PT ZONE: Multi-Component Molding

Engel to launch Asia-specific subsidiary at Chinaplas
Some nine years after breaking ground on its own press manufacturing site in China, Engel is reaffirming its faith in the Chinese injection molding market with the launch of a new operation, and brand, intended to serve what it calls the "large commodity applications segment." More (+)
Carving a Niche with Multi-Material Sampling
In-house commissioning of multi-shot plastic injection molds is expected to pay dividends for this moldmaker—and, perhaps more importantly, for its customers. More (+)


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MRPC Takes ‘Holistic’ Approach To Scientific Molding

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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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