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5 trends that are changing the face of technology in manufacturing

Manufacturing technology has been on a constant uptick for several months, and information and automation systems are becoming more desirable. There’s been a constant increase in demand for robotic systems, supervisory controls, information management systems, and more. There are several … Continue reading

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The Importance of Quality Assurance

In every industry, customer service and quality assurance are crucial to the success of a business.  This is especially true in manufacturing—for every company and/or product, there are a handful of competitors to whom clients can turn should something go … Continue reading

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The ABCs of Post-Extrusion Processes

Did you know that a wide variety of additional operations can be applied to plastic products as they emerge from dies in their extruded form? Approximately 65% of all plastics in use today pass through an extruder, and post-extrusion processes … Continue reading

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Get the High-End Look of Aluminum with Single-Process Plastic Extrusions!

Did you know you can get the high-end look of aluminum and metals in single-process plastic extrusions? United Plastic Components (UPC) produces metallic finish plastic profiles — they look identical to aluminum, but they’re plastic.  In the past to get … Continue reading

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We’ll handle your production process the right way! From start to finish.

Here at United Plastic Components, we’re proud to say that we utilize our own Tool & Die department, and use only high-quality stainless steel when we manufacture extrusion dies and punches. Some of our downstream equipment is internally designed and … Continue reading

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What Can UPC Do for Your Industry?

Now that you know United Plastic Components, we want to give you a better understanding of our capabilities – by industry. Since our founding in 1971, we’ve provided custom solutions for a variety of different companies, in multiple industries. Our … Continue reading

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Small Company, Capable of Big Things.

From our origination in 1971, United Plastic Components has grown to become a leader in custom plastic profile extrusion. We have developed an extremely diverse client base as a result of our high-quality extruded product and service line. As experts … Continue reading

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