The Injection Molding Essentials class will provide a solid foundation for understanding the injection molding process and the critical practice of good production techniques. Participants will learn the elements and variables involved in the injection molding process as well as key terminology that will help them communicate and solve molding problems.
The class will meet Sept. 8-9 and is right for anyone who is new to injection molding or with no formal education in the science of polymer behavior.
Topics will include:
- Nature and properties of plastics
- Basic injection molding
- The closure, the injection unit and the mold
- Elements of the cycle
- Molding for quality
- Introduction to instrumented molding
- How to avoid common problems in molding
The registration fee includes interactive instruction, printed materials, and breaks. Lunch is on your own. Courses with low enrollment may be canceled.
CANCELLATION POLICY: A notice of 21 business days is required to receive a full refund. Individuals unable to attend may delegate a substitute anytime prior to the workshop without penalty. Failure to attend, without notice of cancellation, will result in billing to you or your employer.