Plastic Injection Molding Blog

12 10, 2017

Started from the Bottom – Now I’m Here…& You Can Be Too!

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How a Career with PMC Molds You for Success Now & in the Future!
Larry Floyd – President of Plastic Molded Concepts (PMC):

“I remember those days when my parents would tell me to get a college degree and become someone to be proud of.  Wow, what pressure!  I just couldn’t see […]

14 07, 2017

Plastic Injection Molding Design Considerations Checklist

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View or Download the PMC Plastic Injection Molding Design Checklist & Submit to PMC as the First Step in Starting the Plastic Injection Molding Design Process

4 07, 2017

Plastic Injection Molding Design Guidelines

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Plastic Injection Molding Design Guidelines – Click for the Most Important Aspects to Design for Plastic Injection Molding, Including Properties, Resins, Certifications & More!

28 06, 2017

Promises Every Plastic Injection Molder Should Make – 5 More Added!

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5 Quality Promises Just Added! Find out what Every Plastic Injection Molder Should Guarantee Before Working with Your Parts – Especially Mission-Critical Parts!

12 06, 2017

Plastic Injection Molders’ 10 Guarantees to Expect

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Click to see the 10 promises your Plastic Injection Molder should be making before they ever work on your parts – Especially if you have mission-critical parts!

8 06, 2017

Plastic Injection Molding Gate Design

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Issues with Plastic Injection Molding Gate Design? Click to Find out the Top 3 Causes of Gate Design Failures in Molded Parts & What Problems Can Follow!

31 05, 2017

Plastic Injection Mold Design Basics

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Poor specification & improper material selection is the leading cause of failure in plastic injected molded parts, followed by improper plastic injection mold design and processing practices. Click for a mold design checklist & guidelines for part specs, strength, aesthetics & more.

18 04, 2017

Why You Should (or Shouldn’t) Allow Parts to be Molded-In Stress

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In some cases, having plastic injected parts that have been (or will be) molded-in stress can be acceptable. However, all 4 of these key factors (cost, turnaround time, stress/pressure application & volume production) need to align.

For example, if high volume production is critical for […]

12 04, 2017

Top Questions to Ask A Plastic Injection Molder

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There are many questions you should ask a plastic injection molder before moving forward; however, these are the top 4 most important ones to start with. Stayed tuned for Part 2!

Plastic Molded Concepts is a U.S. plastic injection molder specializing in engineering resins (not commodity). We […]

5 04, 2017

Plastic Injection Molding Defect Guide

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The Plastic Injection Molder’s Guide to Defect-Free Parts
Plastic injection molders – whether lacking the experience, adept knowledge or proper equipment – can produce defective products that don’t stand up to industry regulations, appearance requirements, and/or general client expectations.

Below, we outline the most common plastic injection molding problems and the […]