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Fabric Over-molding

In Fabric Over-molding, also sometimes called "back molding" or "in-mold decoration" (IMD) processes, finished decorated parts are produced by inserting film or fabric products into the mold. Apart from decoration or lettering, surface texture and deep gloss can also be generated.

Visual and tactile appeal, enhanced by molded-in fabrics, is increasingly important to markets such as consumer electronics. During the process, fabric is placed in the mold and over-molded to become one with the plastic. Fabric overmolding can also "open the door" to improved functionality. For example, overmolded layers can act as gaskets to provide a water-tight seal.

The main benefit of fabrics over-molding is the integration of two formerly separate and sequential manufacturing steps into a single operation, saving on manufacturing costs. Furthermore, flexibility is gained as the decorative finish of the parts can be changed without interrupting production by using different films from one shot to the next.

Leading Edge Technology

At Denver Plastics, combining leading edge production with superior customer service is a corporate philosophy we strive for everyday. From start to finish, from operators to plant supervisors, everyone participates in quality. This is demonstrated by our ISO-9001:2008 Compliance. We also are building partnerships with our suppliers for continuous improvements. At Denver Plastics, we provide innovative solutions for your injection molding needs.

Large Tonnage Capacity

Great ideas come in all shapes and sizes. Denver Plastics full complement of machinery enables us to produce products from one ounce to 24 pounds. Our machines range from 77 ton to 2200 tons.

ISO 9001 Compliance

See our ISO Compliance page for a look at any of our companies' ISO certificates and to learn what they mean for you and your product.

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