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FOR A CRISP, AESTHETIC FINISH

Cleanroom

For when cosmetic finish is critical

Many of our products are required to have visual impact, particularly those on aircraft galleys, armrests and tray tables – and therefore they have to look great.

For products where the cosmetic finish is critical, particularly where light colours are used, we have a cleanroom.Ā This provides environmental control to reduce contamination, certified to ISO 14644-1:2015 Class 8.

Rubber is notoriously difficult to manufacture in colours other than black, not least because carbon black is used as a key ingredient in many compounds (to strengthen the material). With such a range of unusual and vivid shades now available, we are able to offer a finished product that is not blighted by black specks – so we also have in place a filtered positive pressure room to ensure that your colours remain pure.

For applications where aesthetics are key, talk to us about our cleanroom.

Our expertise in action

Custom solutions to ensure MXGP pole position

All our customers want volumes of parts; sometimes they just need a small batch, manufactured to exacting specifications with absolute performance in mind. Challenge: To design and produce parts for improved performance on a competition racing...

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Critical components test the boundaries of moulding techniques

Rubber is the ideal solution for a fuel hose - it can cope with extreme chemicals and provides flexibility. However, when trying to design for both safety and space-saving, a unique challenge is presented. Challenge: To...

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FEA simulation for crash test readiness

Finite element analysis can be used not only for understanding wear and reducing the cost of prototyping but also as part of a critical safety analysis prior to real-world tests. The challenge: To assist a commercial...

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Designing for production efficiencies

The processing industry is under pressure to offer efficiencies and cost-savings at all stages of their process. Consistent, reliable supply is the backbone of a productive business - and sometimes design for manufacture is key. The...

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Putting aesthetics at the forefront

There are times when the appearance of a product is equally as important as the function; if we know that from the outset we will design and manufacture with the visual impact as a priority. The...

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Designing around existing components for bespoke solutions

Often, our customers do not have CAD facilities; they rely upon us to take their vision and work with it to propose and develop a suitable solution. The challenge: To conceptualise and develop the design of...

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A race against time for design and production

For many of our customers their products are constantly going through re-design and development for improvement; we have to align ourselves with that process, often against tough deadlines. The challenge: To replicate a moulded rubber HNBR...

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