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Plastech Corporation is a leading provider of comprehensive injection molding solutions located in Rush City, MN. With expertise in project management + engineering, mold building, quality control, supply chains, and assembly services, we are a dedicated partner for all your injection molding needs.
Plastech Corporation is Your Trusted Injection Molding Partner Since 1963
Since our foundation in 1963, Plastech Corporation has been a national leader in innovative injection molding solutions. Proudly located in Rush City, MN, we are a full-service contract injection molder that collaborates with our customers to create customized project solutions. Our commitment to quality, reliability, and customer satisfaction has made us a trusted partner for businesses across a wide range of industries.
Plastic is an incredibly versatile material that has become an essential component of modern society and industry. It is used in a wide range of applications, from packaging and transportation to construction and electronics. The durability, lightweight nature, and flexibility of plastic make it an ideal material for a variety of purposes, and its low cost makes it an attractive option for manufacturers and consumers alike. Plastic parts are used in engine components, interior parts, and exterior body parts in the powersports and automotive industries to reduce weight and cost. In the electronics industry, plastic parts are used in computer and mobile phone housings to reduce weight and cost. The aerospace industry uses plastic parts due to their lightweight and durable nature, while plastic parts are used in medical devices, such as surgical instruments, prosthetics, and drug delivery systems, and in various consumer goods, such as toys, kitchenware, and household appliances.
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At Plastech, we are committed to providing the highest level of quality and customer satisfaction. Our experienced team and state-of-the-art equipment allow us to produce precision parts that meet the unique needs of each of our clients. We are a trusted partner for businesses across a wide range of industries because of our commitment to quality, reliability, and customer satisfaction. We work closely with our clients to understand their specific needs and provide customized solutions that meet or exceed their expectations.
Full-Service Injection Molding for Every Industry
Plastech is a leading manufacturer of plastic parts and components, producing over 1,000 unique parts each year! Our company offers a wide range of value-added services to address the specific needs of our customers. Contact us today to learn more about our injection molding services and how we can help your business succeed.
We specialize in a variety of injection molding techniques, including:
Class A Molding: Our Class A Molding process can produce high-quality, visually appealing parts with a smooth surface finish. This process is ideal for automotive interiors and exteriors, as well as other applications where aesthetics are important.
Tight Tolerance Molding: Our Tight Tolerance Molding process can produce high-precision parts for a wide range of industries, including medical devices and equipment.
Insert Molding: Our Insert Molding process can create complex, integrated parts that reduce assembly time and improve product performance. This process is ideal for the telecommunications industry, as well as other applications that require durable, reliable components.
Gas-Assist Molding: Our Gas-Assist Molding process can produce large, hollow parts with reduced material usage, saving costs while maintaining strength and durability. This process is ideal for the power generation, water solutions, and outdoor recreation industries.
Structural Foam Molding: The Structural Foam Molding process can produce large, strong, and durable parts for a wide range of applications, including agriculture and water solutions.
Plastic and Metal Overmolding: Our Plastic and Metal Overmolding process can create components that offer the ideal combination of strength, durability, and design flexibility. This process is ideal for the agriculture and food services industries.
Clear Part Molding: Our Clear Part Molding process can produce high-quality, transparent parts for a variety of industries, including appliances and food services.
In-Mold Labeling: Our In-Mold Labeling process can create high-quality, durable labels that are integrated into the part itself. This process is ideal for the automotive industry, as well as other applications that require high-quality labeling.
Metal to Plastic Conversion: Our Metal to Plastic Conversion process can help businesses reduce costs and improve product performance by replacing metal components with durable, reliable plastic parts.
In-Process Welding + Assembly: Our In-Process Welding and Assembly services can help businesses streamline their production processes and reduce costs by integrating assembly and welding into the injection molding process.
FAQs About Injection Molding
What is injection molding?
Injection molding is a manufacturing process that involves injecting molten material into a mold to create a specific shape. This process is widely used in the production of plastic products and components.
What materials can be used in injection molding?
A wide range of materials can be used in injection molding, including thermoplastics, thermosetting plastics, elastomers, and metals. The material selection depends on the specific requirements of the project.
What are the benefits of injection molding?
Injection molding offers several benefits, including precision, consistency, cost-effectiveness, efficiency, versatility, and customization.
What industries use injection molding?
Injection molding is used in a wide range of industries, including automotive, medical, consumer goods, aerospace, and electronics.
How is the injection molding process controlled?
The injection molding process is controlled by a computer system that manages the temperature, pressure, and speed of the molten material. This ensures that the product is of consistent quality and meets the required specifications.
What is the typical lead time for injection molding?
The lead time for injection molding depends on the complexity of the project, the material used, and the volume of production. However, injection molding is generally a faster process than other manufacturing methods.
What is tooling in injection molding?
Tooling refers to the molds used in the injection molding process. These molds are typically made of steel or aluminum and are designed to withstand the high pressures and temperatures of the molding process.
How is quality ensured in injection molding?
Quality is ensured in injection molding through a rigorous inspection process that includes testing the product for defects, measuring its dimensions, and checking for consistency in color and texture.
What is overmolding in injection molding?
Overmolding is a process that involves injecting a second material over a finished product to create a multi-material component. This process is commonly used in the production of automotive parts, medical devices, and consumer goods.
How can Plastech Corporation help with injection molding?
Plastech Corporation offers a wide range of injection molding services, including design, tooling, production, and assembly. Our experienced team of professionals can help you with every step of the injection molding process to ensure that your product meets your requirements and exceeds your expectations. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you achieve your manufacturing goals with injection molding.
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