PT ZONE: Multi-Component Molding

INJECTION MOLDING: Multilayer Barrier System To Debut at NPE
Three-layer coinjection system for PET preforms saves on expensive barrier material. More (+)
INJECTION MOLDING: New High-Speed Hybrid Machine And Novel Robot at NPE
Look for everything from automotive hybrid composites to medical in-mold assembly. More (+)


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INJECTION MOLDING: Six Wittmann Molding Cells And New Robots in Orlando

From micromolding to 650-ton presses will be operating with robots, IML, LSR, Varioutherm, foam, and two-shot molding.

Try Multilayer Injection for Efficient Molding of Thick-Walled Lenses

A new approach to multilayer injection molding boosts productivity in making challenging optical plastic parts, such as thick-walled LED lenses for automotive headlights, which have tolerances in the micron range.

INJECTION MOLDING: Hot Runners & Coinjection at Fakuma

Retrofittable coinjection systems and new hot-runner nozzles and controls are just some of the news from Mold-Masters.

Integrated Multi-Process Cells Hum at Fakuma Show

Why not combine plastic injection with metal injection, or bead-foam molding, or laser printing?

INJECTION MOLDING: Added Flexibility in Sandwich Molding

It rotates 180 degrees to switch skin and core materials.

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Multi-Component Molding

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In multi-component molding resins with different properties are combined to a single part to improve aesthetics or functionality. Two-shot molding, co-injection, and hard-soft combinations of thermoplastics are all variations of multi-component molding.


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