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The investment we made in two Bekum H-155 extrusion blow molding machines with MTM Systems 2001D takeout and de-flash stations down-line, has allowed us to be able to keep up with our orders and also have the capacity to grow more in 2015.Read More
Apex Plastics had many successes in 2014, including, but not limited to; expanding the plant, adding office space, the hiring of a new sales person, enhancing our online presence, and having a banner sales year.Read More
November 5, 2014 - Lincoln, NE - Apex Plastics, HTI Plastics, and Lincoln Plastics-formerly Geist Plastics, are getting a new look. The three companies make up the Plastics Division of PCE, Inc. The decision to update the sites was made in an effort to better serve our customers.Read More
Extrusion blow molding manufacturer adds office and production space to grow with clients. Brookfield, Missouri, Sept. 20, 2014 – Extrusion plastics blow...Read More
During the extrusion blow molding process a parison is extruded, the bottom and top are pinched off, and then blown into the shape of the cavity. The excess plastic that is pinched off at the top and bottom of the mold cavity is known as flash. Removal of flash is done post-molding and requires removal either manually or mechanically. Any post-molding operations run the risk of damaging parts so minimizing and managing flash is important for quality parts.Read More
Blow molding is the manufacturing process by which hollow plastic parts like bottles and containers are formed. At Apex, we use a process called continuous...Read More
Whether a bottle is manufactured to hold shampoo, barbecue sauce, alcohol, or a myriad of other contents, most of the time it requires a label or imprint...Read More
This article titled "How to Fix Pinch-off Failures" by Lew Ferguson from Parisons was reprinted with persmission by the author. Article on "How to Fix Pinch-...Read More
Before we start working on a new project for a customer, we always want to get project specifications first. We have over 40 years of experience in all kinds...Read More
The neck of a plastic bottle holds the closure onto the container with protruding threads. When determining the compatibility of continuous thread (CT)...Read More
The backbone of any good Quality Assurance program is a solid Quality Management System (QMS). By adhering to the requirements of QMS, we can be assured that...Read More
With extrusion blow molding, a good mold can get you a long way toward where you want to be. To get the rest of the way, the process – the type of plastic,...Read More

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