Short Run Production    

Parts Only - Rapid Prototype Injection Moulding

'Parts only', is a low cost, fast turnaround service, with parts often delivered in less than two weeks, depending on size and complexity.

Formero has a library of mould bases into which tooling inserts are fitted based on CAD drawing supplied by our customers.

The Parts Only service caters for production runs of up to 1000 pieces. However, depending on the parts influence on the tool life 5000+ shots have been achieved.

Advantages

  • Very cost effective - no capital tooling outlay
  • Lead time - less then 2 weeks
  • Most types of thermoplastic materials and colours available
  • Broad range of surface finishes and textures achievable on tools
  • Pad-printing available
  • Over-moulding and Insert moulding

 

Whether it be for short production runs, pre-production or prototyping purposes, download a guide to designing parts suitable for Parts Only injection moulding service.  Including wall thicknesses, drafting and texturing guidelines. 

CASE STUDIES

Parts Only Service

Aesthetic & functional medical device models