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Viking Plastics Team in front of their Sodick Injection Molding Machine

New Components Require New Equipment

When Viking Plastics was approached by one of their automotive customers about manufacturing a new component, they knew they needed a specialized machine to achieve this new request from their customer: the capability to overmold a small volume of resin onto a metallic component with efficiency and consistency. Viking Plastics has served the industry since […]

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April 2019 Training Classes Available Now

Operation and Processing Fundamentals course This course is designed to provide the beginner to the intermediate processor with a good foundation to understand the individual functions of the machine and basic auxiliaries that make up the plastic injection molding system. When: April 23rd -24th, 2019 ( 9:00 am to 4:00 pm) Where: Plustech Inc. 735 […]

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Tri-Tec

Tri-Tec Corp Expands Capabilities

Tri-Tec Corp, originally founded in 1976,  is currently a 60,000 square foot molding facility situated in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. Tri-Tec was most recently purchased in 2015 from the second owner by Larry Austin. It shares a building with its sister company, Plasti-Coil.  Tri-Tec alone has 23 molding machines, over 25 employees, and houses a complete […]

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Open House – Tuesday Nov, 13th

Join us for an Open House on Tuesday, Nov 13th, 9am-7pm Location: 735 E. Remington rd, Schaumburg, IL RSVP: LenHampton@plustech-inc.com 9AM – Keynote Presentation: Runner and Gating Fundamentals KEVIN ROTTINGHAUS, BEAUMONT A runner can have a significant influence on plastic temperature and pressure distribution, crystallinity, and orientation of the material in the cavity. This presentation […]

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Training Classes Announced for September 2018

Operation and Processing Fundamentals Course This course is designed to provide the beginner to the intermediate processor with a good foundation to understand the individual functions of the machine and basic auxiliaries that make up the plastic injection molding system. When: September 11-12th, 2018 (9:00 am to 4:00 pm) Where: Plustech Inc. 735 E Remington […]

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nutec

“A key component of our success comes from the relationships we have built with a solid network of product partners, and Sodick Plustech, Inc. ranks among our strongest.”

Nutec Tooling Systems is a Plustech partner.  They recently included information on us in their newsletter, here is a blurb: “A key component of our success comes from the relationships we have built with a solid network of product partners, and Sodick Plustech, Inc. ranks among our strongest. Because we specialize in Press-side Automation, particularly Micro-Molding applications, we need, not just […]

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Omega purchases and implements a molding press that takes a different approach to injection molding

Problem:  Omega Plastics was recently challenged with a project that required high precision/very tight tolerances, a very expensive resin, along with requiring a very small shot size.  Their existing, traditional, molding equipment presented a serious concern, especially regarding the issue of material residence time. Solution:  Through diligent research, Omega’s Molding Specialists’ discovered a piece of […]

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Sodick Sets the Stage at NPE2018 with New Additive and Injection Molding Technology in Booth W782

Schaumburg, IL – February 6, 2018 – During NPE2018, Plustech, Inc., Sodick’s IMM Division, will be introducing the OPM250, Metal 3D Printer along with four new injection molding machines models: the MS100 New Electric Horizontal Molding Machine, the LP20VRE Micro Vertical Molding Machine, the GL60A  Horizontal Molding Machine, and the GL30A-LP Micro Horizontal Molding Machine.  […]

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