This Vintage Pocket Spec Book is over 10 years old and contains technical data that doesn’t exist anymore, with countless of discontinued grades listed. Of course there is still an enormous amount of current tech data as well. There is no wasted space for unrequired information, this book is clear, concise, and comprehensive in its listing of material types. It is definitely a "must have" book in the toolbox of any conscientious process technician or molder to ensure the best possible product from the molding process.
IDES Publishes New "Pocket Specs for Injection Molding," 7th Edition
Popular Pocket-Sized Guide for the Injection Molding of Thermoplastic Materials Now Includes More Than 18,000 Injection Molding Grades
LARAMIE, WY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 17, 2006 -- IDES Inc. Introduced in 2006 the published 7th edition of their pocket sized plastic materials reference guide, "Pocket Specs for Injection Molding." The guide, first published in 1995, has sold more than 50,000 copies and continues to be a popular reference book for injection molders.
This edition of "Pocket Specs for Injection Molding" includes:
--16 key processing properties:
Grade, Filler, Specific Gravity, Shrink, Melt Flow, Drying
Temperature, Drying Time, Maximum Percent Moisture, Maximum
Percent Regrind, Injection Pressure, Rear Temperature, Mid
Temperature, Front Temperature, Nozzle Temperature, Processing
Temperature, Mold Temperature.
--18,000 injection molding grades.
--Directory of resin manufacturers and contact information.
--Directory cross referencing tradenames, resin names and manufacturers.
--Troubleshooting guide with definitions and chart of recommended
--English / Metric unit converter.