Quick and Easy 3D Mold Simulation Gets Upgrades

New Release 7.1 of Moldflow Plastics Advisers, the simplified, easy-to-learn 3D solids-based flow simulation software is available from Moldflow Corp., Wayland, Mass.

New Release 7.1 of Moldflow Plastics Advisers, the simplified, easy-to-learn 3D solids-based flow simulation software is available from Moldflow Corp., Wayland, Mass. MPA 7.1 now supports annular runners—common in hot-runner systems—as well as networked cold-runner layouts.  Also new are enhanced visualization of sinkmark locations, increased analysis resolution available for highly detailed examination of results such as hot spots in a cooling analysis, and a greatly enhanced materials database.