Are you looking to develop a new product? Shirley K’s offers project management for your plastic concepts from design to completion with our full service design and production team. Specializing in low cost tooling solutions for prototyping and low to medium volume needs, we help our customers achieve functional and high quality plastic parts for a fraction of traditional methods.

DESCRIPTION
Shirley K’s has partnered with Catalysis Additive Tooling to offer low cost tooling solutions for the production of plastic thermoformed parts. By optimizing the advancements of additive manufacturing, we are able to offer an alternative to traditional aluminum tooling used for thermoforming plastic parts.

BENEFITS
• Cost and time savings
• Quick prototypes
• Risk reduction

WHEN TO CHOOSE ADDITIVE MANUFACTURED TOOLS OVER ALUMINUM TOOLS
• Developing a new product that needs tested
• Research and Development projects
• Low volume needs (not exceeding 5-800 parts)
• Tight timeline (less than 2 weeks)
• Low Budget

MATERIAL OPTIONS & REQUIREMENTS
• Medium-Heavy Gauge .070-.50
• PETG
• HDPE
• HMWPE
• HIPS
• ABS