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1. Manufacturer of Rod, Sheet, Tube, Profiles and Film
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3. Fabricators
4. Fabrication Machinery and Equipment
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6. Manufacturers and Distributors of Pipe, Fittings, and Accessories
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A&C Plastics, Inc.   2
6135 Northdale
Houston, TX  77087
Ph: 800-231-4175
Fax: 713-640-2541
Contact Name: Carolyn Faulk, President
Second Contact: Katie Clapp, Vice President
A&C carries a wide variety of plastic sheets, rods and tubes, including many hard-to-find colors and sizes of acrylic and polycarbonate sheets. We've got the plastic, but our highest priority is our customers.

Abbeon Cal Inc.   4, 5, 7, 8
123 Gray Avenue
Santa Barbara, CA  93101
Ph: 800-922-0977
Fax: 805-966-7659
Contact Name: Bob Brunsman
Visit for FORSTHOFF hot air welders, hand-held and automatic, and our industrial quality Thermocutters for cutting synthetics fabrics with ease and without fraying. Other products include bending equipment, ultrasonic welders & cutters, impulse sealers, safety knives, strip cutters, compression cutters and hundreds of tools for your business.

AWED Corp.   4, 5
1175 Buford Hwy
Suite 101
Suwanee, GA  30024
Ph: (770) 831-9800
Fax: (770) 831-7404
Contact Name: Victor Miranda, President
Second Contact: Laurie Miranda, Office Manager
Straight & Beveling Diamond Edge Polishers – freestanding and bench models available, Slide Carriage Saw, Tooling - Diamond & Carbide, Benders.

AXYZ Automation Inc.   4, 5
5330 South Service Road
Burlington, ON  L7L 5L1
Ph: 905-634-4940; 800-361-3408
Fax: 905-634-4966
Contact Name: Greg Jenkins, Development Manager
AXYZ Automation is a manufacturer of world class CNC Router tables. AXYZ provides complete CNC solutions for the plastics industry.

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Business Answers Int'l.   4, M
4440 PGA Blvd., Suite 505
Palm Beach Gardens, FL  33410
Ph: 561-775-6110; 800-583-4726
Fax: 561-775-0520
Contact Name: Richard Rappaport
Second Contact: Michael Batky
Consulting and Services company focused on: Market Research & Consulting, Executive and Sales Recruitment, Machinery & Equipment, and Mergers & Acquisitions for the plastic shapes industry.

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CNC Factory, Inc.   4
1315 E. St. Andrew Pl., Bldg F
Santa Ana, CA  92705
Ph: 714-581-5999
Fax: 714-581-6004
Contact Name: Chris Corrales
CNC Factory, Inc. builds world-class CNC routers for the plastics industry. Our “Grow as you Grow” CNC center utilizes the latest robotic technology. Our heavy weight machine center offers automatic material loading & unloading, a laser guided take off table and new interactive control center for a complete cost under $50K including installation and training.

Colonial Saw   4
122 Pembroke Street
P.O. Box A
Kingston, MA  02364
Ph: 781-585-4365
Fax: 781-585-9375
Contact Name: Dave Bull, STRIEBIG Product Manager
Colonial offers vertical panel saws for cutting plastic sheets up to 4" thick; up to 10' high; up to 30 ft. long. Knife sharpening equipment for plastic granulator knives also available.

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Ensinger, Inc.   1
365 Meadowlands Blvd.
Washington, PA  15301
Ph: 724-746-6050; 800-243-3221
Fax: 724-746-9209
Contact Name: Ken Pitchok, National Sales Manager
Second Contact: Martin Wood, Western Region Sales Manager, Bryan Davis, Easter Region Sales Manager
Engineering plastic stock shapes, profiles and finished parts. Extrusion, casting, injection and compression molding processes, reinforced and unreinforced base materials from acetals and nylons to high performance materials. ISO 9001:2008 certified.

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FASTENation, Inc.   7
120 Brighton Road, Unit # 2
Clifton, NJ  07012
Ph: 843-225-4566; 800-876-9922
Fax: 843-225-4533
Contact Name: Justin Ferdinand, Vice President
FASTENation, Inc., is the premier global manufacturer, converter and distributor of fasteners from Velcro USA Inc., 3M(r), Glue Dots(tm) International and FASTENfoam(r) Adhesive Backed Foam Tapes. Servicing more than 30 countries for nearly a decade, FASTENation, Inc. provides innovative ways to fasten products together for many industries. Offering the largest in-stock product offering available nationwide (including hook and loop, CD/DVD hubs, table clips, display products, adhesive backed foam tapes, etc.) FASTENation, Inc. can easily convert, fabricate, and manufacture to any customer specifications and ship within a moment's notice.

Fluoron, Inc.   1
505 Blue Ball Rd., Bldg #120
Elkton, MD  21921
Ph: 410-392-0220
Fax: 410-392-4357
Contact Name: Brandy Simmers
Second Contact: Frank Chapman
Fluoron Inc., and its founders, have developed the following unique products; Static Dissipative PTFE & Static Dissipative UHMW-PE; Heat Shrinkable Tubing of PTFE, FEP and UHMW-PE; Non Shrinkable Tubes of PTFE, FEP and UHMW-PE 6” - 6’ diameter; PTFE & UHMW-PE Sheets up to 1/16” thickness and up to 48’ wide Also, available with pressure sensitive adhesive.

Fluoron, Inc.   1
505 Blue Ball Rd., Bldg #120
Elkton,, MD  21921
Ph: 410-392-0220
Fax: 410-392-4357
Contact Name: Jennifer Wallace
Second Contact: Frank Chapman
Fluoron Inc., and its founders, have developed the following unique products; Static Dissipative PTFE & Static Dissipative UHMW-PE Sheet; Thin Wall Tubes of PTFE, FEP and UHMW-PE 6" - 6' diameter; Heat Shrinkable Tubing of PTFE, FEP and UHMW-PE; PTFE & UHMW-PE Sheets up to 1/16” thickness and up to 48’ wide.

Forrest Manufacturing   5
457 River Road
Clifton, NJ  07014
Ph: 800-755-8084
Fax: 845-557-0637
Contact Name: Frank Dougherty
Forrest offers a full line of No-Melt carbide-tipped saw blades especially designed for cutting single or multiple stacked sheets of plastic without chipping or melting.

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Hi-Tech Profiles, Inc.   1
15 Gray Lane
Ashaway, RI  02804
Ph: 401-377-2040; 800-342-5495
Fax: 401-377-2423
Contact Name: Brian McGregor, Sales Manager
Second Contact: Tanya Umphlett, Sales
Specializing in two and one half inches O.D. and smaller tubing, hollow rod and bushing stock. A large selection of Nylon and Acetal in stock and available to ship same day. Custom sizes available in Nylon (6, 6/6, 610, 612, 11, 12, MDS) Acetal, ABS, ECTFE, ETFE, HDPE, HIPS, LDPE, LLDPE, PBT, PET, PETG, PC, PS, PSU, PVC, PVDF, TPE, TPU and TPV.

HSK/PWS North America, LLC   2, 4, 8
845 Teague Trail, Unit # 20
Lady Lake, FL  32159
Ph: 630-319-3480
Contact Name: Larry Rowold, General Manage
HSK/PWS is the North American distributor for HSK Plastic welding and fabrication equipment, liner wedge welders and also the complete Ingenia-GMBH line of Butt Welders, Benders, Profile Welders and specialty built machines. We also offer Plastic Welder and Fabrication Training at either our facility in Florida or your company facility. Larry will be in the Boston area in August, Alaska in October, and China in November. Give us a call outlining your training or equipment requirements. Also check our website for an announcement coming soon regarding DVS certification classes and exams.

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Kern Laser Systems   4
1501 Industrial Drive
Wadena, MN  56482
Ph: 218-631-2755; 888-660-2755
Fax: 218-631-3476
Contact Name: Molly Sletten, Marketing Director
Second Contact: Derek Kern
Kern Laser Systems is a leading manufacturer of state-of-the-art laser cutting and laser engraving equipment since 1982. Kern's laser systems are designed to handle a demanding production schedule. All laser equipment offered by Kern is designed and manufactured with pride in the USA. Kern's laser engravers and laser cutters can be modified at the factory to fit your specific application.

King Plastic Corporation   1
1100 N Toledo Blade Blvd.
North Port, FL  34286
Ph: 941-493-5502
Fax: 941-497-3274
Contact Name: Michael Fabbri, National Sales Manager
King Plastic Corporation is a leading manufacturer of quality polymer sheets, slabs and massive shapes – including several products pioneered by the company. It’s plastics are made in the USA and sold worldwide through a network of top plastics distributors to customers who fabricate products for the Marine Industry (King StarBoard® Brand), Signage, Food Service, Healthcare, Architectural, Industrial and other Markets. King continues to raise the bar with new products, new production techniques and new standards of excellence.

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Laramy Products   4, 7, 8
P. O. Box 1168
Lyndonville, VT  05851
Ph: 802-626-9328
Fax: 802-626-5529
Contact Name: Sherry Stahler, Owner
Laramy Products is a manufacturer of hot-air, hand held welding equipment for thermoplastics. We also manufacture equipment for bending and forming plastic sheet stock and fusion pipe welding equipment utilizing a male/female heated die system.

LEISTER USA   4, 7, 8
1275 Hamilton Parkway
Itasca, IL  60143
Ph: 855-Leister
Fax: 716-824-0142
Leister Technologies is the industry leader in the design, development, manufacture and marketing of plastics joining equipment and built-in heat sources, including hot-air and hot-wedge welding tools for civil engineering, plastic fabrication, industrial fabrics, roofing membranes and flooring. Leister also manufactures laser welding systems for the automotive, medical, sensor/electronics and microtechnology industries. Our dedicated distribution network provides our customers with the maximum customer service and support.

LMT Onsrud   5
1081 S. Northpoint Blvd.
Waukegan, IL  60048
Ph: 847-362-1560
Fax: 847-362-5028
Contact Name: Jennifer Neubauer
Onsrud Cutter offers the world's largest selection of high speed steel, carbide-tipped, diamond-coated and solid carbide cutting tools for wood, plastic and metal applications. Onsrud has been manufacturing cutting tools for nearly 60 years that last longer and perform better for the furniture, boat, sign, medical and aerospace industries. Onsrud produces tooling for all types of routers, but specializes in tooling for demanding CNC equipment where maximum output is required.

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MARTIN Woodworking Machines, Corp.   4
8715 Sidney Circle, Ste. 100
Charlotte, NC  28269
Ph: (704) 921-0360
Fax: (704) 921-0361
Contact Name: Carl Stout
Second Contact: Al Briggs
MARTIN woodworking machines are high quality machines, engineered and manufactured in Germany since 1922. Look for advanced technology and precision on sliding table saws, shapers, jointers and planers. The MARTIN subsidiary in Charlotte, North Carolina also imports the AIGNER line of safety products, HEBROCK edgebanders, BARTH presses and UNIVER power feeders.

MultiCam, Inc.   4
1024 West Royal Lane
DFW Airport, TX  75061
Ph: 972-929-4070
Fax: 972-929-4071
Contact Name: John Harris, Director of Sales and Marketing
Second Contact: Jim Kurowski, International Sales Manager; Jorge Alejandro, Latin America Sales Manager; Chris Haltom, North American Sales Manager
MultiCam manufactures CNC Router, Laser, Plasma, WaterJet and Knife Cutting Machines. For over two decades over nine thousand MultiCam cutting systems have been installed around the world. With over 70 distributors worldwide, including 20 technology centers across North America, you can always depend on local training, service and support through our global network of experts.

Munsch USA   8
1390 Broadway Ste. B #251
Placerville, CA  95667
Ph: 855-465-4510
Contact Name: Greg Yaple, Director of Sales and Distribution, USA / Canada
Munsch USA is the exclusive distributor of Munsch extrusion welders for North America. Munsch extruders were developed by Eric Munsch in 1973. Since then, with over 25,000 units sold, they have become the leader in plastic welding technology. The name Munch is synonymous with quality, reliability and innovation. Their manufacturing facilities and techniques are ISO 9001 certified. Features like, patented plastic mixing technology, pinpoint accurate digital temperature control and high output air volume pre-heating, make much extruders the obvious choice for fabricators who want high-quality welds and years of dependable service. As Munsch’s exclusive distributor, Munsch USA keeps a large stock of extruder models and spare parts. And with over six years of combined experience in the plastic welding industry, Munsch USA is very willing and capable to help with all your application and service requirements.

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Nylatech, Inc.   1
P.O. Box 455
406 Lincoln Street
Everson, WA  98247
Ph: 360-966-2838; 800-506-9566
Fax: 360-966-5319
Contact Name: Calvin Petersen, Sales
Second Contact: Jennifer Bronkema, Jereme Hakala, Sales
Specializing in manufacturing cast nylon 6 and 6/12 as rod, sheet and tubular bar as well as finished or semi-finished custom cast components.

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Palram Americas   1
9735 Commerce Circle
Kutztown, PA  19530
Ph: 800-999-9459
Fax: 610-285-9928
Contact Name: Tim Cronrath, Product Manager
Second Contact: Stan Schultz, Director of Marketing
Palram Americas is based in Pennsylvania with manufacturing and warehousing of flat sheet polycarbonate, PC & PVC, foamed PC & PVC, flat sheet PETG and Multi-Wall PC panels.

Plastic Products, Inc.   1
P.O. Box 188
Bessemer City, NC  28016
Ph: 800-752-7770
Fax: 704-739-5566
Contact Name: Lee Raxter
Hexagonal rod machined to close tolerance (+ /- .005") starting at sizes 3/8" across the flats. Available in Nylon, Delrin(r), UHMW, Polypropylene, Polysulfone, PEEK(r), Noryl(r), Ultem(r), Teflon(r) and more. Rod lengths of 5, 8 or 10 foot. P.P.I. stocks of plastic rod in a large variety of materials and can provide it cut to any length.

Podojil & Associates, Inc.   M
42562 West Hall Drive
Maricopa, AZ  85239
Ph: 612-801-1032
Fax: 520-568-5565
Contact Name: Jack Podojil
Second Contact: Allan Podojil
Podojil & Associates is a full-service safety, health and environmental consulting organization. Customized safety training, specific to your facility requirements.

Primex Plastics Corporation   1
1235 North “F” Street
Richmond, IN  47374
Ph: 800-222-5116
Fax: 800-463-9985/765-935
Contact Name: Sales
2015 marks a major milestone for Primex Plastics as we celebrate 50 years of business. Primex is the largest extruder of custom polystyrene sheet in the industry. We also extrude a number of Polyethylene resins, Polypropylene, ABS, TPO’s, TPE’s, PETG, Cor-x and biodegradable materials (BioGreen & ABSOLVE).

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Quality VAKuum Products, Inc.   4, 7
74 Apsley Street
Hudson, MA  01749
Ph: 978-562-4680; 800 547-5484
Fax: 978-562-4681
Contact Name: Ed Ferri, President & Owner
Supplier of vacuum pumps both air-powered and electric. Air powered venturis are highly reliable and almost maintenance free. Great for vacuum hold down. With plastics there is no loss of vacuum due to porosity so

Quintax Machining Centers, A Product of Ferry Industries, Inc.   4
4445 Allen Road
Stow, OH  44224
Ph: 330-920-9200
Fax: 330-920-4200
Contact Name: Eric R. Kenney, Manager - Sales & Marketing
Quintax 3- and 5-axis machining centers offer unparalled work envelopes and accessibility while maintaining superior accuracy and performance. Designed for high speed trimming and cutting of plastic materials, Quintax Machining Centers offer exceptional value while providing features not found on 3- and 5-axis machines of this class.

Designed for high speed trimming and cutting of plastic materials, Quintax Machining Centers offer exceptional value while providing features not found on 3- and 5-axis machines of this class.

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Rochling Engineering Plastics   1, 3
903 Gastonia Technology Parkway
Dallas, NC  28034
Ph: 704-922-7814
Fax: 704-922-7651
Contact Name: Tim Brown, VP of Marketing and Business Development
R�chling Engineering Plastics offers a full range of engineering plastic stock shapes and high-performance materials. Choose from an extensive inventory of standard and special grades - including acetal, nylon (extruded and cast), PEEK, PPS, PEI, PSU, PVDF, PET, PC, PPO and ABS.

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SCM Group USA   4, 5
2475-B Satellite Blvd.
Suite B
Duluth, GA  30096
Ph: 404-759-3534; 800-292-1850
Fax: 770-813-8819
Contact Name: Phil Bryant, Business Manager, Plastics
The SCM Group is a leader in the design, manufacture and support of world class CNC Routers an Computerized Panel Saws. Routech CNC Routers, Morbidelli CNC Machining Centers and Gabbiani/SCM Panel Saws are divisions of the group that offer a full range of solutions specifically for the plastics industry.

Seelye, Inc.   4, 7, 8
333 #C Enterprise Street
Ocoee, FL  34761
Ph: 407-656-6677; 800-258-2936
Fax: 407-656-5244
Contact Name: Paige DiChiria Bowen, Advertising & Marketing Director
Second Contact: Connie Johnson, Technical Support
Thermoplastic welders, welding rod and accessories. Seelye stocks the Model 63, high production 97CH, and the new 2001FC and 2001 FCP porta welder, heat guns, leak detectors, filters and brushes.

Stiles Machinery Inc.   4
3965 44th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI  49512
Ph: 616-698-7500
Fax: 616-698-9411
Contact Name: Steve Waltman, V.P.
As the nation's largest supplier of advanced CNC equipment, Stiles represents the most respected manufacturers in the business. Stiles offers the widest range of high quality machinery for every type of operation and every aspect of production - from the small shop to major manufacturing, from panel saws to material handling machinery. No matter what size facility you operate, Stiles can help you benefit from the world's finest machinery.

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Techno CNC Systems, LLC   4
2101 Jerico Turnpike
P.O. Box 5416
New Hyde Park, NY  10042
Ph: 516-328-3970 x370
Fax: 516-358-2576
Contact Name: Roy Valentine, Techno Systems Sales Manager
Affordable 3- and 4-axis CNC routers for the plastics market for 3D curved surface positioning, simultaneous motion for trimming formed plastics, patterns or molds and machining flat sheets. Techno provides complete CNC router solutions for the plastic’s industry for any size shop and budget. Request information or quote online at any time.

Thermwood Corp.   4
904 Buffaloville Road
Dale, IN  47523
Ph: 812-937-4476; 800-533-6901
Fax: 812-937-2956
Contact Name: Dennis Palmer, V. P. Machine Products
Manufacturer of 3 and 5 axis CNC Routers for trimming and machining of flat sheet and three dimensional formed plastics.

Trident Engineering Plastics, Inc.   1, 3
7900 N. Radcliffe Street, Bldg. 107
Bristol, PA  19007
Ph: 215-946-3999; 800-427-4451
Fax: 215-946-0333
Contact Name: Dean Cadic, General Manager
Second Contact: William Marmer, Manager
Trident Engineering Plastics produces TRIZOD(r) polycarbonate sheet in machine grade up to 4.00" thick, optical grade up to 2.00" thick, 48" x 96" sheets. Trident also produces compression molded sheet made from DELRIN(r) Acetal homopolymer, CELCON(r) Acetal copolymer, NORYL(r) PPO, and CYCOLAC ABS in a variety of sheet sizes: 24" x 48", 48" x 96", 48" x 120" and 60" x 120".

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Universal Laser Systems   4
7845 E Paradise Lane
Scottsdale, AZ  85260
Ph: 480-483-1214; 800-859-7033
Contact Name: Chris Campbell, Sales
Universal Laser Systems Inc. is a laser manufacturing company founded in 1988 and headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, with sales offices in Vienna, Austria and Yokohama, Japan. Universal Laser Systems, Inc. is a global provider of CO2 and fiber laser systems, and recognized experts in laser material interactions and advanced material processing.

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Vortex Tool Co., Inc.   5
5605 Jelinek Avenue
Schofield, WI  54476
Ph: 715-355-7707; 800-355-7708
Fax: 715-355-7353
Contact Name: Mike Serwa, VP Sales/Engineer
Vortex Tool Company, Inc. offers a wide selection of routing tools specifically designed for plastic routing. Call us with all your routing application questions.

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WEGENER Welding, LLC   4, 7, 8
16W301 S. Frontage Road
Burr Ridge, IL  60527
Ph: 630-789-0990
Fax: 630-789-1380
Contact Name: Patty Zitkus, Sales Representative
Offering the most comprehensive line of thermoplastic welding and fabrication equipment such as hand welding systems, extrusion welding systems, thermoplastic sheet bending and fusion machines, pipe butt and socket fusion tools and equipment, fitting fabrication machines, pipe band saws, filter embedding machines, AC and DC spark testers, membrane roof testers.

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