Author(s): Harish Gupta, Dinesh Dube, Ashish Kumar Khandelwal
Tool Design is the process of designing and developing the tools, methods and techniques necessary to improve manufacturing efficiency and productivity. It gives industry the machine and sp ecial tooling needed for today high speed, high volume production. It does this at a level of quality and economy that will ensure that the cost of the product is competitive. Since no single tool or process can serve all the forms of manufacturing, tool designs an ever changing, growing process of creative problem solving.Plastics did not enter our lives with the fanfare of other revolutionary inventions, but more by the process of infiltration. Plastic being the synthetic materials where at first considered to be cheap substitute for them better known and more expensive materials.