Fluoropolymers can be your solution for glass shortage

The shortage in glass has been an ongoing issue. This year with restaurants and bars being closed we have seen a greater shortage in the glass industry. The collection of wine and beer bottles from restaurants contributes to a large volume of recycled glass needed to meet demands. The glass shortage affects all industries that […]

Product Spotlight – EnduroSharp® Deluxe Scraper Blade & Holder Kit

The product line for EnduroSharp® has changed the way aerospace maintenance professionals remove sealants and adhesives from substrates and fasteners. EnduroSharp® tools are made from Torlon®, a high strength polymer, creating a non-metallic scraper tool that will not damage composite structures during use. The EnduroSharp® lineup consists of a variety of scraper blades, gap blades, […]

The Key to Clean Surfaces

Covid-19 has impacted our world in more ways than one. The ability to keep your office, workspace, and your whole environment sanitized has increased greatly. The use of cleaning supplies for sanitation increases depending on the type of surface that you are sanitizing. Some surfaces are more porous than others needing to be sanitized more […]

EnduroSharp® Can Impact The New Aviation Sustainability Needs

Sustainability is on the rise in the aviation industry. The need of lowering the aviation carbon footprint is increasing, to lower the amount of decommissioned aircrafts. Making it their goal to recycle as much of an aircraft as possible to reflect a zero-waste philosophy. EnduroSharp® Aircraft Maintenance Tools, can help with this goal. The EnduroSharp® […]

Transferring Injection Molds Back to the U.S.

Are you out-sourcing injection molded products in Asia and concerned with the risk? The manufacturing world has been under a great amount of stress from effects of the Corona Virus. COVID-19 put a dent into companies everyday work flow. The ability to purchase items from other countries and the way your company operates has been […]

Product Spotlight – EnduroSharp® Scraper Blade & Holder Kit

The product line for EnduroSharp® has changed the way aerospace maintenance professionals remove sealants and adhesives from substrates and fasteners. EnduroSharp® tools are made from Torlon®, a high strength polymer, creating a non-metallic scraper tool that will not damage composite structures during use. The EnduroSharp® lineup consists of a variety of scraper blades, gap blades, […]

Performance Plastics Injection Molds Fluoropolymers for Radome Applications

Fluoropolymers have a never-ending list of benefits in various material applications. They are virtually maintenance free, even in the most extreme conditions. At Performance Plastics, we know the value of Fluoropolymers. Fluoropolymers ensure safety, reliability and performance in numerous applications across major markets and cutting-edge technologies. Their electrical performance, weatherability, and optical properties make Fluoropolymers […]

Performance Plastics Injection Molds Parts for Air Motors

The ability to mold unique and complex parts is what we take pride in a Performance Plastics. Our engineers are constantly pushing the limits of our machines and material in order to produce complex parts. We excel when using high performance plastics for challenging applications. Our most recent project we completed was injection molding vanes […]

What drives the cost of making an injection mold?

Before starting to manufacture a product, it’s important to decide on a mold for the injection molding process. This will directly influence the quality of your parts, and thus your final product. However, injection molds can quickly become rather expensive, with more complex, multi-cavity molds running as high as $70,000 or more. This drives up […]

Performance Plastics Supplies Essential Products for Covid-19

Performance Plastics is working hard to make products to fight against COVID-19. Production efforts from our stakeholders is vital to help our customers supply essential products to hospitals. The products supplied to the hospitals are critical medical devices such as oxygen concentrators, inhalation devices and IV system components. The medical device field is something we […]