Fundamentals of Scientific Injection Molding (FSM) - April 9 - 11

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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.

Class Duration: 3 Days - 1 1/2 Day Machine Time and 1 1/2 Days Lecture/Classroom.

Cost to Attend: $1495.00

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 class 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

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


How can I contact the organizer with any questions? umberto@orbitalplastics.com

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? No

Can I update my registration information? Yes

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable? Yes

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends? Yes - Please let us know the name of the attendee.

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