When to use or look for a custom injection mold from Plastic Injection Mold
While there are many standard injection molds available, not every project has a suitable existing mold. Custom injection molds are often required when an organization requires a part or product with the following characteristics:
Strict Standards. Custom molds can be built to produce components that meet a customer's exact requirements and constraints. This is critical for parts and products used in highly regulated markets, such as aircraft components or medical equipment.
High precision is required. Custom molds are specifically designed to meet a customer's product and production needs, so they are more likely to manufacture the required components to the necessary specifications and quantities.
intricate design. Custom tooling is not limited to producing standard component designs. They can be customized to fit almost any component shape or size, so they can be used to produce highly unique or complex parts and products.
Critical Factors for a Successful Mold Making Operation
Once you have determined that a custom mold is suitable for your injection molding project, it is important to find the right custom mold, and manufacturing partner. Some factors to look for in a custom mold maker include:
Good design and engineering skills
High-quality mold making materials
modern manufacturing equipment
Ability to Tight Tolerances
Committed to high standards