PLASTIC MOLDING BLOG

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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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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Silicone Overmolding Secrets

Posted by Mike Fil on July 31, 2019

Silicone overmolding is an injection molding process that molds silicone over, under, or through a substrate material to complete the final part. By allowing product designers to combine the best of two materials, this manufacturing process supports variations in durometer...

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Extreme Molding Featured in Times Union

Posted by Lynn Momrow-Zielinski on February 27, 2018


We were recently featured in Times Union in an article that focuses on how we co-founded Extreme Molding by combining expertise in engineering and business.

We're especially pleased with how the article took a look into our story and successes, as well as challenges.  We're a unique full-service silicone and plastic injection molding manufacturer in that we're one of the longest-tenured women-owned molders in the US this is something we're proud of and we're glad Times Union picked up on that.

You can read more about our story in the Time Union's post on how Two women overcame hurdles to co-found Extreme Molding.

Team photo Extreme Molding

 

To experience success in any industry, you need to have a strong background in the field coupled with experience balancing work and life. We believe that our experience in business and engineering (some sixty years combined) coupled with the fantastic team we have on the floor are to credit for our current success.

We've overcome a lot to get where we are today so we know what it's like to be starting out within the first ten years of your founding, navigating uncharted waters. With sixty years of experience combined we're here to be the manufacturing partner you need, advising you on design and material selection as well as other aspects of manufacturing.

Design to deliverable button people business 

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