Plastic Material

Choosing the right material for your production

Manufacturing Plastic Material
Select the right material for your production project

Each material has its characteristics and processing technology. The following common material introduction can help you understand how to choose the material that suits your project. Please contact our engineering staff, who will provide you with more detailed information.

ABS

Common thermoplastic, impact resistant, machinable.It is widely used in general product shells.

Tensile Strength : 6,000 psi
Impact Strength : 2.7 ~ 7.7 ft-lbs / in
Heat Deflection : 203 ~ 214 ° F

lower heat deflection and tensile strength than regular ABS

Tensile Strength : >5,500 psi
Impact Strength : 4 ft-lbs / in
Heat Deflection : 194 ° F

Acetal 20% Glass Filled / Delrin 570

CNC Machining Acetal

20% glass-filled fiber with high stiffness and excellent performance at elevated temperatures

Tensile Strength : 8,500 psi
Impact Strength : 0.8 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 316-345° F

Acetal Copolymer

CNC Machining Acetal

High strength and stiffness. Low moisture absorption

Tensile Strength : 8,800 psi 
Impact Strength : 1.0 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 230-316° F

Acetal Homopolymer / Delrin 150

CNC Machining Acetal

High tensile strength, creep resistance, and overall toughness

Tensile Strength : 9,000 psi
Impact Strength : 1.5 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 257-336° F

Acetal Static Dissipative / Tecaform SD

CNC Machining Acetal

Excellent bearing and wear properties. Good for components that will undergo friction or fluid flow contact

Tensile Strength : 6,600 psi
Impact Strength : 1.8 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 190° F

Nylon 6

nylon

Excellent bearing and wear properties. Good overall mechanical properties
Tensile Strength : 10,000 psi
Impact Strength : 0.6 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 200-370° F

Nylon 6/6

nylon

PA66,Outstanding wear resistance and frictional properties. Poor dimensional stability
Tensile Strength : 10,000 psi
Impact Strength : 1.1 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 194-455° F

Nylon 6/6 30% Glass Filled

nylon

PA66+GF30,  Nylon 6/6 30% Glass Filled High heat deflection combined with superior wear and abrasion resistance.
Tensile Strength : 12,000 psi
Impact Strength : 1.0 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 482-490° F

Polycarbonate (PC)

PC board

Material with good strength, toughness and transparency, suitable for Lens and fine-structure parts production.

Tensile Strength : 8,000-9,500 psi
Impact Strength : 2.0-16.0 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 270-280° F

Polycarbonate (PC) 20% Glass Filled

PC board

Glass fiber is added to improve the rigidity and heat resistance of the plate, which can be used to make parts that need to maintain high rigidity in a high temperature environment.

Tensile Strength : 16,000 psi
Impact Strength : 2.06 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 298° F

Ultem 1000 / PEI

Amber in colour, translucent.

Tensile Strength : 15,200 psi
Impact Strength : 1.0 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 390 ~ 410 °F

Ultem 2300 / PEI 30% Glass Filled

High heat resistance and keeps its tensile qualities when heated.

Tensile Strength : 24,500 psi
Impact Strength : 1.6 ft-lbs / in
Heat Deflection : 400 °F

CPVC

High heat and corrosion resistant. Self extinguishing and flame spread of less than 20 

Tensile Strength : 7,300 psi
Impact Strength : 9 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 198 °F

It is a rigid transparent material with the best transparency.It can be dyed, electroplated, sprayed, screen printing and other methods.

Tensile Strength : 10,800 psi
Impact Strength : 6.8 ft-lb / in²
Heat Deflection : 185 ~ 210 °F

Polypropylene (PP)

It is a versatile translucent material that is low in cost and machinable. It has good impact resistance, excellent flexibility. It can be used for production requirements with strict impact resistance conditions, such as: automotive supplies, half-folding packaging boxes, etc.

Tensile Strength : 4,200 psi
Impact Strength : 1.2 ft-lbs /in
Heat Deflection : 96 ~ 195 °F

PET

PET plate

Excellent wear resistance, high flexural modulus, and is a good electrical insulator 

Tensile Strength : 11,500 psi
Impact Strength : 0.6 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 175-240° F

Good material option when thermal, chemical, and combustion properties are required

Tensile Strength : 14,000 psi
Impact Strength : 1.55 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 285-482° F

Polypropylene Homopolymer (PPH)

High strength-to-weight ratio and good thermoforming and corrosive performance.

Tensile Strength : 4,800 psi
Impact Strength : 1.2 ft-lbs / in
Heat Deflection : 210 ° F

Noryl EN265 PPE+PS

Suitable to make shell, because of its insulating qualities, flame resistance and remarkable dimensional stability.

Tensile Strength : 9,200 psi
Impact Strength : 3.5 ft-lbs / in
Heat Deflection : 254 ~ 279 ° F

PTFE / Teflon

PTFE (Teflon)

outstanding chemical resistance and an unparalleled coefficient of friction

Tensile Strength : 2,900 ~ 5,100  PSI
Impact Strength : 2.0 ~ 6.0 ft-lbs / in
Heat Deflection : 500 ° F

PVC

transparant pvc

It is chemical resistant, low-cost material.

Tensile Strength : 7,800 PSI
Impact Strength : 0.8 ft-lbs / in
Heat Deflection : 162 ~ 172 ° F

Polyethylene

Polyethylene

Exceptional dimensional stability. Good choice for housings due to insulating properties and flame resistance

Tensile Strength : 9,200 psi
Impact Strength : 3.5 ft-lbs/in
Heat Deflection : 254-279° F

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