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Jerry Weddell

Jerry Weddell
Jerry has over 20 years of experience in mold making & working with Purging Compounds.

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Excited about Sunday Night or Monday Morning Start Up?

It's Friday night at 9:00 pm and you look at your phone and realize you have just two more hours..

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4 Hot Runner Tips For Processing Heat Sensitive Material

Processors know that hot runners can be temperamental and need more care than basic molds. If..

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Don't Forget to Clean the Check Ring

To maximize the performance of your purging compound you should always completely follow the..

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"Value-Added"-More Than a Buzzword

Plastics manufacturing provides to a huge portion of the average everyday purchase. Candy bar..

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Tools of the Trade – 3 Things Every Process Tech Should Have

Arming your processing group with all the tools to be successful can do more to improve your..

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Color Changes: Where is All That Material Going?

Most companies complete a physical inventory of their resin, colorant, and additives. They..

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How Hot Is It? Understanding Operating Temperatures In Plastics Processing

You may think you know what your melt temperature is, but do you really?  Do you know what the..

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Backpressure & Decompression

 Back Pressure in an injection molding process is often defined as “the resistance of the screw..

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How to Deal With Nozzle Tip Issues

An often overlooked part of the injection molding process is the nozzle tip.  The nozzle tip is..

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Watch Your Fill Time

People who have been trained in scientific molding theory are familiar with the 4 main plastic..

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