In the field of medical device manufacturing, liquid silicone rubber injection molding (LIM) is a process that has several advantages over other methods. The technology can reduce product strength and weight, while being more cost-effective than some alternatives, and still producing the final product within the parameters set by equipment and regulators.

The Molding Process of Medical Device Manufacturing

There are many kinds of molding processes for medical device manufacturing, including thermoplastic, micro molding, compression molding, transfer molding, etc. Choosing the right molding process is very important in creating a successful and high-quality final product. Here are some common options: