Are you looking to add an injection molding machine to your inventory? Injection molding machines are versatile and used across the plastics industry to manufacture different parts. Injection molding machines have two main parts, an injection unit and a clamping unit, that work to mold specific parts.
Injection molding machines are classified by the type of driving systems they use. In general, they are split up by hydraulic, mechanical, electrical, or hybrid. Depending on the type of work you do, you’ll be able to determine the right injection molding machine.
So what are the different types of injection molding machines and how do they function? Let’s review the different types.