compression molding


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com·pres·sion mold·ing

1. the act of pressing or squeezing together to form a shape in a mold;
See also: injection molding.
2. the adaptation of a plastic material to the negative form of a split mold by pressure.
See also: injection molding.

com·pres·sion mold·ing

(kŏm-preshŭn mōlding)
1. Pressing or squeezing together to form a shape in a mold.
2. Adaptation of a plastic material to the negative form of a split mold by pressure.
See also: injection molding
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The compression molding of the SMC plaques was carried out in lab scale molding facility at Ford Motor Company.
17 MPa, indicating that closed compression molding produces sufficient pressure for full consolidation.
It was found that the thermomechanical history during injection compression molding (ICM) process forms a quadrilateral-shaped path with the atmosphere isobar in the P-v-T diagram, with all three sides controllable by pressure.
Even with a preheated blank, compression molding in a conventional oil-heated tool reportedly would take much longer.
These semipermanent, water-based mold release coatings are designed for the injection, transfer and compression molding of rubber parts.
New unidirectional and bidirectional tapes of continuous glass fiber impregnated with polypropylene or PE are designed to be used as preformed inserts to reinforce polypropylene/PE parts produced by injection or compression molding or thermoforming.
NYSE: WST) today announced that it will hold a Groundbreaking Ceremony on July 1 at noon to mark the formal start of a project to re-establish a compression molding operation in Kinston, NC.
The compound is said to be recommended for transfer and compression molding of gaskets, seals and other custom molded parts.
This three-step process entails compounding, extrusion of a molten slab into the bottom half of a mold in a vertical press, and compression molding.
Entegris' new facility is an integrated operation consisting of compression molding, automated material handling, secondary operation, inspection, testing and verification.
Also offered is compression molding with new machinery/ molds.