What is overmolding and 2k injection molding

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Ever wondered how that hand drill was fully fitted, or your personal Smartphone or rather that pair of scissors? Here is all you need to know in relation to overmolding and 2k injection molding.

What is overmolding?

Overmolding is an operation in which two or more mediums or substances are merged to form an item or alloy. An item that is overmolded is usually made up of the substratum or surface and the overmolding material. The surface could be glass, metal or another surface. The over molding materials majorly used are thermoplastics and rubber. During overmolding, the activity that happens is either mechanical or chemical which leaves the two substances bonded.

Over molding can be done […]