Material POM


Technical Data Sheet


Polyacetal (Acetal) Copolymer
Name Machinability Main Characterisitics Stock Shape Colour Temp Range °C
Polyacetal
(Acetal)
Copolymer
POM
Very Good
• Good resistance to attack by a wide range of chemicals (Copolymer has better chemical resistance than Homopolymer)
• Both the Copolymer and the Homopolyer have excellent mechanical and bearing properties (Homopolyer has better mechanical properties than Copolymer)
• Good electrical insulating properties
• Almost no moisture absorption
• Resistance to abrasion and repeated impacts
• Considered to machine like soft brass
• Polyacetal extrusions tend to have slightly porous centres
• For outdoor applications use black material
• No self extinguishing - caution: burns almost invisibly
Rod
Tube
Sheet
Section

Natural
Black
Various
ST145
LT 100
LT -50
Ref - Temp range °C is suggested working temperature in air ST = Short Term LT = Long Term. Please ask if you have any special stock or colour requirements

Similar Specifications
Hostaform, Ultraform

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Every effort is made to ensure that technical specifications are accurate. However, technical specifications included herein should be used as a guideline only. All specifications are subject to change without notice.