Save 30% mold making cost? Are you kidding?
Most customer outsource mold to China is consider low cost. The time of windfall profit of mold making is gone, the cost is very clear. What is more, the cost of China is increase year by year.
The cost of mold making could be considering two parts.
1. The project itself
Consider the same mold drawing, take a simple mold as example, ABS plate part, LKM mold base, 150 x 150 mm, without slider or lifter, 1 cavity, two plate mould, direct gate, P20 for core and cavity, normal ejector pin, cold runner, 400# paper sand for polishing. What is the price?
It is mould, the cost is 1500$, the price could be 2000$, 3000$ or 5000$.
2. The mold maker itself
The mold making cost formula could be:
COST=30% mold material + 50% processing + 10% design + 10% other
We are not big factory, with no many machines. The cost of machining and factory operation is 50-60% of mold making. As we all know, the machining cost is high when it is busy, but low when it is not busy.
We integrate the elements of mold making, which has good machine capability and with good price.
We save cost for machining and factory operation. That is the reason why we could save you Max 30% mold making cost.