Minnesota Rubber and Plastics touting elastomers at MD&M Minneapolis

Minnesota Rubber and Plastics announced that it will be showcasing its Quniton materials and Qmonix elastomer at MD&M Minneapolis on Nov. 8–9. The Quniton materials are designed for medical developers who need high-performance lubricious materials with permanent, low coefficient of friction surface properties. It minimizes friction, wear and abrasion in medical valves, plungers, caps and

Minnesota Rubber & Plastics presents new high purity EPDM, FKM and NBR materials for the medical and pharma industries

Quadion, Minnesota Rubber and Plastics (MRP) introduces a new portfolio of materials formulated for Medical and Pharma applications. Using only the most high purity ingredients, these comply with existing and proposed regulations around elastomeric products. These materials have certified compliance to the European Commission framework regulation EC 1935/2004, US FDA Title 21 CFR and NSF Standard

Qutoplex plastic from Minnesota Rubber & Plastics is ideal for metal conversions

Minnesota Rubber and Plastics specializes in metal to plastic component conversions using Qutoplex a proprietary high performance plastics (HPP). Proven to lower costs, reduce weight, increase corrosion resistance and perform better in many applications, Qutoplex is a new option for component designers. Qutoplex is another “first” in the advances in HPP technologies allowing conversions of

Solvay qualifies Quadion plant in Suzhou, China as a certified injection molder of Torlon PAI

Solvay, a global supplier of specialty polymers, has qualified the manufacturing site of Quadion (a sub-division of Minnesota Rubber and Plastics) in Suzhou, Jiangsu province, China, as a certified injection molder of Solvay’s ultra-high performance Torlon polyamide-imide (PAI). This is the second certification for Minnesota Rubber and Plastics, a global developer in the design and supply of

Minimize wear, friction and abrasion in medical materials with Quniton

Medical device designers wanting to improve product performance will find Quniton material is a new high performance lubricious product with permanent, low coefficient of friction (CoF) surface properties. It is an ideal choice for minimizing friction, wear and abrasion in medical valves, plungers, caps and seals. Developed by Minnesota Rubber and Plastics, Quniton does not

Minnesota Rubber offers standard size products from Quad Brand product line

Minnesota Rubber and Plastics now offer a large inventory of standard size molded Quad Brand family of products including Quad O-Rings, Quad-Ring, and Quad Rubber Balls for optimum sealing in a wide range of industry applications. These high quality sealing products are available in select sizes in small to large quantities for 48-hour lead time

Minnesota Rubber and Plastics receives 2015 Best Quality Award From Xiamen Runner Industrial Corporation

Minnesota Rubber and Plastics has been awarded the 2015 Best Quality Award From Xiamen Runner Industrial Corporation of China. The annual award is presented to suppliers meeting the highest quality standards in a year and best among Xiamen’s thousands of suppliers. “Minnesota Rubber and Plastics has demonstrated its commitment to quality excellence with outstanding performance

Minnesota Rubber & Plastics introduces new family of permanent, highly lubricious materials

Minnesota Rubber and Plastics developed Quniton to meet a market need for a high-performance lubricious product with permanent, low coefficient of friction (CoF) surface properties. Quniton is suitable for a variety of applications in markets such as water, power, transportation, medical, and pharma Quniton is designed to have a low CoF, and resists bonding or

Gain access to various tips and tricks to planning component and assembly designs with the new Design Guide

Design engineers will find Minnesota Rubber and Plastics’s latest “Design Guide” useful in planning their component and assembly designs. Available in handy USB business card format, this Design Guide has hundreds of useful ideas for designing and manufacturing custom-molded rubber and plastic parts. The purpose of this 115-page Design Guide is to better understand processes, materials

Offering more options and flexibility, Minnesota Rubber and Plastics present custom miniature components

Enhanced component or assembly performance often requires advanced polymers including custom blends. This is particularly true designing fluid delivery systems, or for many static or dynamic applications. Minnesota Rubber and Plastics molds miniature components for these devices using custom blends of polyether ether ketone (PEEK), polycarbonate, polysulphone, Nylon, polyethylene, polypropylene, FKM and EPDM elastomers. Many

Custom molded filter screen assemblies limit contamination and reduce product failure

Molded screen insert assemblies from Minnesota Rubber and Plastics are custom designed for water, beverage, off-highway and transportation applications to filter out fluid contaminants and reduce product failure. A wide range of screen options are available in many materials for difficult filtration applications allowing use with different fluids. Filter assembly orifice sizes available range from .71