loading board

loading board

[′lōd·iŋ ‚bȯrd]
(engineering)
A device that holds preforms in positions corresponding to the multiple cavities in a compression mold, thus facilitating the simultaneous insertion of the preforms.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Additional visuals like the use of a whiteboard or machine loading board that lists current jobs can act as a machine loading and scheduling device that anyone in the shop can view to see what jobs they are running next.
For example, a loading board without any material on it, for a system of typical size, would weigh about 10 to 12 lbs.
Operators use loading boards to load the "metals" and elastomer performs into the press cavities.
Loading of phenolic, melamine, or polyester BMC materials accomplished with load cups or loading boards. Granular or preform load systems available.
The accident happened as a forklift truck was loading boards on to a hoist taking material to the top of the five-storey building at about 9.30am yesterday.
Loading f phenolic, melamine, or polyester BMC materials accomplished with load cups or loading boards. Granular or preform load systems available.