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Plastic Injection Molding 101


FATHOM has created an accelerated injection molding 101 course—learn from industry experts and tour an active molding facility.Areas of focus during the event include design elements, tool construction, tool/part material options, regrind/recycle, and post operations.

CURRICULUM // Tooling & Plastic Injection Molding
OVERVIEW // History of Plastic Molding, Types of Plastics, Tooling Considerations, Q&A
DATE & TIME // Thursday, August 30th, 2018 @ 10am–2pm (Lunch is Included)
San Leandro, CA

The course is meant for designers and engineers, but private sessions can be requested, as well as customized for other product development roles directly or indirectly involved in prototyping and production (anyone who wants an introduction to injection molding). Handouts include a handbook, 2D drawing/CMF template/DFM templates, and cost driver information.

Later Event: September 10
International Technology Show