APS Plastics & Manufacturing Blog

APS Plastics

APS Plastics

APS Plastics and Manufacturing (APS) is a full service custom plastic component manufacturer creating precision machining solutions for a rapidly changing marketplace. APS provides mechanical design, material design, and manufacturing design with an uncompromising dedication to customer service, quality, and timely delivery of products. Known for offering industry best resources, innovation and customization, and process driven solutions, APS is ready to be your low hassle, reliable supplier and partner.

Recent Posts by APS Plastics:

Additive Manufacturing Webinar Resources

We are proud to announce the successful launch of APS' webinar series. We kicked off with "Get Started with Additive Manufacturing," co-hosted by APS Plastics and America Makes.

Topics: technology manufacturing 4.0 advanced manufacturing manufacturing Industry 4.0 innovation additive manufacturing 3d printing getting started with additive manufacturing webinar get started with additive manufacturing

APS Plastics is in Conformance with the Requirements Set Forth by ISO 9001:2015

APS Plastics has been assessed by ABS Quality Evaluations, Inc. and found to be in conformance with the requirements set forth by ISO 9001:2015 effective 25 June 2018.

Topics: plastic Insider technology Communication Precision Machining Solutions ISO 9001:2015 Quality manufacturing 4.0 Industry 4.0 automation

Register Now for Our Additive Manufacturing Webinar

Whether you are a veteran in the industry or just starting to branch out in the space, you’ve probably heard of additive manufacturing. But do you know how to get started or which next steps will take you further in the field?

Topics: technology manufacturing 4.0 advanced manufacturing manufacturing Industry 4.0 innovation additive manufacturing 3d printing getting started with additive manufacturing webinar

Checklist of Items Needed to Quote a Part

When it comes to reducing lead times, transparency and open communication are the keys to success. It’s important to identify all of your needs upfront to your vendor/supplier for the fastest and best results.

Topics: Best Practices Communication Machining Plastics Reduce Lead Time Supplier Relationship Setting Expectations Precision Machining Solutions checklist of items needed to quote a part requesting a quote

Save the Date for an Additive Manufacturing Webinar

Whether you are a veteran in the industry or just starting to branch out in the space, you’ve probably heard of additive manufacturing. But do you know how to get started or which next steps will take you further in the field?

Topics: technology manufacturing 4.0 advanced manufacturing manufacturing Industry 4.0 innovation additive manufacturing 3d printing getting started with additive manufacturing webinar

Innovation on The Job Floor

In today’s manufacturing world, it’s important that we not only embrace industry 4.0 and manufacturing 4.0, but that we also put a heavy focus on worker 4.0: to create the industrial worker for the new manufacturing revolution… bringing the human to the center of the creative process.

Topics: technology manufacturing 4.0 advanced manufacturing manufacturing Industry 4.0 Precision Machining Solutions innovation time savings

Capabilities of The B0205-III Tsugami Swiss Machine

TSUGAMI B0205-III
CNC PRECISION AUTOMATIC LATHE

APS Plastics & Manufacturing (APS) recently invested in new equipment and powerful software to drive it - the B0205-III Tsugami Swiss Machine and ESPRIT CAD/CAM software - which resulted in dramatic improvements in production, including:

Topics: technology manufacturing 4.0 advanced manufacturing manufacturing Industry 4.0 Precision Machining Solutions Machining Plastics

Collaboration with TXRX

APS Plastics is proud to announce our partnership with TXRX Labs.

Topics: technology manufacturing 4.0 advanced manufacturing manufacturing Industry 4.0 american shop class

New Technology in APS Equipment

LAUNCH OF THE B0205-III TSUGAMI SWISS MACHINE

Increase in Production, Faster Process, and Higher Quality Finish

Topics: Communication Insider technology manufacturing 4.0 advanced manufacturing Reduce Lead Time Quality Machining Plastics new technology

Rethinking The American Shop Class

APS Plastics has recently partnered with KIPP Sunnyside High School to help grow their "Engineering Design Kitchen" (EDK) program. The EDK program teaches students basic engineering and making skills. It's a great opportunity to allow students to put their imagination to work and make things by hand.

Topics: Communication Insider technology american shop class manufacturing 4.0