First published in the US in 1983 and now known throughout the plastics industry, this new edition of Stoeckhert s classic handbook provides all of the fundamental and engineering aspects of mold design construction and mold manufacturing. The second edition is completely revised and up-dated. The latest developments in technology, such as CAD and rapid prototyping, are included.
Contents: Molds for Various Processing Methods. Mold Materials. Manufacturing and Machining Methods. Secondary Treatment Methods.
Reviews: "This comprehensive and concise in-depth review of mould construction for all major plastics processing techniques will prove extremely useful for engineers, designers, processors, technical salesmen, and students interested in all aspects of mould construction." European Plastics News
"... provides detailed, basic information on the design and manufacture of molds ... mold materials, manufacturing and machining methods and secondary mold treatment techniques." ModernPlastics
(reviews of the 1st edition)