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How to Choose the Right Production Process

You’ll most likely need a different production process for your plastic parts if you’re at the beginning stage of product development, compared to being at the final stage, ready for production parts. Regardless of where you’re at in the process, we’ll help you understand the differences between the various production methods and choose the best one. The various processes vary by quantity of parts needed, cost, speed and other factors. Here are the manufacturing processes we offer: Urethane Casting: Fast, [...]


The Smart Reacher: A Customer’s Commercial Success Story

Four years ago, Skip Perry approached us with an idea for an invention. His idea was based on his own experience having difficulty opening and closing the shutters in a room with a vaulted ceiling. So Skip invented the Smart Reacher, a plastic tool which screws onto any standard extension pole or broom handle to reach high windows, shutter louvers and numerous other uses. Fast forward to 2018. We’ve been manufacturing the Smart Reacher for four years now, and it is [...]


CNC Machining Metal

CNC machining is a good manufacturing process for small quantities of metal parts, such as prototypes and low volumes. We offer metal CNC machining, in addition to our CNC plastic machining capabilities. There are a variety of metal materials available for CNC machining, including various aluminum, steel and brass materials. Learn more about our metal CNC machining capabilities See the list of metal materials available for CNC machining


New Material Data Sheets Now Available

Technical data sheets are used to understand the specifications and properties of various materials. They are very helpful when choosing a material that needs to withstand the particular conditions that will be present in the intended application of a manufactured part. For some time we have provided technical data sheets for plastic injection molding on our website. Now we are pleased to announce that we are also providing them for the urethane casting process. You can click on the type of [...]


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