Design Guidelines for Plastic Part Moldability

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Design Guidelines for Plastic Part Moldability

08-BOSSES-2-HORIZONTALNeed a boss in your part so it can attach to another part? Did you know there are correct ways and incorrect ways to design a boss? Design a boss wrong and you could have thick sections that lead to sink marks.

To help you avoid sink and other potential pitfalls in plastic part design, our Plastic Part Design Guidelines resource provides tips to help you avoid design mistakes that can lead to surface material and structural flaws in the plastic.

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