10 Critical Questions to Ask Before Starting an Injection Molded Project

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By: Liz Lipply | February 23, 2018

Questions are a good thing. Ask better questions, get better answers.

You’re a busy designer or engineer, and when you meet with an injection molding supplier, no doubt you’ll have questions about the process and the quality of the finished project. But to make the best decision, you need to know more. You need to be sure you’re asking the right questions.

We’ve narrowed it down to 10 critical questions you should ask before beginning any injection molding project. Armed with these questions, you’ll be ready to start your next project on the right track. No wasted time, no surprises.

After watching this short video, you’ll be better equipped to discuss your next project design with prospective injection molding suppliers.

Do you need to dig deeper into the injection molding process and research the options available?

We’ve created a handbook for designers and engineers, to give you a complete understanding of the process of designing injection molded parts.We started with the 10 Critical Questions in the video, and provided expanded information on what this means to your project.

In the handbook you’ll learn more about:

  • Designer and Supplier Considerations from goals to ownership and deadlines
  • Choosing the Right Injection Molding Technology for Your Application
  • Preliminary Design Specifications including material selection, use environment and compliance
  • Logistics and Processes from costs to testing

Designing Injection Molded Parts: A Handbook for Designers & Engineers also includes a checklist, so you can have your expectations defined. You’ll speak the language, and be ready with your goals, design specifications and cost considerations. Download the handbook today.

Your injection molding project will hit the ground running.


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