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Aug 18, 2015

Overview of Custom Die-Cutting


Do you have a need for a part that requires a custom solution? If you answered yes, custom die-cutting may be the answer for you! A wide variety of die-cutting options are available, like rotary, laser, press, and flatbed, each with its unique qualities and characteristics designed to suit your exact needs.

Regardless of manufacturing method and your exact application, it is imperative to trust custom die-cutting to a company with outstanding expertise. At Technical Specialties Company, Inc., we have more than 70 years in the rubber and plastic components manufacturing industry and have extensive experience developing, testing and producing custom, non-metallic die-cut parts.

Benefits of Die-Cutting

Custom die-cutting offers a number of benefits, including:

Quick turn-arounds with very little waste (especially when compared to other methods)
More affordable tooling costs
Product versatility since parts can be made from rubber, plastic, and other materials
Pressure sensitive adhesives can be applied

In many instances, hiring a professional company like Technical Specialties Company, Inc. for your custom die-cutting needs makes perfect sense. With decades in the business, we provide the expertise, materials, machinery, and craftsmen you need to produce a quick turnaround without compromising quality.

Materials Used

Because Technical Specialties Company, Inc. uses such a broad range of materials, the list of parts and components that can be manufactured is staggering. Following are just some of the materials that we utilize:

  • Buna-N
  • Cork
  • Cork and Rubber Combined
  • EPDM
  • Foam
  • Sponge
  • Neoprene
  • Nylon
  • Rubber
  • Silicone
  • Teflon
  • Viton
  • And other types of synthetic materials

By speaking with a company representative, the type of part or component that you need will be determined. Based on that, the exact product is fabricated using state-of-the-art methods such as full beam cutting presses, automatic die-cutting machines, traveling head, tarp machine high speed cutting, all steel tooling and dies, and much more.

Technical Specialties Company, Inc. has been providing custom die-cutting services to a vast spectrum of industries in hundreds of applications. Contact us today to discuss your needs!