Bake your PLA and have it outperform everything else! #Filaween

Ok, so I mentioned how Proto-pasta promises extra strength and rigidity for their HTPLA line of filaments if you essentially bake them in the oven and anneal them. This causes the typically unorganized, amorphous microstructure of the plastic to crystallize and form larger grains that are much more of a consistent, uniform element within themselves […]

Welding King StarBoard® and King StarBoard® ST

Plastic distributors and fabricators everywhere are discovering exciting new business opportunities when using polymer sheet stock from King Plastic. The possible uses are endless with a product that works like wood. For the most secure part between two pieces of material it is a good idea to first make a butt joint then tack welds […]

How to Repair a Shaft Using Forming Techniques

In this video, we’ll be demonstrating how to rebuild a damaged shaft using forming techniques For this repair we used Belzona 1111 in a metal former manufactured with an outside diameter slightly larger than the diameter of the shaft First, we cleaned the damaged area of the shaft We undercut the repair area and roughened […]