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Groupe PolyAlto Plastic Ingenuity

MACHINING

PLASTICS REPLACE METALS ON MACHINED PARTS

By selecting the good plastic, the right tool, and by handling the machining tolerances that are generally higher that those that apply to metals, plastics can be easily machined.

 
 
 

SOME PLASTIC PROJECTS FOR YOUR MARKET

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applications

  • Mechanical fastener
  • Wear strip
  • Bushing
  • Gear
  • Guide
  • Gasket
  • Feed screw

materials

  • Acetal
  • Nylon natural 6 and 6/6
  • Nylon Nycast® 6PA-MoS2
  • Nylon Nycast® Nyloil®
  • Nylon Nycast® Nyloil® FG
  • Nylon Nycast® Nyloil® MDX
  • Nylon Nycast® XHA
  • PAI (Polyamide-imide)
  • PBT (Polybutylene Terephthalate)
  • PEEK® (Polyetheretherketone)
  • PEI (Ultem®)
  • PET (Polyethylene Terephthalate)
  • PI (Polyimide)
  • Phenolics
  • Polycarbonate
  • HDPE Polyethylene
  • Polypropylene
  • PSU (Polysulfone)
  • PTFE
  • PVC/CPVC
  • GP0-3 Polyester composite
  • HST-II Polyester composite
  • UHMW TIVAR® ESD/EC
  • UHMW TIVAR® ECO
  • UHMW TIVAR® 1000
  • UHMW TIVAR® 88
  • UHMW TIVAR® H.O.T.

AdVANTAGES

  • High corrosion resistance
  • Ease of fabrication
  • Lightweight
  • Noise and vibration reduction
  • Chemical resistance
  • Polyvalent