Pressure Forming vs RIM (Reaction Injection Molding)
Pressure forming is an excellent alternative to RIM. Typical applications may include covers, trays, hoods, and enclosures.
- Tooling is less expensive
- Cost of part is less
- Monolithic molded cover vs RIM parts are painted
- Thermoformed parts have a recyclable content
- Weight reduction
- Minimum wall typically for a RIM part is .125”