Injection Molding

The Engineering & Manufacturing Complexities of Injection Molding Automotive Barbed Hose Connectors

Manufacturing barbed hose connectors

The burden of fluid connector part design and design for manufacturability has shifted from the OEM to the tier-1 supplier and their injection molding partner.  Throughout this post, we’ll discuss what makes an injection-molded barbed connector technically complex, critical design elements that need to be factored in, and the molding expertise required to deliver a stable and repeatable part.

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