AIM Processing Small Plastic Parts Blog

4 Reasons to Add a Trusted Small Plastic Parts Shop to Your Vendor List

Key Considerations when Switching Plastic Injection Molding Materials

A Brief Introduction to Living Hinges in Plastic Injection Molding

Tips for Ensuring Proper Wall Thickness in Small Plastic Parts

Plastic Injection Molding Gate Blush: Causes and Prevention

Small Plastic Part Injection Molding: An Intro to Secondary Services

What to Expect from AIM, a Small Plastic Parts Manufacturer in Denver

9 Key Principles in the Design for Manufacturing of Small Plastic Parts

Considerations for Using Glass-Filled Nylon in Small Plastic Parts Manufacturing

Small Plastic Part Injection Molding: Does In-House Toolmaking Limit Your Options?

The Surprisingly High Cost of Cheap Tooling for Small Plastic Parts

Tooling Transfers: When and How You Should Move to a New Small Plastic Part Injection Molder

Tips for Optimizing Your Plastic Parts Manufacturing Process for Assemblies

Steel vs. Aluminum Molds: What’s Right for Your Small Plastic Parts Project?

What You Need to Know About Nylon

For High Impact, Low Friction Applications, Acetal is Your Plastic

Polycarbonate: A Strong, Clear, Multi-Purpose Plastic

An Introduction to ABS Plastic for Injection Molding

Rules for Using Ribs to Strengthen Plastic Injection Molded Parts

5 Plastic Project Details Needed for an Accurate Estimate

Insert Molding: Tips for Holding the Part in Place

Let There Be Light! An Intro to Light Pipes for Electronic Enclosures.

Getting the Drift on Draft

Tips for Waterproofing an Electronic Enclosure

Tips for Including Lettering on Plastic Injection Molded Parts

Roughing It: Texture and Plastic Parts

8 Tips for Picking a Gate Location

A Focus on Quality that Keeps Customers Coming Back

Common Plastics for Electronic Enclosures

5 Design Tips for Problem-Free Plastic Injection Molding

What Type of Plastic Should You Choose? Here are the Questions You Should be Asking.

3 Common Plastic Part Defects and How to Avoid Them

Advantages of Project-Specific Sourcing for Plastic Injection Tooling

Plastic Injection Molding: Gate Basics

The Benefits of Elastomeric Overmolding

Don’t Be Fooled: Thicker Isn’t Always Stronger

A Quick Introduction to Insert Molding

7 Money-Saving Tips for Your Next Plastic Injection Molding Project

The Benefits of Structural Foam Molding in Plastic Injection Projects

Finding the Perfect Color

Laser Etching Plastic: Leaving the Right Mark

A to Z: Common Plastic Injection Molding Terms

A Brief Introduction to Plastic Injection Molding

3 Common Plastic Injection Molding Issues and How to Prevent Them