PC injection molding properties and conditions

By Jackie | December 4, 2018

What is the PC material, and what are its purposes? Polycarbonates, more commonly known as PC, are a group of thermoplastic polymers containing carbonate groups in their chemical structures. Although PC are commercially available in a diversity of different of colors (either translucent or opaque), the raw material is able to transmit light internally in … Read more

POM injection molding properties and conditions

By Jackie | December 3, 2018

What is the POM material, and what are its purposes? Polyoxymethylene (POM), also known as acetal, polyacetal, and polyformaldehyde, is a naturally white semi-crystalline engineering thermoplastic used in production of precision parts that require high stiffness, low friction, excellent dimensional stability, as well as high resistance to abrasion, heat, water absorption and organic chemical compounds, … Read more

Nylon(PA) injection molding properties and conditions

By Jackie | November 29, 2018

What Is the Nylon Material, and What Are Its Purposes? The Nylon material can be used in a great diversity of application projects, including clothing, rubber material reinforcement such as car tires, applications as a rope or a thread, as well as a great number of plastic injection molded vehicle parts and mechanical equipment. It is … Read more

PP injection molding properties and conditions

By Jackie | November 28, 2018

What Is the Polypropylene (PP) Material, and What Are Its Purposes? Polypropylene, commonly known as PP, is a thermoplastic addition polymer made by combining several propylene monomers. It features a wide range of applications that include packaging of consumer products, plastic components for such industries as the automotive industry.Relatively speaking, the surface of the PP plastic is … Read more

ABS injection molding properties and conditions

By Jackie | November 27, 2018

What Is the ABS Material? Commonly known as ABS, Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene is an opaque thermoplastic polymer. ABS is amorphous and therefore has no true melting point. Thermoplastic (VS “thermoset”) describes how the ABS plastic responds to heat. A thermoplastic material becomes liquid when heated to a certain temperature level (105 degrees Celsius in the case of ABS … Read more

Find a turnkey injection molding manufacturer in China

By Jackie | November 18, 2018

To produce superior quality tailor made parts, an entire team of skilled professionals is needed; we have to verify and source multiple service providers, such as design & engineering, tooling, troubleshooting, quality control, packaging and shipping providers, while facilitating and organizing the communication among different sides. However, if you choose to work with a turnkey manufacturer, all these sources … Read more

How to design the wall thickness for plastic product?

By Jackie | November 15, 2018

When designing a plastic part, its wall thickness must be carefully identified by properly considering the balance among weight, geometry and budget. For instance, though the thick plastic walls offer greater strength, they tend to warp when cooled in the manufacturing process. Among all the design elements, the thickness of a wall exerts the largest impact on … Read more

What should we consider before making a plastic injection mold?

By Jackie | November 13, 2018

A plastic part can be manufactured in many different ways. If you anticipate a high enough production volume, one of the most cost efficient ways to get the job done should be the plastic injection molding process. However, there are multiple considerations when you decide on the plastic injection molding process: Sales Volume Appropriate Budget … Read more

What is the advatange of plastic compare to metal?

By Jackie | November 10, 2018

With the appearance of engineering grade resin materials, the conversion from metal to plastic was introduced in the 1950s. However, until today a lot of manufacturers are still not familiar with the benefits of the technique. Now, in the ever changing landscape, many different sophisticated and cost effective plastic materials are being researched and developed, … Read more

The 3D Printing VS Plastic Injection Molding

By Jackie | November 7, 2018

We held a discussion on the 3D printing technology. Although the new printing technology has come into existence for quite some time, it has only been about 5 years since the technique becomes known to the public. During that period of time, the actual capabilities of the 3D printing technology has been overshadowed by how … Read more