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Understanding GM's Moldflow Requirements

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Understanding GM's Moldflow Requirements

August 18th, 2020 | 12:30 PM CDT

Becoming familiar with GM’s requirements for Moldflow analysis can be a daunting task. Join us as we help you navigate through General Motors’ Appendix E8 manufacturing standards for thermoplastic injection molded parts. As members of GM’s Moldflow Advisory Board, CAE Services is intimately familiar with the process. We have also lived it, having worked on hundreds of GM molds and attended numerous T1 tryouts (too many to count!). Specifically, here is what will be covered:

GMW16355 – Thermoplastic Injection Molding Analysis
  • Why these standards are necessary
  • Personnel required
  • 5 Phases of Moldflow
  • Reporting requirements
GMW16365 – Thermoplastic Injection Mold T1 Tryout Protocol
  • Personnel required
  • At the press – detailed procedures
  • Filling out the Moldflow Scorecard
  • How to make it work!