We strive to be your plastic engineering partner from education to material selection, thru component design.
TriStar excels in custom plastic fabrication from Prototype to Production.
We manufacture a wide range of bearing materials that are ideal for non-lubricated high-load applications.
We have quality High Performance Plastic materials available for the most demanding applications.
TriStar is the exclusive partner for the Rulon, Meldin and Fluoroloy product lines in North America with the largest global inventory for immediate shipment.
Cutting-edge enhancements that improve and extend the performance of polymers, elastomers, and specialized membranes.
TriStar’s engineering team combines our extensive products and services along with our deep understanding over a broad range of industries to bring you solutions to your most challenging application.
We feel your pain… Explore the common causes of bearing failure and learn how advanced polymer and composite bearings can address them.
In-depth explorations of problems and solutions for specific industries.
A library of FREE industry white papers which dive into diverse applications where high-performance materials make a significant impact.
With hundreds of high-performance bearing materials to choose from, utilize our material database to filter your search for the exact match for your application.
Our technical library is a knowledge database from application data sheets, brochures to engineering worksheets to research and start your next project.
A series of quick reads on the best materials for the most demanding applications in your industry.
Explore our library of FREE white papers which dive into composite bearings, plastics, and industries where high-performance materials make a significant impact.
A monthly technical brief highlighting the latest in bearing material technology. Sign up for auto delivery.
We have produced over 100 educational videos ranging from bearing design, bonding plastics surface modification and many more topics.
TriStar Plastics Corp. provides engineering, custom fabrication and manufacturing of high-performance plastics and self-lubricating bearings materials. The Company’s capabilities include component design, material selection, prototype, production, manufacturing, and surface modification.
The Company’s principal location is in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, with additional sales and distribution centers in Denver, North Carolina, Yorba Linda, California and Hoffman Estates, Illinois. Click here for details and directions.
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These instructions apply to bonding PTFE-based plastics (such as Rulon® 142).
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