You are in an industry where products must be lighter and faster while providing strength, stiffness, and toughness to meet demanding performance criteria.

“At PlastiComp, we tailor long-fiber reinforced thermoplastic composites to precisely meet your specifications.”

Stephen Bowen

PlastiComp president and CEO

PlastiComp is your global source for long fiber reinforced thermoplastic composites and technologies.
Our experts are at your side from concept through commercialization to ensure you get the right long fiber solution.
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Plasticomp in the industry: Innovations

Enhanced Surface Appearance Distinguishes PlastiComp’s Velocity Series of Long Fiber Reinforced Nylon Composites

PlastiComp recently revealed the enhanced aesthetic capabilities of its Velocity high flow nylon long fiber reinforced composites. The products simplify the injection molding of high fiber content LFT components by more easily producing the smooth, fiber-free finish desired on external surfaces.

Plasticomp in the industry: Innovations

PlastiComp Part of Composites Research Consortium Announced by President Obama

PlastiComp is among organizations partnering with the U.S. Department of Energy in its Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation. The IACMI will engage in research and development focused on lowering the cost of advanced fiber reinforced polymer composites as well as efficient manufacturing and recycling processes.

Plasticomp in the industry: Innovations

PlastiComp Fills Long Fiber Performance Gap with Development of Hybrid Long Glass+Carbon Fiber Thermoplastic Composites

PlastiComp has developed an innovative set of hybrid thermoplastic composites that combine long glass fiber and long carbon fiber reinforcement together in a single, ready-to-mold composite pellet. The new products expand the performance range of long fiber material options available to product designers while offering a cost effective avenue to adopt the high performance capabilities of carbon fiber.

Plasticomp in the industry: Innovations

PlastiComp Develops Drop-in Magnesium Substitute Long Fiber Composites

PlastiComp has expanded its LFT composite pellet product line to include drop-in replacements for die-cast magnesium. The new LFT products duplicate both the mechanical and electrical properties of magnesium in injection molding or extrusion materials that offer up to 40% reductions in weight.

Plasticomp in the industry: Innovations

Basalt Fiber Reinforced Composites Added to PlastiComp’s Complēt Long Fiber Product Portfolio

PlastiComp, Inc., announced that it has introduced a line of basalt fiber reinforced long fiber thermoplastic (LFT) composites. These new LFT products offer a significant increase in performance over short basalt fiber filled materials and are available in multiple resins matrices with 30-60% by weight fiber loadings.

Plasticomp in the industry: Growth

PlastiComp Adds LFT Pultrusion Line Dedicated to Manufacturing Carbon-Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastics

PlastiComp has recently commissioned a new pultrusion compounding line dedicated to producing carbon-fiber reinforced LFT composite compounds at its Winona, Minn., manufacturing and corporate headquarters location.

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A lighter way to go mobile

A consumer electronics company with a pressing need to stay ahead of the competition approached PlastiComp with a compelling opportunity: to make a mobile phone lighter by substituting a metal bracket with one made of plastic.

A lighter way to go mobile

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Complēt®

Ready-to-mold Complēt® pelletized long fiber reinforced composite compounds will exceed your expectations for quality and performance. We strive to learn about your needs and partner with you to provide best-in-industry long fiber material solutions.

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Pushtrusion® is our exclusive, patented and proprietary in-line long fiber manufacturing technology for injection (D-LFT) and compression (D-GMT) molding that eliminates precompounding.

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