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November 1, 2001

Mold Side-Actions: How, Why and When They Work

Understanding the effects of injection on the core, slide and associated components is critical to selecting the best side-action methods for a given application. The first article will discuss the basic physics underlying all side-actions as well as the fundamentals of side-action performance. The second article will discuss emerging modular technologies which provide alternatives to the limited solutions previously available.

Lastly, feel free to download the more complete version of this article as a pdf:  Moldmakingarticle2partsweb.pdf

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