ColdBlock Technologies Inc. needed a test tube that could not only stand up to HF but also handle high temperatures and remain transparent to short wave infrared radiation used in their digesters. Savillex worked to provide them the solution they needed. Read more...More Product Announcements from Savillex
MEDICAL INDUSTRY SUCCESS STORY
Making the Cost-Effective Switch: Machined PTFE to Injection Molded PFA
This Savillex success story begins with our customer – a global medical technology company – that needed to produce large quantities of a small, intricate part used for beta instrument development.
The part in question was made from machined PTFE (P... Read more...More Product Announcements from Savillex
We develop and manufacture custom-molded thermoplastics components and assemblies for demanding applications. Read more...More Product Announcements from Minnesota Rubber & Plastics
parts for over 50 years
Keytronic injection presses mold parts in many different materials and colors. All parts are consistent in appearance, color and performance, guaranteed to produce superior quality and repeatability. Read more...More Product Announcements from Keytronic
PTFE is a thermoplastic, however, due to its high viscosity it cannot be processed using conventional polymer processing techniques. PTFE is processed by cold moulding followed by heat treatment (Sintering) during which polymer particles fuse to form a solid moulding.
When machining PTFE it is essential to design your application with PTFE’s inherent properties in mind, rath... Read more...More Product Announcements from Fluorocarbon Limited
At Fluorocarbon, we test mechanical properties of various polymers (Fluoropolymers, Melt Processable Thermoplastics, Thermosets, Composites, etc.) in Universal Testing Machine to the Various International Standards Read more...More Product Announcements from Fluorocarbon Limited
Our Design Cube illustrates important considerations when designing plastic injection molded parts. It showcases a range of available surface finishes and examples of bosses, gussets and ribs. It also demonstrates the impact on part quality of overly thick or thin sections, as well as ways to incorporate holes and their potential effect on resin flow. Read more...More Product Announcements from Proto Labs, Inc.
is subtractive or formative manufacturing right for your next application? Learn the various considerations when working with polyurethane foam. Read more...More Product Announcements from General Plastics Manufacturing Co.