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Knowledge Hub

At RP Technologies we offer a wide range of services, each with their own technical information. The Knowledge Hub is a place where you can find useful information about these services and articles to help you understand how our 'without limits' philosophy makes us stand out from our competitors.


RP Technologies Help Airhead to Launch a Revolutionary Pollution Mask

Case Study

Tooling, Injection Moulding

Aquapurge ensure RP Technologies’ Moulding Facility is Clean and Efficient

Find out how Aquapurge help to keep our moulding facility clean and efficient.

Plastics, Injection Moulding

Textures and Finishes on Aluminium Tooling

FInd out about the huge range of surface textures and finishes that we can offer on our aluminium tooling.

Tooling, Injection Moulding

Plastic Positivity – Summary

For the final part of our #PlasticPositivity campaign we’re summarising how plastic benefits certain industries and giving an insight into recycling and the positive environmental impact of utilising plastic in the correct way.


Plastic Positivity – Aerospace and Rail Focus

For the fourth part of our #PlasticPositivity campaign we’re taking a look at the benefits of plastics within the Aerospace and Rail industries.


Plastic Positivity – Medical Focus

For the third part of our #PlasticPositivity campaign we’re taking a look at the benefits of plastics within the medical industry.


Plastic Positivity - Automotive Focus

For the second part of our #PlasticPositivity campaign we’re taking a look at the benefits of using plastics within the Automotive industry.


Plastic Positivity

The Plastics Industry is constantly getting bad press whether it be lack of recycling, excessive plastic packaging or environmental damage. We wanted to highlight some of the positives that are not always mentioned.


RP Technologies Support Borche UK with Machine Showcase

RP support Borche UK with machine showcases and hosting customer visits

Injection Moulding

Why is your part design important to us?

Find out why your part design is important to us

Prototyping, Injection Moulding

Aluminium Vs Steel

What are the benefits of aluminium tooling?

Aluminium, Steel

Case Study : Borche UK

RP Technologies Grow Their Business with Continued Support from Supplier, Borche UK
Injection Moulding, Prototyping

The Importance of a Controlled Tool Temperature

Find out why controlling the temperature of an aluminium tool is important

Aluminium, Tooling, Prototyping

Corporate Video

Meet some of the team, learn about our capabilities & have a sneak peak at our UK based manufacturing facility.

Injection Moulding, Tooling, Prototyping

Case Study : Magrak

Budding Builder launches new product with the help of RP Technologies

Tooling, Prototyping, Case Study

Mould Simulation Analysis

We’ve recently invested in a software package which enables component design to be validated with a Mould Simulation Analysis.

Prototyping, Moulding

Interview with MTDCNC

MTDCNC recently interviewed Brett Mitchell about our investment in Hurco machinery.

Tooling, Aluminium, Prototyping, Steel

Over Moulding at Prototype Stage

Learn more about over moulding at prototype stage.

Injection Moulding, Over Moulding, Prototyping, Material

Hot Plate Welding

With Prototype Injection Moulded Components

Injection Moulding, Welding, Prototyping

Case Study : bebionic

RP Lend a Hand in Transforming Amputees Lives

Injection Moulding, Case Study, Prototyping, Material, Over Moulding

Coloured Injection Mouldings

There is a wide variety of colour options when injection moulding.

Injection Moulding, Material

Ultrasonic Welding

With Prototype Injection Moulded Components

Injection Moulding, Welding, Prototyping

Understanding Lead Times

Lead times within prototype injection moulding are as varied as the components manufactured


Quick Guide to Prototyping

We've put together a quick guide to help choose the best method for your project.

Prototyping, Injection Moulding, Tooling

Single Cavity, Multi Cavity and Family Tools

Find out the benefits of different cavity tooling


Plastic Fantastic

Choosing the correct plastic is a key part of product development. 

Material, Injection Moulding, Prototyping

Can Plastic Really Replace Metal?

Read in detail about metal replacement plastics.

Injection Moulding, Material

Amazing Aluminium

8 facts that you might not already know about this amazing metal.