The ToolingDocs® Mold Repair Certification Training is a four-day program that introduces a proven maintenance methodology including rigorous, hands-on training and how to correctly identify and document typical mold issues.
Attendees working in two-man teams will be required to accurately disassemble, evaluate, measure then record discoveries made during on a 32-cavity, 3-plate mold with tapered shut-offs using the appropriate (supplied) hand tools.
Students will work through all of the Eight Stages of Systemized Mold Maintenance, and determine appropriate corrective actions while applying the troubleshooting and bench techniques learned throughout the course.
Eight Stages of Systemized Mold Maintenance, what are they and why is sequence important
Bench practices and techniques when working on molds including precision tools
How to clean molds efficiently using dry ice, ultra-sonic and plastic media technology
How to perform a restriction flow analysis of mold cooling channels
How defect position tracking uncovers patterns and trends of repeating mold problems
What is laminar plastic flow and how it can create many part problems such as flash, non-fill etc…
Why craftsmanship and pride in ones work is critical to the performance of molds
Basic mold types and component terminology
Shop and bench design ideas
$2990 per student
May 7-10, 2019