Runfold Plastics helping local industry providing 3D printed clips for NHS face shields.
Background Runfold Plastics were called upon to provide a more permanent solution to what was considered a health and safety issue due to previous uses of standard insulation tape. Application Bus car insulation cover for use in telecommunication cabinets. Solution Dip moulded solution to cover contact on bus bar with tie back method using pre-supplied
Background Insulation requirement for bus bar transformer application. Required competitive solution to customer’s specification and had to be a complete assembly kit, as shown in the exploded diagrams below. Product had to pass type approval. Application Single shroud and double shroud connection for easy contact on to bus bar. Solution Soft materials for health and
Runfold Plastics unique dip moulding process avoids the long manual labour for insulating these type of complicated bus bar assemblies. We supply the copper bus-bar coated ready for assembly to the electrical drive chain of the folk truck system.
New Product: New application of a vehicle weighing sensor protection shroud/cap. Additional protection was required for an IP sensor to prevent road debris and dirt ingress.
Runfold Plastics manufactures asset protection shrouds and covers to the overhead equipment and switchgear markets. The asset covers offer protection from animal intruders who can cause outages. – Suitable for LV and HV applications – Material is light stable for outside performance – Offers protection against environmental conditions – Product will not hold or retain
Congratulations to Scott Burgess (second from left) our Engineering Apprentice who was highly commended at the PETA Apprentice of the Year Awards.
New product: Plastic protection bung with handle for shot blasting and powder coating applications. Our engineers have designed a plastic bung to go in the end of a piece of metal framework which is to be shot blasted and powder coated.
We are pleased to announce that Runfold Plastics apprentice Scott Burgess has been nominated for The Alex Zemenides Apprentice of the Year Award 2017.
Making the Big Decisions, read the interview with Charlie Avens, Managing Director of Runfold Plastics. The interview is part of a major report carried out by Rothmans.