Engineering

 

Utilizing the latest in solid modeling CAD software along with updating hardware regularly, Sun Pattern Plastics Inc. is able to provide accurate designs faster than ever before, ensuring maximized production time. Our engineering staff is known for providing customers with top quality mold designs and production models. Innovative design solutions to molding issues serve to keep us at the forefront of mold design and engineering, to the continued benefit of our customers. 

Mastercam software:

 Mastercam’s comprehensive set of predefined toolpaths—including contour, drill, pocketing, face, peel mill, engraving, surface high speed, advanced multiaxis, and many more—enable machinists to cut parts efficiently and accurately. Mastercam users can create and cut parts using one of many supplied machine and control definitions, or they can use Mastercam’s advanced tools to create their own customized definitions. Mastercam also offers a level of flexibility that allows the integration of 3rd party applications, called C-hooks, to address unique machine or process specific scenarios. 

SolidWorks:

 Building a model in SolidWorks usually starts with a 2D sketch (although 3D sketches are available for power users). The sketch consists of geometry such as points, lines, arcs, conics (except the hyperbola), and splines. Dimensions are added to the sketch to define the size and location of the geometry. Relations are used to define attributes such as tangency, parallelism, perpendicularity, and concentricity. The parametric nature of SolidWorks means that the dimensions and relations drive the geometry, not the other way around. The dimensions in the sketch can be controlled independently, or by relationships to other parameters inside or outside of the sketch. 

Contact Us

Email Floor Manager Mike Fountain:

Sun Pattern Plastic Inc.

505 wegner drive, west chicago, IL 60185, us

(630) 293-3366

Hours

Monday - Friday: 7:30am - 4:00pm

Saturday: By appointment

Sunday: Closed