Manufacturers

Precision Dippings Ltd.

Unit J, Lawrence Drive, Yate , BS37 5PG Bristol
United Kingdom

Telephone +44 1454 318004
Fax +44 1454 319961
sales@precisiondippings.co.uk

This company is co-exhibitor of
Association of British Healthcare Industries Ltd.

Trade fair hall

  • Hall 16 / F24-8
 Interactive Plan

Hall map

MEDICA 2016 hall map (Hall 16): stand F24-8

Fairground map

MEDICA 2016 fairground map: Hall 16

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 04  Physiotherapy / Orthopaedic Technology
  • 04.12  Rehabilitation equipment and devices
  • 04  Physiotherapy / Orthopaedic Technology
  • 04.12  Rehabilitation equipment and devices
  • 04.12.23  Accessories

Our products

Product category: Rehabilitation equipment and devices, Accessories

Bloccs Waterproof Protectors


BLOCCS - Waterproof Protector for Casts and Dressings
Bloccs provide a range of re-usable waterproof covers for casts and wound dressings that allow adults and children to bathe, shower and even enjoy time at the swimming pool or beach during their recovery. This is possible because our protectors are fully water-tight and completely submergible.

Whilst our primary target market continues to be those with plaster casts for fractures, Bloccs protectors can also be used to keep dressings for burns, leg ulcers and other such wounds dry.

Bloccs will be showcasing a new product alongside its range of existing waterproof, re-usable arm and leg protectors for plaster casts and dressings. The long, thin, hollow tube that is inserted into a vein above the elbow to administer chemotherapy or other medication is held in place by a dressing which is changed weekly. Known as a PICC line, the tube has to be kept dry and infection-free so Bloccs have created a water-tight, protective elbow cover that allows the patient to shower and bath normally.

The cover will be on display for the first time at the Medica trade fair in November and is expected to create a lot of interest. Bloccs have just been presented with the Queen’s Award for Enterprise and Innovation in the UK – a highly sought-after accolade that rewards technological creativity at the very highest level.

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Product category: Rehabilitation equipment and devices

Precision Dippings Manufacturing Ltd

Precision Dippings Manufacturing Ltd

Rubber manufacturing / product development services.
Is a UK-based family-run business experienced in rubber product design and latex products (as well as non latex products) for industry sectors including medical, veterinary, automotive, fire safety and marine. Precision Dippings Manufacturing is a trusted global supplier of medical rubber products. PDM provides a comprehensive manufacturing service - including product development, prototype tooling, material selection and production of rubber dip moulded products.

Precision Dippings Manufacturing has been specialising in bespoke dipped rubber products for more than 60 years. Our expertise in medical device product development means we supply the following to a global client base, from our UK manufacturing facility:

medical training aids
medical devices
medical products and components


Precision Dippings Manufacturing is the very proud UK inventor and manufacturer of Bloccs waterproof cast or dressing protectors for arms and legs. This year the company has been recognised for outstanding results in innovation and won a 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise – the UK’s highest accolade for business success. We have also received two manufacturing awards for the design and production of these waterproof plaster cast covers.

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About us

Company details

We’ve been making bespoke dipped rubber products for a range of industries since 1964.

Using our dip moulded components, we manufacture custom-made products in the UK for companies around the world.

It’s made us a trusted supplier to sectors that include the military, emergency and rescue services, medical and marine.

So the only thing that rivals the quality of our materials is our service.

Precision Dippings is a UK-based family-run business in Yate, near Bristol experienced in rubber product design and latex products (as well as non latex products) for industry sectors including medical, veterinary, automotive, fire safety and marine.

From the drawing board, to material selection, to creating tooling, to prototype development and final production, we’re a hands-on, experienced dip mouldings and rubber products manufacturer committed to customer satisfaction. We’re proud of our strong customer relationships and the high quality of our manufacturing and service.

Did you know? We were the company that put the s-t-r-e-t-c-h into the original Stretch Armstrong toy.

We are constantly researching new materials, tooling, dip mould and manufacturing processes – to ensure product quality and competitive pricing.

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