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As a consultant to the plastics industry, your job is to solve and make recommendations for new tooling. Yesterday you received a call from Joe, a purchasing agent for an injection molding company. Joe began to tell you about a new line of business his company is entering. It seems that there is a high demand for commercial grade pipe fittings. Joe's company feels this is the right time to begin to mold PVC commercial pipe fittings. The first step is to build new tooling for the pipe fittings. Joe has many concerns about processing PVC. He has heard that PVC is very corrosive to most mold steels. What type of steel should Joe use in the tooling for PVC pipe fittings?




 
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