Plastic Materials Processing & Testing
|Course Fee||1,495.Certification is included in the course costs.|
|Subjects Taught|| Introduction to Plastic Materials
Where plastics come from
Overview of different materials structure, properties and typical applications
Typical processing conditions and characteristics
Q&A session Polymer processing Techniques
Discussion of the various techniques available for conversion of plastic raw material to products.
Practical demonstrations of Injection Moulding, Blow Moulding
Extruded Tube Materials commonly used, typical test methods appropriate for tubing and the common defects which may occur
Material and product testing Various material and product testing techniques - demonstrations including tensile, impact, fall dart, melting point, material flow properties, density and material identification techniques
Injection moulded components Materials used, test techniques and common defects (warpage, sinks, surface defects, flash, short shots etc.) Practical demonstrations of defects and processing solutions on our 240 tonne DEMAG moulding machine Review of course The various topics covered will be reviewed and a question and answer session will complete the course.
|FETAC Code||5N3034: Plastics Materials and Processing|
|Enrolment and Start Dates Comment||4th - 7th November 2013|
|Course Content||Introduction to Plastic Materials
Polymer Processing Techniques
Material and Product Testing
Injection Moulded Components
Who Should Attend
A section of this course will also be delivered at the CNMR (formerly the Polymer Development Centre), Athlone, but attendees will be given full details when booking this course.
|Further Enquiries||Tel 090 6471223
Fax 090 6471221
|Location of Course||First Polymer Training, 7 Centre Court, Blyry Business and Commercial Park, Athlone|