"Special" Applications

Boston Matthews has designed and manufactured extrusion lines for more than 50 years and within that time has undertaken some ‘unusual’ or very specialised projects.

It is an extensive knowledge of extrusion, polymer processing, diverse product range and the ability to understand the customer’s requirements that have enabled Boston Matthews to provide several ‘turn-key’ solutions.

Applications Include:

  • Mailing Tubes (PETG)
  • Copper Tube Covering
  • Fishing Line Extrusion
  • Expanded Specialised Sheet
  • Snack Production
  • Potato Flour Extrusions
  • Hot-Melt Adhesive (Glue sticks)
  • Measuring Tape Covering
  • Nylon Rod Extrusion
  • Nylon Plate
  • PEEK
  • Engineering Polymers
  • Semi-Finished Products
  • Polycarbonate & Polyurethane Extrusion
  • Beverage Pythons
  • Drinking Straws
  • Pen Refill Tubing
  • Specialized Systems For Catalytic Converter Tubing Production
  • Spiral Tree Guards
  • PVD sheathing of s/Steel tubing
  • Hot Melt
  • Garden Hose
  • Irrigation Tubing
  • Aerosol Dip Tubing – line speeds over 450m/min / 1500 ft/min
  • Specialized Fibre-Optic Carrying Tubing
  • Under Sea Umbilical's
  • Polyurethane Tubing
  • Thin Wall PVC Tube
  • PETG Tubing

Understand Your Requirements

Boston Matthews listens to the requirements of our customers and works with them at every step along the way.

Working in partnership with customers has enabled us to develop many new technologies and enhance their production capabilities.

50 Years Engineering Experience

Boston Matthews has over 50 years extrusion machinery manufacturing and polymer processing experience.

Throughout our long history we have had exposure to a wide range of industries, applications, polymers, and processes.

A Complete Turn-Key Solution

Boston Matthews design and manufacture the complete extrusion line from extruder, tooling and downstream equipment enabling yo to benefit from a single-source of supply.

Energy Efficient Production

Incorporated in every element of a Boston Matthews Extrusion Line is the latest technology to ensure precision, energy efficiency and ease of use. PLC, Servo, AC Vector, Laser Diameter Control, Ultra Sonics and much more.


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