Increased productivity and efficiency is a primary goal for almost any molding operation. Performing in mold maintenance is one way to achieve those goals.
Obviously, there are a myriad of factors and considerations regarding design setup and maintenance while the mold or tool is still in the production environment, but in this recent article on ptonline.com, Randy focuses on three major categories:
- Setup and design consideration
- Cleaning, protection and maintenance
- Repairs in the press
He covers a lot of ground in this article, and provides some significant insight that is grounded in real word applications and experience.
You can read the full article here: TOOLING: Designing Molds for Easy Maintenance in the Press, Part 1
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