These articles from our Applications Notebook contain 200+ case studies of how RTP Company specialty compounds have been used to solve real world application problems. Discover the performance, design, and molding considerations that led to specifying a material from our wide selection of value-added thermoplastic compounds.
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Twin Row Seed Opener
The Original Equipment Manufacturer of a Twin Row Seed Opener approached RTP Company with a complex part design that required extreme abrasion resistance.
Due to their proximity to motors and their exposure to heat, chain guides require an extremely durable material with a high heat deflection temperature.
Our engineers offered RTP 700 ABR and RTP 200 ABR, which were used to mold interchangeable conveyor cables, depending on whether the food being conveyed was hot or cold.
Kidney Dialysis Connector
Althin Medical in Milwaukie, OR and PolyCast, Inc. of Tigard, OR came to RTP Company for a wear resistant, precolored compound for use in face plate connectors on a kidney dialysis machine.
Gears in Tooth Polishing Device
Teledyne Water Pik of Ft. Collins, Colo. and RTP Company are ensuring proper dental hygiene.
Food Conveyor Rollers
Warnings about food contamination have been making headlines more and more frequently.
A soap dispenser molded by Inopak, Ltd. incorporates an RTP 600 Series ABS masterbatch containing Fluoroguard®.
Fluid Handling Pumps
The chemical resistance of an RTP Company’s glass fiber/polypropylene compound provides security against corrosion for parts used in fluid handling pumps.