Boston Matthews has been established for more than 50 years.
As the inventors of the Caterpillar Take-Up (Puller) Boston Matthews has earned a place in the coveted US Plastics Hall Of Fame and with over 10,000 direct descendents of the ‘Boston’ (Farris) Puller in daily use around the world is the leading manufacturer of Caterpillar Puller.
Today Boston Matthews is a World leading manufacturer of extruders, downstream equipment and complete extrusion lines. Boston Matthews has more than 30,000 machines in daily use in over 70 countries.
Applications and industries served include Medical Devices & Life Sciences; Automotive; PEX Pipe; Zippers; Nylon Rod & Plate; PEEK; Cosmetic Squeeze Tube; Aerosol Dip Tube; Heat Shrink Tube; Microduct Tubing; Tube & Hose; Wire & Cable; Flexible & Rigid Profiles.
Minnesota Rubber and Plastics (MRP) is a leader in material compound development and the manufacturing of custom elastomeric and thermoplastic components. For 76 years, the company has built a reputation for collaborative design and successful production of “the tough parts.” With facilities... Read More
On Line Controls is the leader in air pressure regulators and controllers for manufacturers of plastic tubing. Our MicroAir units provide ultra low pressure air regulation and control for precise air sizing of extruded plastic tubing. MicroAir I model is manually controlled; MicroAir II...
Boston Matthews are the inventors of the Caterpillar Take-Up (Puller), (Caterpillar Take-off) and with over 10,000 units in daily operation throughout the world the Boston or Farris Puller is classed as the Industry Standard Caterpillar Puller. The importance of the Puller should never be... Read more
Complete Zippers Profiles Boston Matthews has developed a complete turn-key extrusion line for the production of "Zipper" Profiles for use within the reseable packaging industry. The extrusion of Zippers is a complex operation due to the precise 'interlocking' characterstics of each element of... Read more