Packaging that protects — Even the thinnest of products

When it comes to plastic products, LINDAR can thermoform just about anything. Our plastic medical trays are designed to keep guidewires clean and protected while they’re being shipped or stored. The containers come in two types, Straight Pack and Coil Pack trays.

By | 2017-02-06T08:35:19+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Categories: OEM Custom|Comments Off on Packaging that protects — Even the thinnest of products

Comparing Materials and Processes

When material selection means choosing between thermoplastic products or metals, it’s important to select the right material type and process; the one that performs best for the application, while also being the most cost effective. This is also true when comparing thermoforming to injection molding and rotomolding. Thermoplastic [...]

By | 2016-12-11T22:52:10+00:00 October 11th, 2016|Categories: OEM Custom|Comments Off on Comparing Materials and Processes

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 versatility [...]

By | 2016-12-11T22:52:12+00:00 January 13th, 2016|Categories: LINDAR News, OEM Custom|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 idea [...]

By | 2016-12-11T22:52:12+00:00 January 5th, 2016|Categories: LINDAR News, OEM Custom|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 | 2016-12-11T22:52:13+00:00 October 19th, 2015|Categories: LINDAR News, OEM Custom|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 their [...]

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, a [...]

By | 2016-12-11T22:52:19+00:00 October 21st, 2014|Categories: LINDAR News, OEM Custom|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 rotary [...]

By | 2015-12-09T13:15:17+00:00 October 3rd, 2014|Categories: LINDAR News, OEM Custom|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 surrounds [...]

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 | 2016-12-11T22:52:20+00:00 September 5th, 2014|Categories: Food Packaging, LINDAR News, OEM Custom, Paint|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on What exactly is thermoforming anyway?