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UKGSA technical visit to Clwyd Compounders

On the 21st March, members of the UKGSA visited Clwyd Compounders in Wrexham to find out more about the elastomeric compounding specialists, who are celebrating their 40th anniversary this year. David O’Hare, Managing Director, welcomed nearly 30 attendees and gave an overview of Clwyd’s expansion, future plans, and details of… Read more

Snowplough Blades

With the inclement weather predicted to continue for the next week and looking at the conditions on the road up to the Mill this morning, now is the time to stock up on our limited stocks of AB1 Snowplough blades. Moulded to 1″ thick with a reinforced fabric layer these… Read more

Snowplough Blades

As reported in the Daily Express today, with the impending winter, and predicted snowfall, (Surprise, surprise!) Now may be the time to stock up on our limited stocks of AB1 Snowplough blades. Moulded to 1″ thick with a reinforced fabric layer these blades last up to 6 times longer than… Read more

Website goes live!

After 14 months hard work our new website goes live. Initially conceived in early 2017, we decided that, in conjunction with our web designers, Social Ocean, we would create a new site combining both PTM and Munsch and Co. Originally we were going to split the product range between the… Read more


With over 45 years experience hand fabricating our complete range of materials we are able to offer solutions to even the most diverse problems. We regularly supply bonded or dovetailed segmented gaskets cut on our CAD/CAM tables. We manufacture this way when we are limited by the size of materials,… Read more

IT Upgrade

Munsch/PTM are part way through their IT upgrade. Now the VOIP phones are all live and integrated with the CRM and accounts software it was time to start upgrading the IT Infrastructure. Over 50% of the networked PC’s now have fast Samsung SSD drives with full backups being written to… Read more

25/35° Sh. A Blue Metal Detectable Silicone

Two of our latest innovations are 25° Sh A and 35° Sh A Blue Metal Detectable FDA/EC:1935 Compliant Silicone. These are extremely soft materials used most commonly to make an effective seal at very low bolt loads. As well as moulding finished products, we also manufacture a range of sheets… Read more


One of our customers’ customers had a problem that needed sorting! They had an issue with buying inferior quality self adhesive backed rubber discs that needed mounting to coated mild steel plates. We got involved and through indirect contact with the end user, we were given a brief and developed… Read more