mold steel

mold steel

[′mōld ‚stēl]
(metallurgy)
Steel of tool-steel quality used to make molds for plastics; properties include uniform texture, good machinability with die-sinking tools, and lack of microscopic porosity.
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TZERO[TM] Product Development: Of value to the OEM, Contract Manufacturer, and Molder, RJG can advise on the up front product development process to optimize manufacturability, before any mold steel is cut.
63 t, mold steel support for roof construction, total 1,585 t, pull / push rod constr.
This type of steel in the steel mill after fully forged into the module, pre heat treatment to the requirements of the hardness, the general conditioning to 30~5HRC after use, P20, 718 is the most widely used in the international pre hardened plastic mold steel.
In this seminar, participants will compile a design guide for the compound to reduce mold fouling, including a brief discussion on mold steel selection and mold design.
The software also evaluates cavity temperature, the layout and geometry of tempering channels, the mold steel, thermal properties of the resin being molded, and shear-induced heat dissipation during filling.
It specialises in machining mold steel and with some 80 employees the firm generated revenue of about EUR 19 million (USD 24.
7 December 2012 - Austrian steel maker and processor Voestalpine AG (WBAG:VOE) said today that one of its units had taken over Canadian mold steel machining firm Sturdell Industries Inc for a non-specified sum.
7 December 2012 a[euro]" Austrian steel maker and processor Voestalpine AG (WBAG:VOE) said today that one of its units had taken over Canadian mold steel machining firm Sturdell Industries Inc for a non-specified sum.
The work piece material used was AISI P20 hardened mold steel with a chemical composition presented in table 1.