San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
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 Day Machine Time and 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
Voids Sinks Flash Shorts
Weldlines Splay Jetting Burn Marks Warpage
While at the machine, you will be shown basic standard set-up parameters & techniques and how to properly operate the injection molding machine.
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Mr. Umberto Catignani is President of Orbital Plastics Consulting, Inc., Past President of the Southern Section of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE). Mr. Catignani is also Co-founder of the Paulson School of Molding (PSM) and served as the principal instructor from 2004- 2010. Mr. Catignani is a past instructor for SPI Learning Network, Master Molder 1 & 2 Certified with past work experience at IBM, GM, Delphi and Husky. With over 19 years of hands-on injection molding experience he also holds a MS in Polymer Engineering from The University of Akron and a BS in Materials Engineering from the University of Cincinnati