Plastic Guide

Plastic Guide


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  • Exhaustive information about plastics and their properties
  • Intuitive navigation
  • Many helpful images
  • Will only interest a very specific audience
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Expert's Review

"One word: Plastics"

Reviewed by / Nov 26, 2013

A user's guide to plastics and processing methods

If you need to know all about plastics, you've come to the right app.'s Plastic Guide app is an organized database of information regarding the technical details of many kinds of plastics and their processing methods.

The information is divided into categories: "Common thermoplastics," "Processing methods," "Pictures of plastic parts," "List abbreviations," and "List trade names." Each contains a plethora of relevant images and facts, plus links to websites and videos where you can deepen your knowledge.

The app is very well designed and simple to navigate.'s Plastic Guide app is a thorough and efficient niche guide dealing with everything that has to do with plastics.

Tags: free plastic propertises.

Developer's original description available here
Plastic Guide – The user’s guide to plastics

This app is intended to spread knowledge of plastics and processing methods. It is developed by Bruder Consulting AB and programmed by the app development company Thin Brick, both located in Sweden.

Plastics are a family of materials with almost unlimited application possibilities.

While some plastics can be dissolved in water other can resist strong chemicals. Some plastics melts at low temperatures, others may be used in engines and in other very hot environments.

The Plastic guide gives you a good overview of:

1) The most common plastic materials
• Properties
• Applications (with picture and text)
• Chemical Facts
• Recycling
• Abbreviations
• Trade names

2) The most common processing methods:
• How they work
• Advantages and limitations
• Videos

3) Search lists for abbreviations and trade names

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Comments and ratings for Plastic Guide
  • (50)

    by Kamal Kumar Behera on 02/12/2014


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    by Nikhil Sawant on 30/11/2014

    It's really good

  • (50)

    by RATNDEEP PATIL on 18/11/2014

    I have cleared lots of confusion

  • (50)

    by Adi Nugroho on 11/11/2014

    Complete database...thank u

  • (50)

    by Rajeev Kumar on 01/11/2014

    It briefly explains different types of plastics with their application and specifications. Its good info app for those like me who are not in the field of plastic engineering yet interested to know.

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    by Rajeev Kumar on 15/09/2014

    Could be more better.

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    by kavar gaurav on 13/09/2014

    Very useful app

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