Category Archives: Gas-Assist Injection Molding

12 Machinery Builders Now Offer MuCell-Ready Equipment

The DVD video bezel frame in the Mercedes-Benz S-Class luxury sedan uses a molding foaming process to achieve dimensional stability, reduce warpage, lower weight and cut costs. It’s [..]

ABS, Automotive, Blow molding, Cooling/Heating, Gas-Assist Injection Molding, Injection Molding, North America, Polycarbonate , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Gas-Assist Process Creates Tubes With Turns, Fastening Points

IVP Plastics of Washington, Illinois uses a gas-assist molding technology to create a one-shot injection-molded, non-linear hollow shape with 90 degree turns and molded fastening points, according to [..]

Automotive, Gas-Assist Injection Molding, North America, Polyphenylene sulfide , , , ,

Steam-Assisted Molding Improves Surface Finishes

An innovative steam molding system developed in England and Taiwan is widely used in Asia to improve the surface finish of television frames and may be moving to [..]

Asia, Electronics, Europe, Gas-Assist Injection Molding, Injection Molding, Medical

Controlled Foaming Creates Best of Two Worlds

In what seems like a pretty straightforward process, two German organizations are promoting a concept they call “pull and foam” in which foaming is controlled by withdrawing a [..]

Automotive, Blowing Agents, Construction, Consumer Goods, Design, Electronics, Europe, Gas-Assist Injection Molding, Industrial, Injection Molding, Office Products, Sports