Custom Fiberglass and Custom Plastic Vacuum Forming

For 39 years Arrowhead has focused on continually improving its custom composite molding and custom vacuum forming capabilities.  This focus on continuous improvement of core processes, materials and staff has facilitated Arrowhead becoming a contract manufacturer for companies in 35 different states and over 100 different industries.  Multiple plants, multiple process capabilities and hundreds of man years of experience give Arrowhead Sales Engineers the support they need to help existing and prospective customers with their new product ideas.  Assisting with designing for manufacturability, material selection, process selection, tooling design, and selection of post molding operations are some of the areas in which Arrowhead's staff can provide excellent assistance.

At Arrowhead, we are always interested in new composites and vacuum formed plastic projects and new customers so don't hesitate to contact us.  If you are not sure if your project is something that fits our capabilities, please discuss it with us.  If we determine that your project isn't a good fit for our capabilities we will let you know and many times we can refer you to another company better suited to manufacture your product.

Leica TCS SP8 STED 3X Amongst Winners of the R&D 100 Awards 2014
Jul 23@8:55am: Leica Microsystems’ super-resolution system Leica TCS SP8 STED 3X is among the winners of the R&D 100 Award in 2014. This prize, which is frequently referred to as the “Oscar of... [ - Materials and Engineering News Feed]
New Material Structure Generates Steam by Soaking Up the Sun
Jul 23@6:51am: A new material structure developed at MIT generates steam by soaking up the sun. The structure — a layer of graphite flakes and an underlying carbon foam — is a porous, insulating... [ - Materials and Engineering News Feed]
Dampney Releases Heat-Resistant White Paint that is Non-Yellowing at Elevated...
Jul 23@6:49am: Dampney Company, Inc. has introduced a new, ready to use heat-resistant white paint that is non-yellowing at elevated temperatures for a wide range of coating applications. Thurmalox® 290-00... [ - Materials and Engineering News Feed]
Suniva to Open Second US Manufacturing Facility in Michigan
Jul 23@6:40am: Suniva, Inc., a metro-Atlanta based manufacturer of high-efficiency crystalline silicon solar cells and modules, announces today that it is opening a second U.S. manufacturing facility, to be located... [ - Materials and Engineering News Feed]
BASF Automotive Refinish to Exhibit at 2014 NACE / CARS Expo
Jul 23@6:39am: BASF Automotive Refinish will exhibit and present its latest products and processes at the 2014 International Autobody Congress and Exposition Expo & Conference (NACE / CARS) – the largest... [ - Materials and Engineering News Feed]
CB&I and Clariant's Polypropylene Catalyst Production Plant on Schedule to Beg...
Jul 23@6:27am: CB&I and Clariant announced today its new Ziegler-Natta (ZN) polypropylene catalyst production plant in Louisville, Kentucky, is on schedule to begin production in 2015. The plant is part of a... [ - Materials and Engineering News Feed]
ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe to Modernize Continuous Caster in Duisburg-Beeckerw...
Jul 23@6:22am: The current reline of blast furnace 2 in Duisburg-Schwelgern is being used as an opportunity to modernize a further key facility of ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe: Work has started on revamping one of the... [ - Materials and Engineering News Feed]
Global Industry Analysis Report on Polyester Fiber Market
Jul 23@6:18am: Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Polyester Fiber Market (Solid and Hollow) for Carpet & Rugs, Nonwoven Fabrics, Fiberfill and Other Applications - Global Industry... [ - Materials and Engineering News Feed]
AK Steel Enters Acquisition Deal for Severstal Dearborn
Jul 23@6:16am: AK Steel said today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Severstal North America's integrated steelmaking assets located in Dearborn, Michigan for $700 million in cash. The acquisition also... [ - Materials and Engineering News Feed]
Piper Plastics Unveils New Series of Injection Moldable Thermoplastic Composites
Jul 23@6:14am: The new Kyron® MAX series from Piper Plastics bridges the performance gap between components produced via standard injection molding compounds and pre-preg lay-up composite materials. Kyron MAX... [ - Materials and Engineering News Feed]