Experimental Examination of Temperature Variations in a Hot Runner System

Carsten Buchardt, Jan Helleskov Jensen, Carsten Linding Lauridsen

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    Abstract

    This paper deals with the temperature variations in a hat runner system. By use of FEM-simulations and experiments an investigation is made of the effects of different thermal conductivity's at the supported areas. This effect is analyzed by measuring the temperature and pressure in a hot runner mold.

    The pressure development is measured in a specially designed 2-cavity hot runner system where temperature differences can be introduced in the two sections. The weight of the products is also measured.
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalJournal of Reinforced Plastics & Composites
    Volume18
    Issue number1
    Pages (from-to)44-54
    ISSN0731-6844
    Publication statusPublished - 1999
    EventANTEC 97 - Toronto, Canada
    Duration: 27 Apr 19972 May 1997
    Conference number: 55

    Conference

    ConferenceANTEC 97
    Number55
    CountryCanada
    CityToronto
    Period27/04/199702/05/1997

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