CMT Materials Case Studies

Thermoformed Tray

Kal Plastics Solves Thorny Problem with HYTAC B1X

Kal Plastics (Vernon, CA) is an ISO 9001:2008 contract manufacturing…

Say Plastics Delivers the Need for Speed with HYTAC LPX

SAY Plastics is a contract manufacturer ISO-certified in design, thermoforming and assembly of plastic products and components based in McSherrystown, PA. See how they worked with CMT to develop an innovative tooling solution.
Thermoformed part

Productive Plastics Improves Quality with HYTAC FLXT

Productive Plastics (Mount Laurel, NJ) is a leader in heavy gauge thermoforming. The company serves a wide variety of end markets including medical, automotive, signage, agricultural and transportation.
clear plastic dome

Crown Plastics Replaces Aluminum Mold with HYTAC WFT

Crown Plastics is a leading supplier of plastic lighting enclosures. The company uses acrylic, polycarbonate and polyethylene to manufacture lighting components.
Cycle times

Heavy Gauge Former Reduces Cycle Times with HYTAC LPX

Heavy gauge thermoformer reduces cycle time with HYTAC LPX from CMT Materials. This case study explores the thinking behind the material change.
FLX plug and thermoformed medical tray

Custom Thermoformer Eliminates Thin Spots with HYTAC FLX

The following comments came from a thermoformer who participated…
landmark plastics

Landmark Plastic Corporation Reduces Rejects with HYTAC B1X

Landmark Plastic Corporation of Akron, OH specializes in the…
material distribution in thermoforming

Large Thermoformer Improves Material Distribution with HYTAC XTL

In the summer of 2013, a major thermoforming company with operations…
Cycle times

Custom Thermoformer Improves Cycle Times with HYTAC XTL

A leading North American thermoforming company recently made…
plug test

Trials Reveal Impact of Plug Design on Part Quality

It is one of our favorite thermoforming questions: "Which is…