Case Study: Delivery in Days

Customer: Automotive Injection Molder

Customer’s Problem: Cycle time of 35 seconds due to heat build-up in existing components

Customer’s Needs:

  • Reduce cooling time
  • Drop-in replacement
  • Improve part quality, eliminate warp

NXCMFG Solution:

  • NXCMFG added additional conformal cooling line to client CAD geometry
  • Set of 4 inserts delivered in 16 days
  • Drop in replacement, no change to mating steel components
  • Eliminated warp in part geometry

Results:

  • Faster  cycle time:
    • Reduced from 35 seconds to 26 seconds
    • 9 seconds saved per cycle
    • 26% Improvement
  • $110,000 annual savings