May 8, 2017

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Material Characterisation Services Moldex3D helps global users build their proprietary…

Material Characterisation Services


Moldex3D helps global users build their proprietary material database. According to common production needs, each company typically requires less than 10~15 grades of materials. Thus, it’s generally very cost-effective to build a proprietary database for internal utilisation. Furthermore, it’s always highly recommended to have correct and accurate material data for reliable CAE analyses. Please fill up the request form and send it to support@s4innovation.com for a detailed quotation. A special discount for Moldex3D users is available.Moldex3D provides the following characterisation services for both thermoplastic and thermoset.


Thermoplastic

Shear Viscosity

The shear viscosity is measured by capillary viscometer (Model: Gotech CR- 6000 and Gottfert Rheograph 25) at three different processing temperatures and a reasonable range of shear rates. Shear viscosity is crucial to calculating sprue pressure, melt front advancement, clamping force…etc. Shear viscosity is necessary for all Moldex3D analyses. Shear viscosity measurement with Bagley correction is available upon request.

Thermal Conductivity

The thermal conductivity is measured by using a special device of Gottfert Rheograph 25 at various temperatures and pressures. Thermal conductivity is important in calculating all the heat transfer related behaviors of thermoplastic, including cooling time, temperature distribution…etc. Thermal conductivity is necessary for all Moldex3D analysis.

Heat Capacity

The heat capacity is measured by using a standard Differential Scanning Calorimeter, DSC (Model: Perkin Elmer DSC-8500). Heat capacity is as important as thermal conductivity in all the heat transfer related calculations. Heat capacity is necessary for all Moldex3D analyses.


Thermoset

Chemorheology

The chemorheology is a study of the reactive viscosity at various time, temperature and shear rates. CoreTech has developed a proprietary characterisation technique by using a parallel-plate rheometer (Model: Anton Paar MCR502). Chemorheology is crucial is calculating sprue pressure, melt front advancement, clamping force…etc. Chemorheology is necessary for all Moldex3D RIM analyses. Chemorheology of ultra low viscosity two-liquid type thermoset is available upon special request.

Curing Kinetics

The curing kinetics is a study of the curing rate at various time and temperature. CoreTech has developed a proprietary characterisation technique by using a standard Differential Scanning Calorimeter, DSC (Model: Perkin Elmer DSC-8500). This measurement is crucial to calculating sprue pressure, melt front advancement, clamping force…etc. Curing kinetics is necessary for all Moldex3D RIM analyses.


Characterisation Report

All the raw data, material model constants and Moldex3D material data file will be provided with the final report.

The PVT data is measured by a dedicated instrument (Model: Gotech PVT-6000) at various temperatures and pressures. PVT data is necessary in calculating volumetric shrinkage of the material. PVT is necessary for Pack and Warp analyses, and is good to have for Flow and Cool analysis.

  Welcome to s4innovation training. All training courses are Moldex3D…

 

Welcome to s4innovation training.

All training courses are Moldex3D accredited.

s4innovation provides training, certification and consultancy support for Moldex3D software, and other vendor products supported by s4innovation.

Moldex3D training is available for all it’s portfolio of products and principle topics. Moldex3D training is delivered by Moldex3D certified professional instructors with the latest enhancements and capabilites of the software.

s4innovation technical professionals are not only experts in Moldex3D software but perhaps more importantly they are experienced in industry best practices and workflows. This industry knowledge enables s4innovation instruction to relate exercises to the real-world application, helping candidates more readily grasp new concepts and workflows which in turn accelerates the learning path.


Scheduled

On-Demand

Bespoke

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Scheduled training offers a comprehensive choice of classroom courses specifically designed by Moldex3D for existing or new users.

These courses are entirely scaleable and cater for all levels of experience, from fundamental to advanced users.

These courses operate on a continual basis throughout the year providing a rapid learning path for increased productivity.

All scheduled training courses are Moldex3D accredited and candidates will receive a certificate on completion.

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On-demand training provides access to the entire Moldex3D and other courses offered by s4innovation, delivered specifically for you at a time and location to suit your requirements.

Non-scheduled courses cater for those companies wanting increase flexibility or to train larger numbers of users cost effectively.

All non-scheduled training courses are Moldex3D accredited and candidates will receive a certificate on completion.

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s4innovation tailored training course are created specifically to meet your business needs. Tailored training covers a wide range of principle topics and software know-how.

These are usually commissioned with a particular goal or objective in mind.To produce a bespoke course, s4innovation will with work closely with candidates to determine your requirements. Based on these findings we will create value-added training material aligned to your needs.

The training content can range from best practice workflow optimisation or even show’n’tell presentations providing update training or to raise awareness of the latest software enhancements.

All bespoke training courses are Moldex3D accredited and candidates will receive a certificate on completion.

 


 

As an s4innovation customer you will automatically benefit from new…
As an s4innovation customer you will automatically benefit from new software releases, enhancements and patches. What happens if you have an issue with your software that you can’t resolve yourself? We are here to ensure that you get the help you need, when you need it. In addition to software support, our support package also include a wide range of features that will help you to maximise your software, training or consultancy investment and ensure that your users realise the full potential from our technology and services.These include – Product Support | Implementation | Installation | Workflow