Choosing Ideal Resin for Plastic Injection Molding

Choosing Ideal Resin for Plastic Injection Molding

There are a few important considerations to make within any plastic injection molding process, and one of the key such elements is the resin that will be used. There are a wide range of plastic resins out there that have varying qualities depending on your final...
Why Plastic Gears are Overtaking Metal Gears

Why Plastic Gears are Overtaking Metal Gears

For many decades, the primary material used for gears throughout various industrial applications was metal. In recent years, however, plastic has begun to take a larger and larger share of the gear market, now with uses across numerous industries and fields —...
On Plastic Injection Mold Cooling Time

On Plastic Injection Mold Cooling Time

There are several factors that play a major role in the efficiency and part quality of any injection molding process, and cooling time is at or near the top of any such list. Cooling plays a huge part in the overall cycle time of a given mold, taking up more...
Avoiding Defect Risks in Plastic Injection Molding

Avoiding Defect Risks in Plastic Injection Molding

There are certain issues no one wants to see when dealing with injection molded products, and one broad category here is a defect of some kind in the final part. Many plastic parts don’t ever make it all the way to market with their originally-intended properties, and...

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