Updated 25 Oct 2013

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Plastic core and mouldings for the slitting, rewinding  and label manufacturing Industries



Engineering Solutions is a  manufacturer of small shot-weight plastic components, with a specialty in high quality moisture-resistant plastic cores for electrical, adhesive and label applications. Products are supplied to mica insulation, foil and holographic film manufacturers, as well as for label production, security strips, credit cards etc.


We produce products in a range from 1g to 100gramme shot weight range with presses from 15 to 85 tonne capacity and full fast-turnaround tooling capability.

We have been producing plastic cores for the rewind slitting industry for over thirty years as a family business.

With fast turnaround, bespoke product design, in-house tooling capabilities and production we are ideally placed to solve your plastic product needs. For example - we produce  high-temperature-resistant cores for post rewind curing for a specialist product for one of our American customers.


  • Small order lot production from 500 to over 100 000 units 

  • Bespoke tooling capabilities - we can tool new product requirements very cost-effectively

  • Fast turnaround from order to dispatch

  • Small lot dispatch from stock

We also manufacture a full range of smaller piece plastic products in Nylon, ABS and a range of technical engineering plastics.

Our CORE products

Highly accurate plastic cores for mica, polyester, adhesive tape, labels security strips.

We specialise in micamation specification keyway cores - order direct.


We ship cores throughout the UK, Europe and into America, as well as Africa, Asia and Russia

CALL for further details +44(0)1925 211 944



   Tapecentres.com supplies core and reel solutions for all tape winding and slitting applications, including electrical insulations, mica film, adhesive tapes, security strip tapes and reels, double sided tape, fingerlift tape, rewind slitting down to 6mm width cores. We stock and supply plastic core widths in 1", 2" and 3" core IDs from 6mm width to 35mm width.  We can also supply plastic keywayed cores and slotted plastic cores for specialist applications.