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Understanding Blow Molding 2E

Copyright: 2007
ISBN: 9781569904169
Softcover: 200 pages
$109.99 (US)


Introduction to Plastic Blow Molding. The Basic Process. Polymer Materials. Extrusion Blow Molding. Injection Blow Molding. Extrusion Techniques. Guidelines to Selecting Industrial Machines. Extrusion Advanced Systems. Understanding Extrusion Blow Molds. Understanding Injection Blow Molds. Finishing. Troubleshooting.


This book examines hands-on practical applications, which will benefit those new to the plastic blow molding industry, as well as those who are experienced but may not have been exposed to all facets of a blow molding plant. People from various disciplines such as product and manufacturing engineering, marketing, design, research and development, as well as operation personnel, will also gain insight into solving the everyday problems of a blow molding operation. This revised second edition is expanded by a comprehensive troubleshooting guide that will prove particularly helpful to any practitioner.

Author Info:

Lee, N.

Norman C. Lee, a blow molding consultant, is the author of textbooks and video that are used in his seminar courses. Mr. Lee received an HNC from Northampton College of Technology in England and has been involved in the plastics industry since 1950. During his career he has held various tooling, design, and research and development positions Carolina Enterprises, Inc., Fisher Price Toys, and Plastic Omnium Zarn. His main focus for the last 20 years has been in blow molding. Mr. Lee has been granted 30 U.S. and foreign patents and has been and still is active in SPE in the Plastic Environmental, Blow Molding and Plastic Design and Development Divisions.