Metal to Plastic Conversion

Metal Replacement or Metal to Plastic Conversions using Engineered Thermoplastics are not new in the Plastics Industry.  The advantages of Thermoplastics have been leveraged for a long time to save money, decrease weight and/or consolidate the number of parts required in an assembly.  Hi-Tech’s history of replacing metal in structural applications is really what shaped … Continue Reading

Machining Process Improvements

In the YouTube video accessible by the link below, Hi-Tech demonstrates how improvements in the machining process can significantly reduce cycle times. This is possible thru optimization of the cutters, tool path programming and speeds & feeds.  In this video, Hi-Tech is machining slab or sheet stock and producing a prototype part.  This prototype part … Continue Reading