Category: Plastic Parts

The Case for Plastic Parts

A long time ago metal was the material of choice for so many things. However, in the 1950s, plastic manufacturing took over, and has been dominant ever since. Some manufacturers are still pro-metal, while others are pro-plastic, and, of course, some combine the two as needed. Still, can a case be made for plastic parts… Read more »

Who Benefits From Metal to Plastic Part Conversions?

If you visit a history museum, you’ll notice a lot of older items and products were made of metal. It wasn’t until the 1950s that plastic materials became popular for so many things. During the 1950s, many items that were previously made from metal started to be made, instead, from plastic. Many manufacturers made the… Read more »

Is Plastic Injection Molding Right for My Company?

So you own or run a company… have you considered plastic injection molding services? Might they be right for your particular company? Simple Yet Reliable When you want to produce products and/or parts, plastic injection molding can be advantageous in many ways. Known for being both simple and reliable, plastic injection molding is an extremely… Read more »

Reasons to Outsource Your Plastic Injection Molding Projects

Many companies utilize plastic injection molding processes in-house. Heated plastic substrate gets injected into a mold whereas the liquid is allowed to cool to a solid, etc. That said, in-house injection molding isn’t always easy or cost-effective. There can be both cost and logistics concerns. What if the product’s quality isn’t up to par? What… Read more »

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 »