Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch


  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_10215

n In an injection or transfer mold, the feed channel, often branched to serve multiple cavities, and usually of semicircular or trapezoidal cross-section, that connects the sprue with the cavity gates. The term is also used for the plastic piece formed in this channel.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA