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China Molding Quotes

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China Molding Quotes

Fathom delivers high-quality parts to its customers using the latest injection molding technology. Fathom can meet the requirements of your project, whether time-sensitive, highly complex, high-precision or short production run related.

Benefits of China Injection Molding Services / /

Many industries have shifted their manufacturing to China for multiple reasons. The government in China has made it very easy for manufacturers to grow their business, providing incentives, subsidies and strong infrastructure. While China has a reputation for producing lower-end products, manufacturers have recently started to produce higher-end goods. Designers and entrepreneurs can shift their focus to design, research and development by outsourcing manufacturing to an off-site company.

More Cost-Effective

One of the primary reasons companies contract a China injection mold manufacturer is reduced production costs. Companies can order the same volume of products at a fraction of domestic cost. China has unlimited cheap labor, allowing them to meet tight deadlines for less money.

Similar Services

Injection molding manufacturers in China offer the same services as domestic manufacturers. Not only do they have extensive experience in plastic injection molding, but they also have the same access as American companies to research and development in the manufacturing industry. Chinese manufacturers have the same quality assurance certifications, training, and tools as USA-based companies.

Similar Quality

China is well known for producing plastic goods, making some of its injection molding manufacturers some of the most experienced and knowledgeable in the world. Their high experience level leads to better quality injection molds and ultimately better-quality plastic parts.

Similar Communication

Manufacturers in China are well known for their strong working culture. By contracting a Chinese injection molding company, you will gain a partner that will provide you with excellent support ranging from production, product design, engineering and more. Chinese injection mold makers have been working in plastics manufacturing for many decades, and there is much to learn from their extensive experience.

China Molding Finishing Processes / /

After injection molding, a part is moved to the finishing process. Some finishing techniques add to the physical appearance of a part and others strengthen its physical properties. Here are some of the finishes offered by Fathom.

SURFACE FINISH GUIDE TYPICAL APPLICATIONS
Standard No Machine Mark Tool Marks Removed Low Cosmetic
SPI-C1 600 Stone Low Polish Parts
SPI-B1 600 Grit Paper Medium Polish Parts
SPI-A2 Grade #6 Diamond High Polish Parts
SPI-A1 Grade #3 Lens or Mirror
IM-1 Light Bead Blast Need 1 Degree Draft Angle
IM-2 Medium Bead Blast Need 1.5 Degree Draft Angle
IM-3 Heavy Bead Blast Need 3 Degree Draft Angle

Injection Molding Machines Used by Fathom / /

Fathom offers injection molding and hybridized services that leverage multiple kinds of 3D printing. Are you looking to incorporate 3D printing or injection molding as part of a complex project? Partner with Fathom. In a recent case study, Fathom delivered over 20,000 parts in 27 days, using 55+ tools, including multiple 3D printing and injection molding services:

Case Study //

Real Customers. Real Results.

A customer came to Fathom with a complex project that spanned the technologies and processes of rapid production—and needed it done fast. Fathom delivered.

20,000 Parts // Within 27 Days
55+ Tools to Injection Mold 15,000 Parts First Article in 2 Weeks
15,000

55+ Tools to Injection
Mold 15,000 Parts

First Article in 2 Weeks

3,000+ 3D Printed Parts
3,000

3,000+ 3D
Printed Parts

2,000+ Metal Fabricated Parts
2,000

2,000+ Metal
Fabricated Parts

Hybridized Services Used //

3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing—PolyJet, SLS, MJF.

DFM Analysis + CAD Mods.

CNC Machining. Laser Cutting.

Stamping. Die Cutting. Post-Opp Drilling.

24-hour Turnaround Urethane Casting.

Injection + Compression Molding.

Model Finishing. Insert Assembly.

Advanced Project Management.

China Molding Quotes FAQs / /

Q: Does Fathom offer injection molding?

A: Yes, Fathom offers injection molding services.

Q: What is injection molding?

A: Injection molding is a manufacturing process commonly used for plastic parts. During injection molding, molten plastic is injected into a two-part mold using high pressure. Once the part has cooled inside the mold, it is ejected. The part may or may not require a secondary finish.

Q: Is Fathom ISO certified?

A: Fathom’s certifications include ISO 9001:2015, ISO 9001:2015 Design, and ISO 13485:2016. For site-specific certifications, please visit https://fathommfg.com/fathom-manufacturing-certifications.

Q: Is Fathom ITAR certified?

A: Yes, Fathom is ITAR certified. For site-specific certifications, please visit https://fathommfg.com/fathom-manufacturing-certifications.

Q: Is Fathom AS9100:2016 certified?

A: Yes, Fathom is AS9100:2016. For site-specific certifications, please visit https://fathommfg.com/fathom-manufacturing-certifications.

Q: Is Fathom NIST 800-171 certified?

A: Yes, Fathom’s certifications include NIST 800-171. For site-specific certifications, please visit https://fathommfg.com/fathom-manufacturing-certifications.

Q: Is injection molding cheaper in China?

A: Yes, injection molding services can be cheaper in China due to the high efficiency of their manufacturers and access to cheap labor.

Q: Are there tariffs on injection molds from China?

A: Yes, there are currently tariffs on Chinese imports, including injection molds.

Q: How much does it cost to make a plastic mold in China?

A: The cost of a plastic mold from China depends on the complexity of the design, part dimensions, materials, and desired quantities.

Q: What is the most common plastic used in injection molding?

A: The most common plastics used in injection molding include nylon, acrylic, polycarbonate and ABS.

How to Get China Molding Quotes / /

Are you ready to start an injection molding project? Do you want to calculate costs for an upcoming manufacturing job? Submit your details to Fathom’s SmartQuote application for a fast quote.

Manufacturing Locations Across National Time Zones
Manufacturing Locations Across National Time Zones
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HEADQUARTERS

1050 Walnut Ridge Drive
Hartland, WI 53029
ISO 9001:2015
AS9100:2016
ITAR

ARIZONA

444 W. 21st St. Ste. 101
Tempe, AZ 85282
ISO 9001:2015
NIST800-171 Compliant
ITAR

COLORADO

7770 Washington St.
Denver, CO 80229
ISO 9001:2015
ITAR

MINNESOTA

13758 Johnson Street NE
Ham Lake, MN 55304

TEXAS

1801 Rowe Lane
Pflugerville, TX 78660
ISO 9001:2015
AS9100:2016

1513 Sam Bass Rd
Round Rock, TX 78681
ISO 9001:2015
ISO 13485:2016

CALIFORNIA

620 3rd Street
Oakland, CA 94607
ISO 9001:2015 Design Certified
NIST 800-171 Compliant
ITAR

FLORIDA

14000 N.W. 58th Court
Miami Lakes, FL 33014

NEW YORK

1920 Slaterville Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850
ITAR

401 W. Shore Blvd.
Newark, NY 14513
AS9100:2016
ISO 9001:2015
ITAR

ILLINOIS

1207 Adams Drive
McHenry, IL 60051
ISO 9001:2015

1401 Brummel Ave
Elk Grove, IL 60007
ISO 9001:2015 Design Certified

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