Tag: RIM

The Difference Between Thermoplastic and Thermosetting Plastic

Though “thermoplastic” and “thermosetting plastic” sound very much alike, the difference between thermoplastics and thermoset plastics is significant. Each has very distinctive applications and properties, along with differences in how they are processed or manufactured. Understanding the difference between thermoplastics and thermosetting plastics can help both manufacturers and product designers improve upon their products. Basic… Read more »

pDCPD Reaction Injection Molding (RIM) Provides Durability, Structural Advantages

pDCDP Example | plastic composites | plastic impact resistance

When we had a customer that was looking for alternatives to the sheet metal hoods on boring machines used in the construction industry, Osborne offered pDCPD reaction injection molding (RIM) as a solution to the problems they were facing. The wet conditions on many construction boring jobs led to excessive rust on the steel hoods,… Read more »

Osborne Industries, Inc. to Exhibit at Design-2-Part Show

February 24, 2015 – Osborne, Kansas – Osborne Industries, Inc., a manufacturer of custom-molded plastics via Reaction Injection Molding (RIM) and Resin Transfer Molding (RTM), has announced it will be exhibiting at the Design-2-Part manufacturing show. The show is being held at the Gaylord Texan Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas, February 25-26, 2015. Osborne Industries… Read more »