Piper Plastic Cares About the Environment

Piper Plastic Cares About the Environment

Taking steps to protect the natural environment is something that is increasingly important to many people and businesses. After all, we only have one planet. It just makes sense for every person and business to take part in protecting our shared environment. At Piper Plastics, we recognize that protecting the environment is both good for

The Definitive Guide to Dip Coating

The Definitive Guide to Dip Coating

Dip coating is an increasingly popular method as it adds functionally, color, texture, electrical insulation and comfort to plastic parts for companies in a variety of different industries. Despite the prevalence of this coating process, many people are not aware that they use dip coated products every day. This definitive guide to dip coating will

Two Tone Tool Handles

Two Tone Coating

The ClientNational manufacturer of custom hand tools.The ProjectThis customer required a colorful coating (in this case blue) partially covered by a textured grip for their hand tools.  Using our proprietary processes and equipment, we were able to provide a comfortable, colorful and functional grip for their tools.Similar Projects

stethoscope tubing by Piper Plastics Corp.

Watch How We Create Dip Molded Medical Devices

Of all the products we manufacture here at Piper Plastics, we’re especially proud of the ones we create for the medical device industry. Whether it’s colorful stethoscope tubing, comfortable nasal cannula or anesthesia mask cushions, we know that these products are going to help physicians provide their patients with the best care available. Now, you

Vinyl Plastisol: Ideal for Electrical Applications

Vinyl Plastisol: Ideal for Electrical Applications

Since Piper Plastics began using dip molding techniques more than 50 years ago, we’ve found a wide variety of industrial applications for this versatile manufacturing process. From precision medical appliances to military-grade equipment, we can make just about anything with dip molded vinyl plastisol. Electrical fittings and connectors, however, are particularly well-suited to plastisol dip

dip molded nasal cannula by Piper Plastics Corp.

Dip Molded Nasal Cannulas – All About Comfort

Here at Piper Plastics, we proudly produce a wide range of medical components using our dip molding technology. One of the medical products most frequently manufactured is the dip molded nasal cannula. What is a Nasal Cannula? Used in every hospital across the US, you are sure to have seen nasal cannulas – both on

How to Create a Custom Dip Molded or Dip Coated Part

When you look at dip molded stethoscope tubing or a dip coated plumbing fitting, you probably don’t think about the process that goes into making it. There is a thorough development process behind every custom dip molded or coated part – a process that ranges in time from hours to weeks. Here at Piper Plastics,

history of dip molding

A Brief History of Dip Molding

A technique now used in the plastic manufacturing industry to coat electrical fittings, medical equipment, tool handles and more in plastisol; dip molding began thousands of years ago with the creation of wax candles and figurines. The first candles were made using a rudimentary dip molding technique that involved the dipping of a small piece