Month: April 2019

Equipping Healthcare: How Thermoforming Yields Quality Medical Devices

Equipping Healthcare: How Thermoforming Yields Quality Medical Devices Shape Seamless Plastic Devices with Thermoforming Thermoplastics, such as polyvinyl chloride (PVC), polyethylene and polypropylene, currently make up more than 75 percent of the plastics in medical devices. Thermoforming is one of the most efficient and cost-effective ways to manufacture and prototype medical devices in today’s market…. Read more »

Follow Your Impulse: Four Reasons to Turn on the Power of Impulse Welding

Follow Your Impulse: Four Reasons to Turn on the Power of Impulse Welding As every product developer knows, there are no hard and fast guidelines to determine the right welding or sealing process for a particular polymer or product design. Techniques such as hot air and hot wedge welding, radio frequency (RF) welding, and ultrasonic… Read more »