Plastics : Materials and Processing

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For courses in Plastics, Materials and Manufacturing found in departments of mechanical, industrial or manufacturing technology or engineering; also for any beginning course in Plastics in engineering or technology programs.This book is designed to introduce plastics to a wide range of students who need to either gain, improve, or refresh their knowledge of plastic materials and manufacturing. It fully discusses both materials and manufacturing processes in a carefully-constructed and logical presentation. While providing a fundamental overview of a broad spectrum of topics, the text's high level of detail makes it valuable as both an introductory text and, later, a professional reference more

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  • Hardback | 811 pages
  • 200.4 x 243.3 x 41.7mm | 1,456.05g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • 2nd edition
  • 0130216267
  • 9780130216267

Table of contents

1. Introduction to Plastics. 2. Polymeric Materials (Molecular Viewpoint). 3. Micro Structures in Polymers. 4. Mechanical Properties (Macro Viewpoint). 5. Chemical and Physical Properties (Macro Viewpoint). 6. Thermoplastic Materials (Commodity Plastics). 7. Thermoplastic Materials (Engineering Plastics). 8. Thermoset Materials. 9. Elastomeric (Rubber) Materials. 10. Designing with Plastics. 11. Extrusion Process. 12. Injection Molding Process. 13. Blow Molding. 14. Thermoforming Process. 15. Rotational Molding Process. 16. Casting Processes. 17. Foaming Processes. 18. Compression and Transfer Molding Processes. 19. Polymeric Composite Materials and Processes. 20. Radiation Processes. 21. Finishing and Assembly. 22. Environmental Aspects of Plastics. 23. more

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