Getting ‘Wired’ into Product Safety

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Show Attendance Helps PSC Gain Additional Product Safety Expertise The team at Product Safety Consulting Inc. (PSC) will be on hand at the International Home + Housewares Show’s (IHS) Wired & Well Expo, March 18 through 21 at McCormick Place in Chicago to take in all the innovation in housewares and connected home conveniences. Sponsored … Continue reading “Getting ‘Wired’ into Product Safety”

Subject: Ball pressure test of thermoplastic parts

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My interpretation of the rationale is from my 60335 experience.  The idea is the same as Mold Stress testing.  When molded, Polymeric materials have stress lines/points in them.  The temperature exposure relieves these stresses which can move the material.  The temperature is higher for polymeric parts supporting live parts vs an enclosure.  We’re looking for reduction of … Continue reading “Subject: Ball pressure test of thermoplastic parts”