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5 Tips for designing Plastic Parts

Plastic parts can be designed in many different varieties. But these all share the same basic principles that make a big difference with your final product. Understanding some of […]

By |April 16th, 2018|Plastic Information, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Plastinternational – Plastic vs Metal: which should you use?

Comparing plastic and metal is not entirely fair, but not for the reasons you’d think. It’s not that plastic comes off looking bad – quite the opposite, actually! Instead, […]

By |March 15th, 2018|Plastic Information, Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 steps to get the ideal plastic injection molding quote

The first move in bringing your plastic product to life is to get a quote for its manufacturing. This can have a massive impact on your costs and profitability, […]

By |February 5th, 2018|Plastic Injection Moulding, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Different Types of Injection Moulding Materials

All plastics are not the same. We touched on this topic in our blog What is Plastic Resin?, but it is a fascinating topic that deserves a little more […]

By |December 31st, 2017|Plastic Injection Moulding, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Another 4 Common Injection Moulding Defects and How To Remedy Them

In our first blog about plastic moulding defects, 4 Common Injection Moulding Defects and How To Remedy Them, we explain that as the customer you should still be aware […]

By |December 4th, 2017|Plastic Injection Moulding, Uncategorized|0 Comments

4 Common Injection Moulding Defects and How To Remedy Them

Plastic injection moulding is a delicate process that is part chemistry and part art (learn about the process in our blog post: How Plastic Injection Molding Works.) Many things […]

By |November 2nd, 2017|Plastic Injection Moulding, Uncategorized|0 Comments

What is Plastic Resin?

Our modern world is filled with plastic, a hugely versatile and useful material. From food packaging to space rockets, plastic has enabled many of our advances and conveniences.

This […]

By |August 31st, 2017|Plastic Information, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Questions to Ask Plastic Injection Molder Providers

You know what you want from your product, but are you sure you will get it? Plastic injection molding is a wide discipline, involving many different ingredients, skills and […]

By |June 29th, 2017|Plastic Injection Moulding, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Shut-off valves: Gate, globe & ball valves – which should you use?

Shut-off valves are incredibly handy little components because they enable you to complete work in one area – for example, a kitchen – or even on a particular appliance, […]

Plastic injection molding: the pros and cons of doing it in-house

We’ve covered how plastic injection molding works, so now let’s look at the advantages and potential drawbacks of this manufacturing process. By exploring the pros and cons below, you can begin to work out whether it’s the right option for your project. […]

By |December 12th, 2016|Plastic Injection Moulding, Uncategorized|0 Comments