Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-614-234 059260 Molding Process & Techniques
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-614-234 MOLDING PROCESS & TECHNIQUES ...utilizing proper RTV, plaster, and rigid molding techniques and procedures in the creation of detail replicas; estimating costs and time of projects. (Prerequisite: 10-614-152, Prototyping-Introduction to; 10-614-238, Prototype Solidworks Modeling)
Total Credits5
Prior Learning Assessments
None
Course Competencies
  1. Explore Mold Making industry
  2. Utilize mold making terms
  3. Mix mold making materials
  4. Pour mold making materials
  5. Construct mold box
  6. Construct open cavity molds
  7. Construct two part molds
  8. Estimate material use and cost
  9. Construct a block mold
  10. Apply proper use of fiberglass materials
  11. Create a fiber glass glove mold
  12. Create a rotational mold
  13. Practice use of vacuum chamber
  14. Practice use of pressure tank
  15. Create a molded replica
  16. Practice material safety