Automation advancements in thermoforming

We continue to automate within our plastic thermoforming facility, we’re proud of our latest piece of equipment in our automation arsenal—a new dual-arm robotic router trim station. The robotic router is designed to trim more parts per hour and improving the safety of our operators. Automated routing applications,  focused [...]

By |2019-09-12T13:34:07-05:00July 31st, 2019|Categories: Commercial, LINDAR News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Automation advancements in thermoforming

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 [...]

Plastics recycling discussed at Global Plastic Summit

Recycling was a hot topic at the recent Global Plastic Summit, which took place shortly after California’s ban on plastic bags was signed into law. Officials at the summit cited data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that shows plastic shopping bags make up only 0.4 percent of waste [...]

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, Consumer Products, Food Packaging, LINDAR News|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…’