Allplastics Engineering offers Acetal (Delrin), a hard engineering
plastic featuring high tensile strength and rigidity, excellent machining
ability and versatility of application. Available in sheets and rods, Acetal
comes with a precision machining service from Allplastics to cater to diverse industrial,
engineering and material handling applications.
Resistant to hydrolysis, strong alkalis and thermo-oxidative degradation,
Acetal is suitable for use in components where exceptional strength is needed
for above-average temperature or moisture levels.
Key features of Acetal include high corrosion resistance, excellent
creep and wear resistance, superior dimensional stability, good lubricity, high
resistance to organic solvents, significant tensile and flexural strength, long
term stability, outstanding abrasion resistance, and recyclability.
Acetal components are used in automotive applications, bobbins, bushes
in car washing equipment, conveyor parts, electronic parts, food machinery
components, rollers, washers, and telephones.
Acetal is available in sheet sizes measuring 1000 x 610mm, 2000 x 610mm,
2000 x 1000mm and 3000 x 610mm with a thickness range of 3 – 100mm.
Acetal rods measure 0.25 – 3m in length and 8 – 300mm in diameter.
Colours: Natural, Black