White Paper

Choosing the Correct Thermoplastic Composite

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This article by RTP Company's Vice President of Technology, Steve Maki, provides valuable insight into the thought process materials engineers use as he answers the question "How do I choose the correct thermoplastic composite to meet the application?"

Provides an excellent introduction for those who may not be familiar with or those needing a refresher on plastic selection and/or specialty compound specification options.


Topics that are explained in this white paper include:

  • Resin morphology
  • Cost comparison
  • Temperature resistance
  • Property enhancements of various additives
  • Long fiber reinforcement

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