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Common Methods of Plastic Fabrication

February 12, 2018 4:41 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

When you hire a company for plastic fabrication service in Utah, you expect that your product will come out exactly as you expected, if not better. But how do they do it? What is plastic fabrication? As a plastic-based product creator, you probably have some insight into the process, or maybe you work in an industry that manufactures or sells plastic products and want to learn more. First, let us talk about plastic fabrication. Essentially, plastic fabrication is the design and manufacturing of a variety of plastic products for a wide range of industries. A skilled plastic fabrication company can do this through one of several different methods. But why plastic? Many product manufactures prefer plastic fabrication, as opposed to... View Article


Tips for Finding the Right Quality Plastic Design Company

January 24, 2018 11:03 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The need for plastic-based products increases every single year, which means businesses are in constant search for manufacturing partners who can fulfill their plastic needs. But how exactly do you go about finding the best plastic design company in Utah to meet the needs of your company? Here are a few of the qualities you should search for in your chosen plastic manufacturing partner. Excellence in product design Before you make your final decision on hiring any company, it is important to know if the company employs professional product designers who are able to sketch the product designs you need. Say, for example, you need a completely functional prototype of your product before you move to mass production—will your potential... View Article


Frequently Asked Questions About ABS Sheets in Utah

January 10, 2018 11:03 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

At D&D Plastics, we are known for a wide variety of our plastic products and manufacturing services, including our ABS sheets. We receive a wide variety of questions about ABS sheets in Utah, some of which we have listed below with their corresponding answers. If you have additional questions about our ABS sheets or any of our other products or services, we encourage you to contact us today for more information. Q: What is ABS plastic? ABS stands for acrylonitrile butadiene styrene. It is an opaque thermoplastic and an amorphous polymer. It being a “thermoplastic” refers to how it holds up to the application of heat. Rather than burning, thermoplastics liquefy, which allows them to be more easily molded and... View Article


What to Consider When Seeking a Plastic Thermoforming Company

December 26, 2017 6:44 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

No two people are the same, and no two projects are the same, either—especially when it comes to custom plastic thermoforming. As a leading plastic design company in Utah, D&D Plastics understands that a wide variety of factors have an impact on each person’s specific design and process requirements. Much must be taken into consideration, from project deadlines and materials to budget margins and product numbers. That’s why it’s important to choose a plastic design company that is compatible with your needs—one that knows your niche and has the experience necessary to give you excellent results. Ask about industry experience Before you hire a company to take on your plastic design project, take the time to ask them about their... View Article


What Are the Main Benefits to Plastic Thermoforming?

December 12, 2017 6:44 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

When you have a design idea that you’re ready to turn into reality, you might want to consider plastic thermoforming in Utah—one of many specialties at D&D Plastics that can help you achieve the perfect product quickly and effectively. Read on to find out more about this innovative practice. The basics To put it simply, plastic thermoforming is the process of heating up sheet plastic and then pressing it into form over a female or male mold. The two main ways of completing this process are by pressure forming or vacuum forming. You’ve actually seen a lot of products that have been thermoformed, most frequently in areas such as packaging, automotive, retail, electronics, sports, displays and much more. What makes... View Article