molding press

molding press

[′mōl·diŋ ‚pres]
(metallurgy)
A press used to form compacts in powder metallurgy.
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An 18" x 18", 75 ton compression molding press is said to be a solidly built press with two electric platens and 3" diameter strain rods.
Freudenberg Medical has installed an injection molding press dedicated to the rapid tooling and prototyping program.
Among future additions will be a 1300-ton MX injection molding press and foam scoring/trimming systems.
The molding press for the new system is a 4000-ton vertical compression press that boasts 124 inches of daylight, a 112-inch stroke, and a minimum shut height of 12 inches.
The conveyor is designed to minimize the potential for preform damage: from the injection molding press to the product accumulation gaylord.
Adding interest is the fact that this part was molded on a Krauss-Maffei Injection Molding Compounder (IMC), a machine that mounts a twin-screw extruder over the plunger of a two-stage molding press.
The Soft-TEC conveyor is designed to minimize the potential for preform damage: from the injection molding press to the product accumulation gaylord.
The result is trimmed in a robotic cutting cell using high-pressure water, then placed by robot in a horizontal 2500-ton standard-issue injection molding press.
All that's needed is to run a single wire from the molding press to the box.
And since the Rollaveyor unit receives parts directly from the molding press via conveyor, it keeps pace with production, reduces handling, and eliminates parts storage.
The resulting improvements in molding press performance have been documented to reduce scrap and rework rates, load rates, warping and cycle times while improving repeatability, mechanical strength and surface quality.
The Vacu-Jet vacuum molding press series ranges from 200 to 500 ton models with platen sizes from 500 mm to 900 mm square.