Plastics Technology Training System


Recommended Skill Levels: High School, Industry, Technical College, University

Learning Topics: Advanced Manufacturing, Industrial Technology, Materials Engineering, STEM

Product Types: eLearning, Training Equipment

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The Plastics Technology Training System (94-MP3T)  from Amatrol is a all in one trainer capable of injection molding, blow molding, and extrusion molding. This unit can perform multiple molding shots so learners don’t have to wait for the plastic to melt to refill it.

Learning Outcomes

This system explains the process, operation, after and troubleshooting of the three major types of molding, plastics system purging and safety.The Plastics Technology Learning System covers topics including:

  • Injecting Molding Operation
  • Material & Machine Safety
  • Inserts
  • Threads & Multiple Part Molds
  • Integral Hinge
  • Purging
  • Plastics Chemistry & Properties
  • Basic Chemistry
  • Polymers
  • Blow Molding Operations
  • Extrusion Operations.

Learning with this system provides an in-depth look at polymers, the properties of plastic and basic chemistry.

94-MP3T Product Details

This system includes two digitally controlled heater jackets located on the systems barrel and nozzle to create dual temperature zones designed to mimic standard industrial plastics machines. The Plastics Technology Learning Systems comes with:

  • Mobile Workstation with Solid Maple Work Surface
  • Industrial Plastics Center
    • Temperature control system
    • 4oz Shot Material Feed System with Electro-pneumatic Control
    • Heater System
    • Safety Enclosure
    • Set of Starter Molds
    • Plastics Accessories
  • Injection Molding Modle
    • 8 Ton Clamping System
    • Mold Offset Plates
    • Set of Starter Molds
  • Blow Molding Module
    • Clamping System
    • Extrusion Die
    • Pneumatic Blow System
    • Starter Mold
  • Extrusion Module 1 Set of Dies
  • Interactive Multimedia Curriculum
  • Instructors Guide
  • Installation Guide
  • Student Reference Guide


eLearning: All Amatrol training systems have interactive, multimedia eLearning courses and modules tied to these learning concepts. This curriculum utilizes text with voiceovers, pictures, videos, stunning 3D animations, interactive quizzes and knowledge checks, pre- and post-quizzes and more. Through partnerships with key industry leaders and leading educators, Amatrol developed the right balance of knowledge to train learners to work in their chosen field.

Student Reference Guides: A sample copy of the  Student Reference Guide is included with the learning system. Sourced from the curriculum, the Student Reference Guide takes the entire series’ technical content contained in the learning objectives and combines them into one perfectly-bound book. You may also purchase as many additional SRGs as you need.

Virtual Trainer: The Plastics Technology Learning System also features a virtual multi-media trainer! Amatrol’s virtual trainers replicate hands-on equipment in such great detail that learners will feel like they are using the actual equipment. Learners will perform essentially the same tasks using virtual trainers that they would perform using equipment hardware. Transition from theory to hands-on is a seamless process.

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  • 94-MP3T Plastics Technology Learning System Data Sheet
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