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Temperatures for Thermoforming Polycarbonate

Polycarbonates are a group of thermoplastic polymers that are easily moldable, have high impact and temperature resistance, and are highly transparent to visible light. Thermoforming polycarbonate has numerous applications and can be used by many industries, including automotive, aerospace and aviation, building and construction, and medical equipment. Thermoforming Polycarbonate Thermoforming polycarbonate is a manufacturing process…

PTFE vs. Teflon®

PTFE and Teflon® are common thermoplastic materials used in various applications. Both terms reference the same material but one is its shortened chemical name and the other is its patented trade name. Continue reading to learn more about the features, advantages, and disadvantages of PTFE and Teflon®. What Is the Difference Between PTFE and Teflon®?…

Extruded vs. Cast Acrylic

Acrylic is a durable, transparent synthetic polymer that is produced through a chemical reaction between a monomer and a catalyst. Acrylic is an excellent alternative to glass due to its lightweight and enhanced transparency. Acrylic products can be manufactured using either casting or extrusion processes. Both methods offer unique advantages and disadvantages relative to the…

CNC Plastics: A Selection Guide

CNC manufacturing processes are increasingly popular due to their ability to produce high-quality, precision products with little human intervention. At COMCO Plastics, we specialize in CNC plastic manufacturing, including CNC milling and turning. We use multi-axis lathes and Swiss screw machines to create reliable, high-performance parts from a wide range of plastic materials. Each material…

High Performance Machined & Fabricated Plastics | COMCO Plastics

At COMCO Plastics, we are a leading manufacturer of high-performance machined and fabricated plastic components with over 65 years of experience. We are your one-stop shop for all of your plastic component needs, offering services such as thermoforming, CNC turning and milling, assembly, fabrication, and more. With a dedication to quality and continuous improvement, COMCO…

Comco Celebrates 60 Years Of Plastics Manufacturing

New York, February 8, 2016 / COMCOPress – In January of 2016, COMCO Plastics Inc. (COMCO) celebrated its 60th Anniversary. COMCO Plastics, Inc. was founded in 1956 by Morton R. French Sr. Today it thrives as a third-generation company, helmed by Michael R. French and his executive management team. For over 60 years, the name…

Comco Plastics Inc. Sues – Timothy E. Butler, Plastic Stock Shapes, Llc & Apexco-ppsi, Llc

NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — In August of 2014, COMCO Plastics Inc. (COMCO) filed a federal lawsuit against its former Vice President of Sales, Timothy E. Butler (Butler), his wife Rhonda D. Butler, Plastic Stock Shapes, LLC (a company owned and operated by Timothy and Rhonda Butler), and APEXCO-PPSI, LLC (APEXCO), a manufacturer of plastic stock shapes and former supplier…

Comco Launches It’s New Site

COMCO Plastics has launched it’s new website! COMCO is gearing up for 2016 and has completed the first phase of its site. With a new marketing and advertising team in place, COMCO has been diligently working to introduce new branding and strategic marketing tools to support its business. The group has been recognized for it’s high-level…