Hot Runner Technology

Copyright: 2006
ISBN: 9781569903957
Hardcover: 241 pages
$169.99 (US)


Heat Technology. Hot Runner Components. Heating Manifold Blocks. Heating of Hot Runner Nozzles. Temperature Measuring and Controlling. Material Behavior under Stress. Corrosion and Wear. Screw Connections and Material Selection. Basic Plastics Technology. Maintenance and Storage Molds. Design. Suppliers of Hot Runner Systems.


Quality and profitability of injection molding operations can be considerably influenced by the hot runner system. The many variations and design principles of hot runners are material dependent and therefore not universally applicable. Knowing about and recognizing these limitations will make or break a molder's success. This book provides a comprehensive overview of the state-of-the-art in hot runner technology, advantageous design principles, and applications. The user will find the necessary basics as well as many proven designs and application examples.

Author Info:

Unger, P.