PTC Creo Elements/Direct Mold Base

Industry-proven solution for designing plastic injection molds

PTC Creo Elements/Direct (formerly CoCreate) allows you to immediately realize the proven performance of PTC’s industry-leading design solutions today while putting you on the path to achieve break-through productivity gains with PTC Creo.

PTC Creo Elements/Direct Mold Base, an integrated module inside PTC Creo Elements/Direct Modeling, helps with the tedious task of creating mold plates and components. PTC Creo Elements/Direct Mold Base reduces the effort of designing plastic injection molds with its highly interactive and intelligent tooling. When mold designers use this productivity add-on, they have access to leading-edge Computer Aided Mold Design software based on industry-proven technology.

Features & Benefits

  • Leads mold designers through a logical and systematic approach to designing plastic injection molds
  • Provides highly interactive preview menus that dynamically update when you modify parametrically driven components
  • Starts the mold design process with standard and non-standard mold bases and 14 standard component catalogs
  • Provides design advice by validating its parameters with your mold base assembly geometry
  • Automates your tasks such as cutting plates and inserting new components and recalculating parameters
  • Exports machining feature information directly to target Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) systems

PTC Creo Elements/Direct Mold Base

For more information about the mold design process in the PTC Creo Elements/Direct family, please visit the PTC Creo Elements/Direct Advanced Design page.