The Race to Deliver The Corona Virus Vaccine

As we get closer and closer to developing a safe and effective vaccine for the current COVID-19 epidemic, another national crisis is amidst. The shortage of specialized medical grade glass containers could delay the response to delivering the vaccine. The task of delivering a vaccine to the majority of the world’s population is so vast […]

EnduroSharp® Takes Aircraft Maintenance Seriously

Aircraft maintenance is the most important activity that airlines and owners should never underestimate. This maintenance does not stop at the engine, it also includes fasteners, adhesives, and sealants. Aerospace fasteners, adhesives and sealants are vital components to make sure an aircraft can safely fly. The advancement of fasteners, adhesives, and sealants also creates an […]

Performance Plastics Achieves SEMI F57 Compliance

The quality behind your product as a manufacturer is the key to long-term success. At Performance Plastics, we hold the quality of our products to the highest standards. We know that quality is critical to satisfying our customers and retaining their loyalty. For this reason, we go above and beyond to make sure our customers […]

Product Spotlight – EnduroSharp® Torlon® Gap 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 tool that will not damage composite structures during use. The EnduroSharp® lineup consists of a variety of scraper blades, gap blades, reamers, […]

Understanding All Aspects of Your Part

Performance Plastic’s  Metrology Lab focuses on advancing measurement science through our ability to understand all aspects of your part.  Mechanical Engineer, Jordan Murray, dives into our industrial computed tomography (CT)Scanning process, explaining the benefits of CT Scanning and how it helps us to solve your problems. To learn more about Performance Plastic’s CT Scanning process […]

Are Thermally Conductive Polymers Pushing Metal to The Side?

High performance injection molded plastics have been replacing metal in various applications. The transition from metal to high performance plastics has given engineers more freedom in their designs, while also increasing their products durability. The use of high-performance plastics has created more opportunities in the aerospace, automotive, electronic, and energy industries. High-performance plastics have not […]

EnduroSharp® Is Improving Aircraft Maintenance

The aerospace industry has seen a lot of change this year. Effects of Covid-19 keeping planes on the ground and the push to move to a zero-waste philosophy has created a new perspective. The need to watch budgets and recycle all parts of the plane has become a greater priority. This change is increasing aircraft […]

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 […]