Archive for May, 2016

The Basics of Vacuum Forming

Thursday, May 26th, 2016
Vacuum Forming

How does vacuum forming work? Learn all about it below.

Custom cases can be manufactured using a variety of techniques including rotational molding, injection molding, and vacuum forming. Here are the basics of vacuum forming so that you can decide whether or not this innovative manufacturing method is right for your custom cases! (more…)

How Does Rotational Molding Work?

Thursday, May 19th, 2016
Rotational Molding

Why is rotational molding a good method for making custom cases? Learn below!

Rotational molding is another method that we use here at PSI Cases to shape plastic into a case form. This process differs from injection molding and vacuum forming and is ideal for creating plastic custom cases that stand up to wear and tear. Today we’re going to discuss the process of rotational molding and how it creates great custom cases. (more…)

3 Things to Consider When Choosing a Custom Case Manufacturer

Thursday, May 12th, 2016
Custom Case Manufacturer

Here are some important questions to ask a prospective custom case manufacturer.

Choosing the right custom case manufacturer is critical to ensuring that the final product is well made, durable, and manufactured according to your specifications. While we are biased and know that you’ll find all of your needs met and exceeded at PSI Cases, here are our three top tips for choosing the right custom case manufacturer for your job. (more…)

Purge Valves and Their Role In Protecting Your Cargo

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016
Purge Valves

Purge valves can protect your cargo and custom case when it needs to be shipped at high altitudes.

Custom case design is all about mitigating potential risks that could affect your cargo. You don’t want to lose your valuable equipment because you didn’t consider how something like rain or humidity might get into your case. If you need your custom case to be waterproof, we can use various techniques and design strategies to achieve this. One of the more useful implements in waterproof custom case design are purge valves, and today we’ll talk about its importance in keeping your cargo safe from the elements. (more…)