What is different of mould, mold and tooling?
It is just the name say in different area and country for plastic injection mold. Mould is mostly use instead of plastic injection mold in oral English speaking in Euro. Mold for Asia, and Tooling is popular in America.
What is mold?
Mold is the Tooling or Matrix which use for mass production in industry, by injection molding, blow molding, extrusion, die casting or forging, smelting, stamping and so on.
Mold design is including DFM, Mold Flow Analysis, 2D Mold Layout and 3D Mold Drawing. It is part lay out, part line making, gate design, runner design, gating way, ejection method, cooling layout, etc.
Mold making is based on mold making and purchase mold base, steel and component by machined by CNC, EDM, Lathe, Gun Drill and Milling etc., make mold fitting and mold trial in the end. To see the idea into real by mass production.
Mold trial is the last processing to check if the work is making well. You will get the molded part to inspection specification. Make decision if itt is ok or NG after mold trial.
Can I make a mold by myself?
It is impossible for a man, except you have a complete company. It is a system project. It is easy to make prototype part by SLS, SLA, CNC machining or 3D printer. Let’s the professional guy do professional work. We are glad to make plastic injection mold for you.