Advantages And Disadvantages Of Injection Moulding

Release time:2018-09-15

Advantages of injection moulding

  • Fast production.
  • Low labour costs.
  • Design flexibility.
  • High-output production.
  • Multiple materials can be used at the same time.
  • Can be used to produce very small parts.
  • Leaves little post-production scrap.
  • Ability to include inserts.
  • Good colour control.
  • Good product consistency.
  • Reduced requirements for finishing.
  • Good dimensional control.

Disadvantages of injection moulding

  • High initial tooling and machinery cost.
  • Part design restrictions.
  • Small runs of parts can be costly