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Who We Are and What We Do

F & R Plastics, Inc. is a Thermoplastic Injection Molder of custom and proprietary products. We also do consulting and redesign work for companies converting to plastic items.

F & R Plastics, Inc. was established in 1967 and became incorporated in 1972 and brings over forty years of experience in the plastic industry to its customers.  F & R Plastics, Inc. has been responsible for providing outstanding custom plastic molding and consulting services ever since. Our specialty is in the manufacturing of thermoplastic injection molded products for the automotive industry as well as manufacturing and consulting for these custom and proprietary products.  Our regular customers particularly value our plastics industry experience in custom injection molding and consulting as well as our research and development services.

F & R Plastics, Inc. is experienced in full cycle of product development - from design through tooling and secondary decorating/assembly work.   We are an independent consultant to several large corporations on projects related to automotive molded in-hole speaker products, television and monitor electronic components, building products and various hardware tools.  We also provide expertise in the design and development of medical, transportation, hardware, construction, computer, entrepreneurial and air compressor products.

Molding Capabilities:

  • Mold sizes 12" to 15"wide or less and mudd frames to meet your requirements.
  • Mold most engineering materials, including Teflons.
  • Carry out first article SLR model construction and prototype tooling for short and long run production.
  • Manufacture heavy wall section molding for the transportation and construction industries (one of our specialties!)
  • Install bearings and hinges in post molding applications along with high temperature adhesives.
  • Also have plunger presses running tortoise shell and variegated molding applications from 3oz.to 12oz. capacity (125 to 225 tonnage).

Please feel free to fax or email your questions to us at the numbers below or use the RFQ link on the navigation link on the left to contact us.

Frank Mlinar
F & R Plastics, Inc.
4001 Grove Avenue
Gurnee, IL 60031
Phone:  847-336-1330
Fax:  847-336-7381