Tag - plastic materials

Plastic Sample Kits Now Available

We are very pleased to announce the debut of a 20-piece plastic sample kit. Each hexagonal piece is injection molded from a different plastic material, so you can compare stiffness, shrink and other characteristics of 20 common plastic resins. Because the sample pieces are all made from the same mold, you can directly compare each material’s susceptibility to sink, warp, knit lines, flash and more. This allows part design optimization specific to material selection like never before. We molded the parts in [...]

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Plastic Material Specs, Surface Finishes and More

When it comes to custom plastic injection molding, we offer our customers a wide range of options for material, color and surface finish, among others. If you ever need to research any of these options for your injection molding project, please check out the resources on our website. Design for Manufacturability (DFM) To ensure your parts are moldable, please review our part design guidelines and follow these basic steps when designing your plastic parts for the injection molding process. More… Choosing the [...]

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