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Sep 08, 2017

Advanced Technology Injection Molding

Abery mold with Advanced Technology Led to Improved Plastic Molding Equipment

Plastic has become ubiquitous in our lives, despite the controversy surrounding it. It’s hard to think of any area of our lives where plastic in some form or another is not used. Unlike earlier plastic manufacturing processes, advancements in technology have led to improved plastic manufacturing. Thanks to modern plastic molding technology, plastic can now be recycled, and eco-friendly plastics are being created. Over the years, the plastic molding equipment used to make plastic has also changed – and for the better! Instead of fresh plastic being used every time for a new product, recycled plastics are now regularly utilized.

Integrated computer technology has ensured that plastic factory equipment for molding has become much improved. Complicated sizes, shapes and designs can now be easily manufactured. Plastic molds have a large number of uses. A few of the most popular mold uses include those for jewelry, ice cube trays, chocolate, and the list goes on. There are molds for cooking and art accessories. From defense items and medical kits, to all kinds of household appliances and electronics, they all make extensive use of plastic molds.

Molding is the method by which a pliable material (plastic) is given shape with the help of a rigid model called a mold. Manufacturers who specialize in plastic molding equipment use a variety of molding machines.