Hints and Tips - Mould Tools

Wednesday August 1, 2018 at 4:27pm
Hints and Tips - Mould Tools

Mould Tools Tips and Tricks Here, we introduce 10 quick tips and tricks to using mould tools, and creating moulded plastic components:

  • Import Diagnostics
  • Evaluating the part/component’s thickness
  • Splitting part, to create plastics housings
  • Fastening Features: Mounting Boss
  • Fastening Features: Lip and Grooves
  • Fastening Features: Snap hooks and Grooves
  • Using interference detection on Multibody parts
  • Creating Ejector Pins using the core command
  • The ‘Y’ and ‘N’ Keyboard short cut
  • Creating Gates as Library feature parts.

This tips and tricks should enable you to create your plastic moulded components, and their tools, far quicker and easier.

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