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Scientific Molder 1 - Certification - Los Angeles | | Monday, 02. December 2019



Scientific Injection Molder 1 – CERTIFICATION COURSE
This Course is For:


Molding Technicians & Set-up Personnel
Process & Tooling Engineers
Production Supervisors
Manufacturing and Process Engineering Supervisors
Other personnel desiring to learn Scientific Molding Principles and how to properly setup an injection molding machine while correlating classroom theory with hands-on machine time


Class Duration: 6 Days – 2.5 Days Machine Time and 2.5 Days Lecture/Classroom
Optional: 6th Day for attendees who desire Formal Certification
Cost to Attend: $2695.00
Suggested Pre-Requisites: 

Basic Understanding of Overall Injection Molding Process & Terminology
Hands-on Experience in Operating and Troubleshooting Injection Molding Machines

Course Summary: Scientific Molder 1 is a one week training program for molders with existing experience who wish to learn Scientific Molding from the Plastics Point of View and apply this knowledge using screw position switchover processing techniques.  The class involves

Polymeric Materials Fundamentals
The Injection Molding Machine
Machine Operating Controls
Polymeric Flow Behavior
The Four Primary Plastic Conditions and their effects on Processing & Molded Part Properties
Mold Fundamentals
Hands-on Implementation of Screw Position Switchover Techniques via Scientific Molding.
Establishing Universal Processing Parameters: How to run same process worldwide.
Introduction to In Mold Instrumentation
Calculations to convert Machine Parameters to Plastic Parameters
Estimating Clamp Tonnage
Sizing Injection Units
Injection Molded Part Problems & Solutions

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