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Published on January 1, 2008

A New Approach to High Performance Injection Moulding

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Date Published January 1, 2008

This Report has been authored by:F. Svaricek at University of Hanover, Germany #with# J. Gogolin at University of Hanover, Germany #with# V. Haertel at University of Hanover, Germany #with# T. Nieberl at University of Hanover, Germany

The paper discusses a new type of injection molding system which is capable of homogeneously raising the temperature of the compound during the injection cycle in a well-controlled process. Temperature raises up to 50 degrees C are achieved without changing the compound formulation or any changes to the mold, thus reducing the cure time depending on the geometric size of the product manufactured up to 50%. The scientific basics of this approach are discussed including the rheological design of the respective injection system. 
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