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7 Ways to Lower Plastic Injection Molding Costs

7 Ways to Lower Plastic Injection Molding Costs

Injection molding is a cost-effective way to produce parts, but there is often a significant amount of waste involved, from inefficiencies to user errors, machine damage and downtime, high scrap rates, and more. Here are 7 ways to lower your injection molding costs so you can improve your bottom line.

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How to Prevent and Troubleshoot Short Shots

How to Prevent and Troubleshoot Short Shots

Short shots are among the most common and visually obvious quality issues most molders face. So what causes them? How can we prevent them? And how do we troubleshoot them when they do occur? A short shot is when a plastic injection molded part does not completely fill out—a portion of it is missing. A few issues can cause short shots, and the fix is not always straight forward.

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6 Benefits of Plastic

6 Benefits of Plastic

We so often hear of the negatives that are associated with plastic that it’s easy to forget all of the...

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