PLASTIC MOLDING BLOG

How to prepare CAD Drawings for Your New Manufacturer

Posted by Mike Fil on February 13, 2018

As we’ve previously mentioned, when you’re considering moving manufacturer or reshoring your product to the USA it’s important to have design files (CAD drawings) of your product on hand. Using these files, your manufacturer can develop a deeper understanding of your product...

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Choosing the Right Color for Your Silicone or Plastic Product

Posted by Corie Yodis on March 2, 2018

The color of your plastic or silicone product can make all the difference, especially for your consumers. It’s the first thing any customer will see of a product and can make a real impact on sales. The right color choice can set you apart from competitors and other brands,...

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Silicones vs. TPEs for Infant Care Products

Posted by Mike Fil on April 15, 2019

Designers of infant care products need safe, clean materials with the right performance properties and processing capabilities. Silicones, a group of synthetic elastomers, are used in baby care products such as pacifiers, baby bottle nipples , feeding sets, sippy tops ,...

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Mike Fil

Mike Fil
As full-time Operations Manager/Design Engineer, Mike’s focus at Extreme Molding is to run an efficient and quality-focused production operation while also assisting customers in design optimization and mold design.



Undercut Part Design for Injection Molding

Posted by Mike Fil on August 30, 2019

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Design for Manufacturing in Injection Molding

Posted by Mike Fil on August 13, 2019

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Silicone Overmolding Secrets

Posted by Mike Fil on July 31, 2019

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Medical Injection Molding with FDA and USP Class VI...

Posted by Mike Fil on July 24, 2019

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LSR Injection Molding vs. HCR Injection Molding

Posted by Mike Fil on June 28, 2019

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Pet Product Manufacturing: Made in USA from Safe Molding...

Posted by Mike Fil on June 20, 2019

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How Injection Molding Let’s You Become a Virtual...

Posted by Mike Fil on May 24, 2019

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From Prototype to Production with Injection Molding

Posted by Mike Fil on May 17, 2019

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Silicones vs. TPEs for Wearable Technology

Posted by Mike Fil on April 30, 2019

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