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HIGH PERFORMANCE ALLOYS FOR INJECTION & BLOW MOLDING

Materion Performance Alloys offers a variety of MoldMAX alloys to meet the high production demands of the plastic processing industry. These alloys provide a unique combination of strength, thermal conductivity and good polishability that has important benefits for the plastic molding process, including:

  • Shorter cycle time
  • Improved part quality

LATEST NEWS

A study conducted by Materion is featured in the January issue of MoldMaking Technology magazine. The study confirms previous data that suggests there is likely no transfer of beryllium from copper beryllium molds to plastic food containers. Read the full article and study findings.

Injection Molding

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MoldMAX resists abrasive wear and galling, exhibiting excellent wear resistance when used for injection mold components and cavity inserts in direct contact with plastic parts in the injection molding process.

Applications:

  • Core and cavity inserts
  • Sliders and lifters
  • Hot run tips
  • Spruce bushings
  • Core pins
  • Ejector Sleeve

Learn about our alloys for injection molding

Blow Molding

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MoldMax improves parting line maintenance in the blow molding process. In addition, it provides longer service life when used for components and inserts in aluminum blow molds.

Applications:

  • Pinch offs
  • Parting line inserts
  • Neck rings
  • Full cavities
  • Preform cores

Learn about our alloys for blow molding