Processing RTV Silicone Rubber and LSR
PROCESSING POLYMERS There are numerous methods for producing plastic parts and many will be discussed in this post. Of the […]May 3, 2021 read more
Prototyping Expectations and New Technologies on the Horizon
Prototyping is a critical step in product development that allows companies to perfect their design before bringing products to market. […]read more
Silicone Rubber Tooling Technology
Green Manufacturing (GM) can be defined as “manufacturing methods that support and sustain a renewable way of producing products and/or […]read more
Multi-Material Components: What Are the Options Available and Advantages?
Components manufactured using a combination of materials or substrates has become an attractive option and is being used by a […]April 30, 2021 read more
What’s the Difference Between Silicone & Latex for Medical Devices?
According to the United States Department of Commerce, the domestic medical device market — the largest in the world — […]April 29, 2021 read more
Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) vs. Thermoplastic Elastomers (TPE)
“Thermoplastic” and “thermoset” sound related but are not interchangeable. LSRs are thermosets and TPE materials are thermoplastics. Each has different […]read more
Thermoplastics and Thermosetting Plastics: Why They Work Together
Thermoplastics and Thermosetting Plastics: Why They Work Together For centuries, humans have used a variety of polymers such as tars, […]read more
Two Shot Molding | Multi-Station Molds: Transfer Molds
MULTI-STATION MOLDS: TRANSFER MOLDS For Two Shot Molding, a multi-shot mold is needed. There are several types of multi-shot molding available, such […]read more
What Is LSR 2-Shot?
Historically, Thermoplastics (TP) and Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) occupied distinctive universes. Although similar in many ways, each method solved an […]April 28, 2021 read more