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Pleasant Precision’s Product Lifecycle Management Process

By Team PPI on Aug 7, 2019 11:09:42 AM

Our Product Lifecycle Management Process moves product from ideas to production

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Topics: plastic, quality, improvement, advanced manufacturing, processes

More Bang for Your Buck in Reality

By Phil Guajardo on Jul 17, 2019 12:04:40 PM

In today’s world everyone is always looking for the best deal they can find. Unfortunately everyone markets themselves as the solution to all your problems, and this leads to confusion when selecting a supplier. It’s not until it’s too late that you actually know whether or not you have chosen the right path. I’m here to tell you that in the Plastic Injection Molding world there is a way to get the most bang for your buck EVERY TIME, and that is Round Mate.

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Topics: injection molding, plastic, improvement, processes, round mate

The Benefits of Consolidating Thermoset Resins in Plastic Injection Molding

By Phil Guajardo on May 16, 2019 10:36:09 AM

How many thermoset resins does your company use? If you are using a wide variety of resins, it may be time to review and consolidate. Using a large cross-section of resins can cost your company a lot of time and money. There are many benefits to consolidating thermoset resins for plastic injection molding, both for the customer as well as the manufacturer.

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Topics: injection molding, plastic, plastic molding', lean manufacturing

Pleasant Precision kicks off EOS - Entrepreneurial Operating System

By Ken Jenkins on Mar 28, 2019 8:25:00 AM

Earlier this year, Pleasant Precision kicked off EOS training throughout the company.

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Topics: lean manufacturing, CULTURE, eos

The U.S. Lifts Tariff on Plastic Injection Molds

By Cory Arbogast on Feb 13, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Back in July 2018, President Trump implemented a 25% tariff on China-made plastic injection molds. Unexpectedly in December, the Trump Administration lifted the tariff for at least one year - a decision many say is likely to hurt American mold makers but help U.S. plastics companies that supply automakers. Below we share some insight on the tariff suspension, what it means for mold makers, and what it ultimately means for you.

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Topics: Mold Components, injection molding, advanced manufacturing, tariffs

Why Nylon 66 Supplies Are Tight and What to Do About It

By Cory Arbogast on Dec 21, 2018 5:10:27 PM

Due to the current market conditions and increasing demand, the Nylon 66 supply is expected to be tight for several years to come. You can expect an increase in price anywhere from $.10-$.50/lb depending on the grade.

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Topics: Mold Components, injection molding, plastic, plastic molding', advanced manufacturing

Here's a High Five!

By Team PPI on Nov 19, 2018 4:53:24 PM

Pleasant Precision, Inc. is pleased to announce the new High Five Award!

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Topics: plastic, advanced manufacturing, CULTURE

Navigating Trump's New Tariff

By Phil Guajardo on Oct 3, 2018 4:13:21 PM

Earlier this year, President Trump implemented a 35% tariff on plastic injection molds

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Topics: injection molding, lean manufacturing, advanced manufacturing, round mate, tariffs

The difference between 3D printing and additive manufacturing

By Cory Arbogast on Jul 10, 2018 1:31:00 PM

3D printing is a big deal when it comes to today’s technology. The concept alone is enough to wow people, and it’s starting to trickle into several different industries, even in the future making of artificial organs - where it’s called “bioprinting”.

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Topics: quality, advanced manufacturing, processes, methods, future

The Advantages of Injection Molding with Round Mate® Systems

By Cory Arbogast on Jun 11, 2018 12:07:00 PM

On a surface level, injection molding might seem like a simple process. The idea of it is. The process itself is a little more complex. Within the actual process of injection molding, there is a intricate system of efficiency and cost-effectiveness.

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Topics: Mold Components, injection molding, quality, systems, plastic molding', lean manufacturing, advanced manufacturing, processes, methods, round mate

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