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Plastics injection molding process

See how you can simulate and evaluate your entire design and molding process with Moldflow® plastic injection molding simulation software. Visualize and access part properties and materials, and reduce production problems, retooling, and redesign. 

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Injection molding

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    Cooling for overmolding

    Extended to gas-assisted injection molding and two-shot overmolding (video: 1:56 min.)

  • Surface defect traceability

    View polymer pathlines to avoid surface defects. (video: 1:52 min.)

  • Induction heating

    Simulate electromagnetic induction heating of mold components. (video: 1:47 min.)

  • Controlled valve gate opening

    Optimize the speed of valve gates opening and closing. (video: 1:21 min.)

  • Thermoplastics injection molding

    Simulate and evaluate your entire design and molding process. (video: 1:55 min.)

  • Shrinkage and warpage

    Accurately size parts and molds.

  • Mold cooling

    Capture advanced cooling techniques. (video: 1:36 min.)

  • Best gate location

    Reduce production defects. (video: 2:03 min.)

  • Fiber orientation

    Assess shape and structural properties. (video: 1:48 min.)

  • Thermoplastics and thermosets

    Compare plastic material properties and molding conditions. (video: 2:05 min.)

  • Reduce molding defects

    Address molding defects early. (video: 1:53 min.)

  • Manufactured material properties (FEA)

    Verify critical loads with structural analysis tests. (video: 2:22 min.)

  • Defect visualization

    Visualize manufacturing defects. (video: 1:20 min.)

  • From art to part

    Take your design from concept to produced part. (video: 2:18 min.)

  • Two-shot sequential overmolding

    Analyze the overmolding process. (video: 1:52 min.)

  • Birefringence

    Predict optical performance issues. (video: 2:01 min.)

  • One-directional core shifts

    Simulate deflection on parts. (video: 1:47 min.)