Category: Plastic Parts

Here’s Why Plastic Parts Are a Better Option Than Metal Ones

Plastic Injection Molding

What did society do before plastic? For the most part, many items, including train parts, car parts and plane parts, were made of metal. But today, plastic seems more popular than metal. Why are plastic parts a better option than metal ones? Well, there are several reasons.  Plastic Molds Mean More Efficient Production Runs In… Read more »

Should Your Product Contain Plastic or Metal Parts?

Injection Molding of Plastic Parts

Should your product be plastic or metal? These days, more and more products are made of plastic– everything from canoes to airplane parts! If you were to visit a museum and look at items from the 1800s, you’d see a lot of metal. It wasn’t until after 1907 or so that mass-produced plastic items really… Read more »

What Are the Advantages of Post Molding Assembly Services?

Injection Molding of Plastic Parts

Bridgville Plastics of Michigan has more than three decades of experience crafting custom and standard molding solutions. One of Bridgville’s offerings is post molding assembly services.  What are some of the benefits of post molding assembly services, and, more importantly, working with Bridgville Plastics? More Nuanced Details More details can be added to your design…. Read more »

Myths to Ignore About Plastic Injection Molding

Plastic Injection Molding

Are you thinking about taking your part to the next level with plastic part injection molding services? If so, you may be doing research and finding conflicting reports on what to expect with the plastic injection molding process. With that in mind, let’s take a look at 4 plastic injection molding myths you can go… Read more »

3 Advantages to Choosing Plastic Injection Molding Services

Plastic Injection Molding Services

Are you thinking about using plastic injection molding services to produce plastic parts? If so, there are many benefits to this simple, yet advantageous method. Here are three reasons why you should consider plastic injection molding services. Plastic injection molding services can accommodate nearly any type of design. Whether you have a complex, intricate part… Read more »

Here’s Why You Should Consider Insert Moldings for Plastic Parts

Plastic Injection Molding

Simply put, insert molding refers to the injection molding process that conjoins several types of materials into a single finished part. The different materials could include a wide range of items, including but not limited to screws, brackets, threads, clips and more. These materials are made from an assortment of metals, including aluminum, stainless steel,… Read more »

Things to Keep In Mind When Choosing a New Plastic Injection Molder

Plastic Injection Molders

Whether it’s due to financial reasons, productivity answers, the need for a new mold or some other reason, you may be considering moving your mold to a new injector. If you’re in that process, keeps these things in mind as you search for the right fit for your needs…and your mold. Find Out What You… Read more »

Questions to Ask When Considering a Metal to Plastic Conversion

Metal to Plastic Conversions

There are many advantages to using plastic parts as opposed to metal ones. For starters, plastic parts are typically much cheaper to produce than their metal counterparts. They’re also much easier to make and can often stand up to most of the same conditions as metal parts. Nevertheless, before you decide to use the metal… Read more »

Why You Should Convert Your Metal Parts into Plastic Ones

Metal to Plastic Part Conversions

Does your company specialize in manufacturing metal parts? You might want to think about converting your metal parts into plastic ones moving forward. There are so many advantages that you’ll enjoy when you use plastic parts as opposed to metal parts. Check out a few of the key benefits below. Plastic parts are cheaper to… Read more »