Plasticut uses a variety of plastic materials to create products for our customers. Different materials are required for specific applications. It is important to always use the most appropriate material to ensure reliability and safety.
Acetal is a type of thermoplastic normally used in engineering situations. Quite often Acetal is used for precision parts requiring great stiffness, low friction and dependable strength and stability. Mechanical gears, bushes, rollers and handles are among the plastic products made from Acetal...READ MORE
PTFE (Polytetrafluoroethylene) is most commonly known as Teflon, which is often found as a thin coating on non-stick fry pans due to PTFE's extremely high melting point (260 ?C). It has a low friction quality that makes it suitable for plastic products where a sliding action is required, such as bearings, gears, seals, packings, piston rings and seats...READ MORE
This incredibly strong material is often used where an unforseen impact may occur. Many guards for machinery and vehicles are made from Polycarbonate, as well as skylights, bus shelters and boat hatches. If coated, it is UV stabilised and will last well in most environments...READ MORE
Acrylic is a UV stabilised and lightweight material commonly used in signage, mechanical covering and displays. Its excellent clarity coupled with its strength makes it a very versatile material suitable for a variety of uses. As a product, it is often known as Perspex to both suppliers and the general public...READ MORE
To discuss your next plastic need, or to find out more about any of our plastic cutting, machining or development capabilities, please don't hesitate to contact us on 03 9357 6688 or contact us online.