The Flexibility of TPR Material

When it comes to thermoforming, choosing the right material for your product is critical. You want a plastic that not only performs well for your application, but is cost effective, has a fast turn-around time, and is aesthetically pleasing. In a previous blog post, we discussed the benefits and [...]

By |2018-04-23T10:41:26-05:00January 13th, 2016|Categories: Commercial, LINDAR News|Comments Off on The Flexibility of TPR Material

Thermoforming with TPO material can replace fiberglass

As an original equipment manufacturer (OEM), specializing in thermoforming technology, LINDAR’s parts and components are used across a wide variety of industries, such as agricultural, lawn/garden, construction, industrial, medical, recreational, low-speed vehicles (LSV), and more. (Check out our OEM portfolio here.) When a customer comes to us with an [...]

By |2020-04-07T12:53:53-05:00January 5th, 2016|Categories: Commercial, LINDAR News|Comments Off on Thermoforming with TPO material can replace fiberglass

The Benefits of Thermoforming with TPO

You use it every day. It’s found in the car you drive, it’s a component of the lawn tractor in your yard, and it is in the semi-truck on the highway. It’s thermoplastic polyolefin or TPO. TPO is often used as a replacement for metal or fiberglass due to [...]

By |2018-04-23T10:45:34-05:00October 19th, 2015|Categories: Commercial, LINDAR News|Comments Off on The Benefits of Thermoforming with TPO

What floats your boat? For us, it’s thermoformed ABS.

As thermoforming continues to grow and gain momentum in the world of manufacturing, LINDAR embraces the innovation new products bring to our table. Take kayaks for example. Until recently, kayaks have typically been produced by rotational molding or lamination methods. Now thermoformed kayaks are gaining in popularity due to [...]

Thermoforming innovation

Thermoforming is everywhere — maybe even in the palm of your hand. Look closely at your cell phone case. What is it made of? In their desire to create protective cell phone cases using eco-friendly materials, one company invented ultra-durable cases by thermoforming plastic and covering it with Kevlar, [...]

By |2018-04-23T10:53:43-05:00October 21st, 2014|Categories: Commercial, LINDAR News|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Thermoforming innovation

LINDAR expands OEM manufacturing capabilities

BAXTER, MINN. — LINDAR Corporation, a leading manufacturer of thermoformed OEM parts for equipment, machinery and vehicles of all types and sizes, has expanded its Baxter, Minn., facility and its OEM manufacturing capabilities. LINDAR recently completed a 33,000-square-foot building expansion, in part to house a new MAAC three station [...]

By |2018-04-23T10:50:29-05:00October 3rd, 2014|Categories: Commercial, LINDAR News|Comments Off on LINDAR expands OEM manufacturing capabilities

Thermoforming abounds in the medical industry

Next time you’re in a doctor’s office, take a closer look at the medical equipment around you. More than likely, it was developed using some sort of thermoforming application. From MRI and blood analysis machines, to CT and PET scan equipment, thermoformers like LINDAR create custom covers, shrouds and [...]

What exactly is thermoforming anyway?

Thermoforming is a cost-effective manufacturing process LINDAR uses to shape and form the plastic we use to make everything from food containers and paint trays to OEM parts for equipment and machinery. Here’s how it works: A plastic sheet is heated in an oven to a high-enough temperature that it [...]

By |2018-05-03T10:54:39-05:00September 5th, 2014|Categories: Commercial, Food Packaging, LINDAR News, Paint Products|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on What exactly is thermoforming anyway?

Customer testimonial: ‘LINDAR’S quality keeps getting better and better…’

"LINDAR’s quality keeps getting better and better. Thank you for your hard work, and all your team members working to make problems go away and providing better solutions." This is one customer testimonial we couldn’t help but share. At LINDAR, we’re in the business of finding solutions for our [...]

By |2018-07-09T11:25:07-05:00June 17th, 2014|Categories: Commercial, LINDAR News|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Customer testimonial: ‘LINDAR’S quality keeps getting better and better…’

LINDAR earns ISO certification

BRAINERD, MINN. — LINDAR Corporation, a leading manufacturer of thermoformed plastic products, packaging and industrial components, recently received the International Organization for Standardization’s (ISO) 9001:2008 certification for quality management systems. Our extensive three-year certification journey required LINDAR to document the safety, culture, quality and processes needed to manufacture thermoformed [...]

By |2019-09-12T13:02:29-05:00March 7th, 2014|Categories: Commercial, Food Packaging, LINDAR News, Paint Products|Comments Off on LINDAR earns ISO certification