In all industries, thermal management is important for ensuring that vital equipment and technology operates properly. The right thermal management solution can consistently prevent electrical overheating so operations can continue uninterrupted. In some industries, though, thermal management is more directly essential to operations, such as the molding industry. Besides the waste heat that equipment emits, molding also requires the rapid removal of heat to ensure that molds cool quickly and uniformly. Much like other thermal management concerns, heat exchanger technology can also offer optimal solutions for this heat removal, particularly in the form of innovative thermal pins.
A Look at Thermal Pins
The concepts behind heat exchanger technology revolve around the efficient and economical collection, transfer, and dissipation of heat. In conventional electrical thermal management applications, that means absorbing the waste heat that electrical components give off and dissipating it away from those sensitive components, all within a protective electrical enclosure. In other applications, that same ability to efficiently control heat has a variety of other implications. For example, in the form of thermal pins, heat exchanger technology can provide a faster and more precise way to rapidly remove heat after each mold is formed.
How the Molding Industry Benefits
More efficient thermal management means more affordable thermal management, but for thermal pins, cost-effectiveness isn’t the only benefit. With the ability to more rapidly remove heat from their molds, companies can significantly boost their yields, and therefore, their profits. Thermal pins, which are isothermal, also ensure that the heat is removed in an even and uniform fashion, reducing instances of imperfect molds that could otherwise bog down production.
For more information about high-performance thermal pins for higher quality molds, call Noren Thermal Solutions in Taylor, TX, at 866-936-6736.