Injection Molding

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
PLA
120
2
3
0
3
Prerequisite:

None

Corequisite:

None

This course provides theory and processing experience with the injection molding process. Topics include machine type, molds, controls, machine-polymer part relationship, molding factors, troubleshooting, and molding problems/solutions. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of machine setup and operation and be able to optimize common injection molding machines.