molding plastic

molding plastic

A partially polymerized resin, usually in powdered form, which is molded under heat and pressure; often filler materials and pigments are added.
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Kulkarni explains how to use theories of polymer science and injection molding to develop processes for molding plastic parts and products.
It concentrates on molding plastic, but also offers a basic guide to molding ceramics and metal powders.