Technical Resources

Solved by Spectrum - We help shape the innovative products your projects require. From innovative thinking to application expertise, we solve your toughest challenges and provide solutions to meet your project needs.

Glens Falls virtual tour
Video
Facility Tour: Spectrum Plastics Group Glens Falls
Glens Falls virtual tour: Specializing in precision extrusion and catheter sub-assembly, and the manufacturing of acetal mandrel for catheter shafts.
 Watch this virtual tour of Spectrum Plastics Group's Tucson facility
Video
Facility Tour: Spectrum Plastics Group Tucson
Tucson specializes in design, development & manufacturing of highly-engineered catheters as well as silicone extrusions, molded components and assemblies.
Learn why a strong upfront engineering approach decreases time-to-market & capital costs
Case Study
Strong upfront engineering decreases time-to-market & capital costs
Spectrum Plastics Group explains why a strong upfront engineering approach decreases time-to-market & capital costs. Learn more.
A white paper on extrusion of acetal core mandrel at six sigma quality levels
Thought Leadership
The Extrusion of Acetal Core Mandrel at Six Sigma Quality Levels
Spectrum Plastics combines multi-layer extrusion technology with 6 sigma methodologies to repeatedly deliver the highest quality acetal core mandrel.
Watch this video to go on a virtual tour of our Jersey Shore facility!
Video
Facility Tour: Spectrum Plastics Group Jersey Shore
Jersey Shore is recognized for being a pioneer in the manufacture of custom microbore tubing, high pressure braided tubing, and catheter delivery systems.
An image representing catheter capabilities made possible with VECTOR+
Case Study
VECTOR+: Innovating catheter capabilities at the component level
Case study: Learn how Spectrum Plastics Group is innovating the process of bringing medical devices to market with Vector+.
A white paper on the effect of crystallinity on PEEK performance in extrusions
Thought Leadership
The Effect of Crystallinity on PEEK Performance in Extrusions
Spectrum performed a study to quantify the performance differences of the effect of crystallinity on PEEK extrusions. Get the results here.
Watch this video to go on a virtual tour of our facility in Reynosa, Mexico
Video
Facility Tour: Spectrum Plastics Group Reynosa
Spectrum Plastics Reynosa, Mexico supplies plastic components, sub-assemblies and finished devices to the medical and pharmaceutical industries.
Watch this video to learn about our steerable and deflectable catheter capabilities
Video
Steerable and Deflectable Catheter Capabilities
Spectrum develops and manufacture standard and customized configurations of steerable catheter delivery systems to meet your device needs.
 Read this case study to learn how we launched a new approach to small vein reconnection
Case Study
Long-term partnership & process optimization
Learn how Spectrum successfully launched a totally new approach to small vein reconnection that has gained worldwide acceptance in this case study.
A white paper on the saga of non-DEHP PVC and medical devices
Thought Leadership
Well Over Decades Later...The Saga of Non-DEHP PVC and Medical Devices
Spectrum discusses the evolution of DEHP and Non-DEHP PVC in Medical Devices from a regulatory perspective. Download the full white paper for free.
Watch this video to learn about our electronic integration for catheter assemblies
Video
Electronic Integration for Catheter Assemblies
Our catheter assembly expertise includes integration of miniature electronic components into catheter assemblies. Watch this video to learn more.
Watch this video to learn more about our film and packaging capabilities!
Video
Film and Packaging Capabilities
Watch this video to learn more about Spectrum Plastics Group, an extruder and converter of medical films for conventional and advanced medical packaging.
Download our free white paper to learn more about PEEK and Crystallinity
Thought Leadership
Let's Talk about PEEK and Crystallinity
PEEK is finding its way into more medical applications providing a higher strength option. Learn about the role crystallinity plays in PEEK's performance.
Spectrum Plastic Group's catheter manufacturing process
Video
Catheter Manufacturing
Spectrum's catheter manufacturing and vertically integrated services allow us to offer customers a single source solution for concept to production.
Learn how an easy-open package became thing, faster and greener (at less cost)
Case Study
How an easy-open package becomes thinner, faster, greener at less cost
The whole package: how a new, easy-open package becomes thinner, faster, greener – at less cost – in this case study by Spectrum Plastics Group.
Watch this video to learn more about RF tipping capabilities
Video
RF Tipping Capabilities
Watch this video to learn how Spectrum specializes in RF thermoforming including tipping, flaring, and bonding of all thermoplastics from 1F to 32F.
Download our white paper on choosing the ideal ultra polymer
Thought Leadership
Choosing Ultra Engineering Polymers for Extruded Medical Applications
Spectrum provides guidance for choosing and specifying ultra-engineering polymers for devices and extruded components. Download the full white paper here.
Learn how we helped launch a surgical device for knee reconstruction procedures
Case Study
Making next generation medical device manufacturing easy
Learn how Spectrum Plastics Group helped launch an innovative new surgical device for knee reconstruction procedures in this case study.
Watch this video to learn more about our overmolding and insert molding capabilities
Video
Insert molding and overmolding
Watch this video to learn about Spectrum's insert molding and overmolding molding capabilities for thermoplastic and silicone polymers.
Medical tubing created with PEEK extrusion
Thought Leadership
PEEK and Medical Tubing: Here's What You Need to Know
PEEK is finding its way into more medical applications as a replacement to legacy materials providing a higher strength option over more common polymers.
A blood filtration system used for surgery and kidney dialysis purposes
Case Study
A takeover tool study – blood filtration systems for surgery
A takeover tool study. Learn how Spectrum Plastics Group manufactures blood filtration systems for surgery in this case study.
A video highlighting our full spectrum of specialty product offerings
Video
Your Trusted Full-service Partner
Watch our video highlighting these technology platforms and learn about our full spectrum of product offerings.
Colored tubing, representing engineer-to-engineer expertise for customer automation
Case Study
Leveraging engineer-to-engineer expertise for customer automation
Learn how Spectrum Plastics Group leverages engineer-to-engineer expertise for customer-based automation in this case study.
Take these key considerations into account when selecting an injection molder
Thought Leadership
Key Considerations When Selecting a Medical Injection Molder
Spectrum Plastics Group identifies key considerations for selecting a medical injection molder. Download the full report for free.
Learn about the many exciting advantages of teaming up with our extrusion experts
Video
Team up with the extrusion experts
Watch this video to learn how Spectrum Plastics provides a full range of tubing solutions & technical capabilities, unique to the medical device industry.
An image of specialty medical tubing aiding in a breakthrough medical procedure
Case Study
A breakthrough medical procedure assisted by Spectrum Plastics Group
Learn how Spectrum Plastics Group extruded complex specialty tubing aiding in a breakthrough procedure that improves women's health in this case study.
A white paper on the science of multi-layer extruded tubing
Thought Leadership
The Science of Multi-Layer Extruded Tubing
Spectrum Plastics discusses multi-layer coextrusion of dissimilar and similar polymers. Download the full white paper here.
Watch this video to learn about our in-house precision tooling
Video
In-house precision tool making
Watch this video to see how the in-house expertise of our mold designers lets us collaborate with our customers in every element of the product lifecycle.
A video about our ability to execute projects across the stage gate innovation process
Video
Not Just a Molding Component Manufacturer
Spectrum Plastics is a full-service medical device manufacturer with the ability & expertise to execute projects across the stage gate innovation process.
Watch this video to learn about Spectrum Plastics Group, the new face of medical plastics.
Video
Spectrum Plastics Group Company Video
Watch this video to learn more about Spectrum Plastics Group, the new face of medical plastics. We inject passion into everything we do.
Contact a Spectrum Specialist
+1.404.564.8560
Contact Us