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Plastic injection molding is a process in which plastic is melted, mixed and then injected into a mold cavity where it cools to the configuration of the cavity. Then the object is released and the process is repeated as ... More »

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Some companies offering plastic injection molding include First American Plastic Modeling Enterprise, Xcentric Molding & Engineering and Proto Labs. In addition to plastic injection molding, each company offers services ... More »

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