The primary difference between silicone and plastic properties drives the differences in mold design. The largest difference is the temperature profile between silicone and plastic. The mold design and construction will also be dependent on the product geometry, size, materials, equipment, … Continue reading
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Question: What is the difference in cycle time for molding medical silicone parts vs cycle time for molding medical thermal plastic parts? Answer: The processing conditions can be optimized to match the tool design, part geometry, and material but each presents limitations. … Continue reading
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While it is difficult to provide one general answer to your question, if I had to limit my response to one word, “yes”, because the cost of parts is typically very dependent upon the cost of the raw materials, and … Continue reading
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In a few weeks Albright Technologies will be exhibiting at MD&M West from February 12-14 in Anaheim, CA. Stop by booth 1091 to find out how to get a free silicone sample and ask us questions about your silicone molding projects. Read … Continue reading
Silicone Design Limitations: Is there a minimum/maximum dimension that is achievable or surface finish that is unattainable? Silicone, especially liquid silicone will conform well to just about any mold shape that can be dreamed up, the difficulty is typically in … Continue reading