mold base

mold base

[′mōld ‚bās]
(engineering)
The assembly of all parts of an injection mold except the cavity, cores, and pins.
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DME innovated the standard mold base more than seven decades ago and continues to offer the wider range of mold base and plate options in the industry.
Lift bars, latches, water-connection kits, and hardware are provided with each mold base, which arrives assembled, tested, and ready for mold insert installation.
As described in the literature, whether customers select from the full line of valve gate or open hot runner systems, the benefits are said to include maximizing mold base efficiency, minimizing downtime and achieving superior part quality.
Tension exerted by the lift arms of the device is proportional to the weight of the mold base, resulting in a positive lifting action.
Mold Base Product Line: Standard Mold Bases, Stainless Steel Mold Bases, Special Mold Bases, Aluminum Mold Bases, Pre-Pocketed Mold Bases, 3D Rough Contour Milling.
reports that its SelectBase offers an unlimited variety of mold base sizes, steel types, plate thicknesses, and value-added features.
This includes replacing the shells, body, and mold base, as well as the stretching thrusts.
For creating the corresponding mold base assembly, including core and cavities, the Mold Solution Pack includes capabilities that begin with Mold Base for creating mold base assemblies while considering typical design-for-manufacture issues.
Initial mold base estimation - MoldWorks suggests a mold base size.
All mold bases are modular, allowing maximum flexlbility in designing a mold base using standard parts.
The new hot sprues use a single-drop nozzle, identical in design to standard nozzles used for multicavity molds, secured to the mold base by an adapter that provides support during injection.
Using SolidWorks 99 and the mold base software, one can now drag parts from the SolidWorks window and drop them directly on standard mold bases to easily crate cores and cavities.