You might think plastic injection molding is complicated, but it is a very common manufacturing method used to create our everyday items, from daily commodities to all sorts of complex machines, electric appliances, vehicle components. Below are just a few objects we come across each day, many of which are made from plastic injection molding.
Auto Bumpers and Dashboards
When you get into your vehicle, you are surrounded by plastic injection molding products. For example, the buttons on the radio, the dashboard, the controls for automatic windows, the plastic cup holders and auto bumpers.
All sorts of lids are made from plastic injection molding, including plastic bottle caps, plastic cup lids and the lids for prescription drug containers, not to mention the bottles themselves.
The electrical switches used to turn on the lights or to power your coffee maker are injection molding plastics. Your entire electrical system depends on plastic injection molding
for reliable, consistently designed plastic components.
DVDs and CDs
You might be very surprised, but discs of many kinds, include CDs and DVDs, are made from injection molding.
The healthcare industry relies on plastics more than any other, for plastics are versatile, lightweight, sanitary and replaceable. Many medical devices used in medical facilities and at home by patients are made from plastic injection molding, which includes containers, plastic syringes and some tools used in actual medical procedures.