FI Innovations for all custom fibreglass and composite product solutions
Our experienced composite staff will work with you from prototype onwards to ensure the custom product meets your needs. They will advise on how to maximise the advantages that composites have to offer over conventional materials.
First, the budget. Set-up costs can range from 4 to 16 times the unit cost of final part.
Next, make an exact replica (called a ‘plug’) is made. Its quality of finish determines how the final product will look.
Third, a production ‘mould’ is taken off the plug. For a ‘one-off’ product, the mould can be temporary. However if a high number of parts is required, the mould will need to be very durable.
Fourth, the final part is made for you.
For an example of our custom products, look at the Shotover Jet seat/pod