Ceramic Injection Moulding

From: Ian Gibson (igibson@hkucc.hku.hk)
Date: Sat Mar 04 2000 - 04:49:18 EET

Dear rp-ml

Does anyone have any experience in making small moulds for ceramic
injection moulded parts? The process that has been described to me uses RP
master patterns to make a Be-Cu mould. This is then used somehow to make a
CIM mould (copy milling?). The aim is make ceramic parts for a medical

Can anyone fill in the gaps and let me know what the potential problems are?
Do any of you have experience in doing this sort of job (not necessarily
using the above method)?



Dr. Ian Gibson
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Hong Kong
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