Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Rotational Molding

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_10155

n (rotomolding) The preferred term for a variation of  Rotational Casting utilizing dry, finely divided, sinterable powders, such as polyethylene, rather than liquid slurries. The powders are first distributed, then sintered against the heated mold walls, the mold is cooled, and the product stripped from the mold.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA