Partwell Plastics Working Temperature Reference Guide
Partwell Group are a Lancashire based sheet plastic stockist, most sheet plastic materials are available ex. stock. Partwell also have a CNC engineering department that produces bespoke plastic parts and plastic components.
Below is a brief overview of operating temperatures for different plastic grades.
HDPE High Density Polyethylene -40 +80
PVC Polyvinylchloride -20 +50
PMMA Acrylic -40 +50
ABS Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene -35 +70
UHMW PE Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene -200 +80
POM Acetal Homopolymer -40 +95
PP Polypropylene 0 +100
PC Polycarbonate -40 +115
PTFE Polytetrafluoroethylene -200 +240
PEEK Polyetheretherketone -100 +250
NYLON 6 Cast Nylon -30 +100
NYLON 66 Extruded Nylon -30 +95
NYLON 6 Extruded Nylon -40 +80
All sheet plastics can be supplied in full sheets, cut down to size or engineered into plastic components. Partwell Group have a range of machines including state of the art 5-axis CNC machine, 3-axis CNC machine, lathe, fabricating and die press cutting machines and more.
The above is for quick reference guide only, for further information and full technical datasheets visit www.partwell.com or call Partwell on 01254 671875.