Mold Craft Inc. (booth 1295) will showcase a 4-cavity mold for very small parts at NPE2012. The “funnel tip” component for a medical customer of Mold Craft’s will run in the new Sodick Plustech LP20EH2 Micro Molding series with a 12-mm diameter plunger. Sodick’s booth is #363.
The funnel tip, which was molded of PEEK, has a minimum thin wall section of 0.008 inch. Designed and built by Mold Craft, the tool incorporates the patented MeltFilpper technology from Beaumont Technologies. The part is 1.3 inches long by .054 inch at the top of the funnel and .039 inch at the tip.