Archive for January, 2016

Why Go with Plastic for Your Custom Cases?

Monday, January 25th, 2016
Watertight Plastic Custom Cases

Plastic is a great choice as a material for your custom case. Learn more why.

When it comes time to choose between aluminum metal and plastic for your custom cases, the decision can be incredibly daunting. Why is plastic a great choice for custom cases? To start, it’s shock-resistant, watertight, airtight, and customizable to almost all of your needs! (more…)

Incorporating TSA-Approved Locks in Your Case

Monday, January 18th, 2016
TSA-Approved Locks Airplane

Any cases you may have that incorporate locks need to be approved by the TSA in order to be checked into an airline. Learn here how to incorporate these locks.

Regardless of what you are transporting or shipping in your custom cases, you should make sure that the locks are TSA-approved. Almost 2/3 of people drop off baggage and cases before boarding their flights, and depending on the size of the cases you bring to trade shows, you might be one of them. If you don’t incorporate TSA-approved locks into your case design, they will find a way in, even if it means cutting off the lock or irreparably damaging your custom case. (more…)

Why Should You Conduct Package Testing?

Monday, January 11th, 2016
Custom Case Package Testing

A thorough package testing ensures that your custom case has what it takes to protect your valuable cargo.

Regardless of the product that your business makes, you should always conduct package testing before you start shipping out orders to all of your customers. Why is package testing worth your while? Not only does it save you money and potential fines, it saves your customers a huge headache in securing a replacement or refund from you. Beyond those, there are still more reasons why package testing is important. Why should you conduct package testing? (more…)

The Process of Injection Molding

Monday, January 4th, 2016
Injection Molding Plastic Bottles

Plastic water bottles are made with injection molding – we also use it to make some of our custom cases!

One of the methods we use to manufacture custom cases is injection molding. This is a process where we shape plastic into the form of a case. It is a very versatile process and can be used to make many different kinds of custom cases. Today we’re going to explain how the process of injection molding works. (more…)