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Purging Compound Insights And Tips

Topic: Best-practices

2 Common Causes of Distortion in Injection Molding

A common defect found in injection molding is Distortion. Distortion is when the molded part is..

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5 Chemical Purging Tips to Avoid Die Teardowns

Earlier this year, I worked on purge project with an operations manager at an extrusion plant in..

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Bridging the Gap

More often than not, thermoplastic processors run more than one resin. This is not a secret to..

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5 Tips: Quicker Color Changeovers for Low Temperature Resins

I recently worked on a project with a plant manager at an injection molding plant in the..

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Designing Parts with Liquid Crystal Polymer

Liquid Crystal Polymers such as Vectra LCP are some of the most intriguing super engineering..

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3 Causes of Voids in Your Injection Molded Parts

Voids are a somewhat common defective occurrence in injection molding applications.  They..

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Processors of Super Engineering Resins: Super-Fast Screw & Barrel Overhauls!

Processors of Super Engineering resins will understand and unanimously agree there is an..

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Chemical, Mechanical or Hybrid Purging Compounds: What's the Best Option?

Purging compounds are used to minimize dark to light color changes, speed up material changes..

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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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3 Small Processing Changes to Get On Your Boss's Good Side

In today’s world of plastics manufacturing, we are more focused than ever on prices, costs, and..

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