Sustainability

Our molded plug operations use 100% of the base wood residue for our wooden reel operations, and we recycle more than 10 million pounds of plugs. 

Molded Plug Specifications

Sonoco currently produces plugs in the sizes below. Please contact our customer service center at 888-875-8754 for further details or to place orders.

Measurements in inches unless otherwise noted.

Plug size Outside diameter Thickness range Hole diameter Weight (lbs) Outside bevel
3 1/16 3.04-3.08 1.46-1.52 1.07-1.13 .230-.270 3/16 (+0, -1/16)
4 1/16 4.04-4.08 1.46-1.52 1.07-1.13 .460-.500 3/16 (+0, -1/16)
5 1/16 5.04-5.08 1.48-1.54 1.07-1.13 .730-.810 3/16 (+0, -1/16)
5.985 5.97-6.00 1.49-1.55 1.90-2.00 1.00-1.300 3/16 (+0, -1/16)
6 1/16 6.04-6.08 1.49-1.55 1.90-2.00 1.00-1.30 3/16 (+0, -1/16)
8 1/16 8.04-8.08 1.20-1.28 1.90-2.00 1.80-2.10 3/16 (+0, -1/16)
10 1/16 10.04-10.08 1.20-1.28 3.05-3.15 2.80-3.10 3/16 (+0, -1/16)
12 1/16 12.04-12.08 1.20-1.28 3.05-3.15 3.70-4.10 3/16 (+0, -1/16)