family mold

family mold

[′fam· lē ‚mōld]
(engineering)
A multicavity injection mold where each cavity forms a component part of the finished product.
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The Allrounder 1120H will be molding a PP folding step stool, molded in an eight-cavity family mold and snapped together in an adjoining cell with a pair of six-axis robots.
Complicating the situation further is the fact that many of these people fall outside the traditional nuclear family mold.
Liu broke the family mold in 1992, when as a citizen of the United States, he elected to enroll in the U.
A sampling of topics: principles of microstructural formation in semi- solid metal processing, development of heat resistant Mg-Al-Ca based alloys for casting and semi-solid forming, variable-runner system for family mold filling balance, investigation on fracture mechanism of A356 during thixo-forging, semisolid roll casting of aluminum alloy strip and its properties, continuous fabrication of sound semi-solid slurry for rheoforming, numerical simulation of mold filling in rheo- diecasting process of semi-solid magnesium alloys, viscosity-shear rate relationship during the thixoforming of HP9/4/30 steel, and hot compressive deformation of rheocast AZ31 magnesium alloy.
The mold for the micro gears was designed as a family mold with interchangeable mold inserts.
Supplied as a modular assembly kit, the box is produced in one family mold each for the housing and lid and for the insert and clip components, respectively.
It was critical that we could process the material in a family mold -- molding different parts in the same shot," said Charlie Craft, chief engineer at Streamlight.
Multi-gate, multi-cavity, and family mold layouts with improperly designed runners can result in higher fill pressures and overpacked and/or difficult-to-fill parts.
The Dynamic Feed molding enhancement system is said to deliver unprecedented levels of control to the processor, offering molders the ability to individually control the fill and pack rates at each gate of a multi-cavity or family mold, of at each individual gate in a large multi-gated mold.
injection molds the three probe handle components in a family mold.
Mr Klecker incorporated the data generated when creating the mold design to build a family mold that was used in the manufacture of the buttons, LED spacer, and mounting clips.