Mold temperature, whether cooling or heating is required, is very important to the molding process. Uniform molding temperature affects:
Therefore, the molder must be able to measure, regulate, and control temperature both at the injection molding machine, as well as the mold.
- Cycle time.
- Part quality and appearance.
- Optical quality.
- Shrink, stress, sink, weld lines, just to name a few.