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Acetal Machining – Precision and Performance

Acetal is a high strength, high rigidity homopolymer with excellent surface coefficient making it ideal for demanding industrial and medical applications. Often known by the brand name Delrin, the material is often used in applications which require a low friction. This material is efficient at that even at high loads.

At a Glance
Toughness
Excellent surface coeffient
Flexibility
High rigidity and strenght
Good temperature resistance
Low friction

The Advantages & Uses of Acetal for Machining

A Material Engineered for High Performance

Acetal stands out for its combination of durability and ease of machining. It’s not just about creating parts; it’s about crafting components that meet the most demanding performance standards.

Ideal for Aesthetic and Functional Parts

  • Good temperature resistance
  • Excellent surface coeffient
  • High rigidity
  • High strength

Broad Industry Reach

Automotive Industry: used in the automotive sector for crafting durable components like gear wheels, door locks, fuel systems, and window mechanisms.
Medical Devices: Its resistance to sterilization processes and stability make it a safe choice for critical healthcare applications.
Industrial Machinery: commonly used for components like conveyor belt links, pump impellers, valve bodies, and bearings, due to its resilience to mechanical stress and dimensional stability.

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