Re: Rapid Protyping and advanced mold making

Jon Miller <atsf@...>

The process is too slow to compete with resin and injection molded plastic
but is great for producing masters, either for resin kits or for ceramic
tooling inserts.<
I know nothing about ceramic tooling inserts however I'm wondering if
the tooling (for injection styrene) would hold up for say 500 to 1000 kits?
Is this a range to make a styrene kit (using this process) profitable?

Jon Miller
For me time has stopped in 1941
Digitrax, Chief/Zephyr systems, JMRI user
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