re having manufactured. Only a rookie company or leader would take everything at face value in this industry and expect to be fully optimized.

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4 Dec, 2017

5 Must-Know Facts About Injection Molding

December 4th, 2017|injection molding, News, News & Events|

Creating a product through injection molding requires four steps. First, the mold cavity is filled with molten material. This can be metal, glass, or plastic. Next, the material is rapidly cooled, which causes it to harden. Methods of cooling and cooling times can vary depending on the material being used. Third, the mold opens, exposing the part to air and giving it a place to be ejected. Finally, pins eject the new product from the mold, and the mold closes again to receive more material.

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28 Nov, 2017

[Infographic] 10 Steps for Choosing the Right Resin for Your Injection Molding Project

November 28th, 2017|injection molding, News, News & Events|

Choosing a resin is an important part of creating a successful injection molded component. You want to select a resin that matches your design goals, budget, and performance requirements. This helpful infographic outlines 10 important steps for choosing the right resin for your project.

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21 Nov, 2017

A Guide to Plastic Molding Techniques

November 21st, 2017|injection molding, News, News & Events|

Plastics are compounds that are nonmetallic and synthetically produced. After a molding process that shapes them into whatever a client requests, these products are then hardened to be commercially used.

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17 Nov, 2017

Essential Tips for Designing a Part for Injection Molding

November 17th, 2017|injection molding, News, News & Events|

Every manufacturer knows that before starting to draw up the design for a new part to be produced with injection molding it’s necessary to take many design essentials into consideration.

There are certain design essentials which have to be taken into account so that you can expedite the process as much as possible and avoid problems once your project reaches production. Let’s take a look at a few things that need to be considered when producing a design for an injection molding project.

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7 Nov, 2017

5 Things to Keep in Mind When Choosing Your Plastic Injection Molder

November 7th, 2017|injection molding, News, News & Events|

When it comes to picking a plastic injection molder, you will have plenty of options. There are thousands of companies offering their services, and it can be challenging to know what to look for when making a choice. You will need to know the right attributes to search for if you want to make the best pick. Let’s take a look at five things you should keep in mind when searching for the perfect plastic injection molding partner.

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