Fundamentals Of Scientific Injection Molding

Wood Dale Tech Center
939 A.E.C. Drive
Wood Dale, IL 60191
Phone: 630 875-0202

Course Description

Instructor: Umberto Catignani

This course is for: Persons desiring to have a fundamental understanding of the overall injection molding process via Scientific Molding from the Plastics Point of View.

Course summary: Fundamentals of Scientific Injection Molding is an ideal class for someone that wishes to learn and understand the basics of injection molding while correlating classroom theory with hands-on machine time.

The course involves:

  • The Injection Molding Machine
  • Polymeric Materials Fundamentals
  • The Four Primary Plastic Conditions and their effects on Processing & Molded Part Properties
  • Mold Fundamentals
  • Machine Operating Controls
  • Processing & Troubleshooting
  • Injection Molded Part Problems & Solutions

While at the machine, you will be shown basic standard set-up parameters & techniques and how to properly operate the injection molding machine.