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Should I Use SLA or SLS For My Prototype?

You need a prototype, and are thinking Additive manufacturing, but just not sure whether to go Stereolithography (SLA) or Selective Laser Sintering (SLS)? Plunkett Associates’ simple to follow, light hearted step by step guide should help […]

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How Can UK Manufacturing Respond to the Triggering of Article 50?

With Article 50 now activated (March 2017), Brexit isn’t something that may happen it’s here and we now rely on…

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Brexit Good for Business, says Belgrade Polymer Products

Brexit and the weak pound is proving good for export business, according to vacuum-former Belgrade Polymer Products, which has invested in new equipment and extra staff to meet demand for an increase in orders.

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Pentagon Plastics – UK Technical Plastic Injection Moulding Experts

Plastic injection moulded components are designed with various levels of complexity from small and very simple products right through to the highly complex components used in industries such as Aerospace, Marine and Medical.

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Belgrade Polymer Products Supplies the ‘Light’ Solution for Corby Woodland Project

Belgrade Polymer Products is working with an Arts Council-sponsored schools project bringing attention to a Northamptonshire urban woodland.

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Pentagon Plastics Host Education Day for Future Product Designers

The plastic injection moulding manufacturer Pentagon Plastics continues its education programme and recently welcomed students from London South Bank University and on a separate site visit, product design and engineering students from the University of Brighton.

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LVS Small Plastic Parts Secure Post-Brexit Reshoring Work

Following a post Brexit initiative, the team at LVS Small Plastic Parts have recently secured their first reshoring project of 2017, adding circa 8% to annual growth through the production of around 300,000 components per […]

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Belgrade Launches New ABS Carbon Fibre-Effect Finish

Belgrade Polymer Products has added a new ABS carbon fibre-effect finish to its long-established thermoforming capability, targeting new opportunities – particularly in the automotive, commercial vehicle and leisure sectors.

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Counterplas Takes Delivery of NEW Negri Bossi Machine

As part of their continual machine investment programme and recent new business wins, Counterplas were proud to take delivery of a brand new Negri Bossi Canbio ST 250-850 plastic injection moulding machine.

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Thermotec Plastics Introduces Innovative Design for JLR

Thermotec Plastics has just introduced a new crank tray for Jaguar Land Rover.  This has an innovative hybrid design that utilises vacuum forming for flexibility and injection moulding for repeatability and robustness. 

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