Plastic Buffer

Plastic Buffer

CNC Machined Plastic Parts for Marine & Ship Building Industries


Plastic Buffer

Partwell Group CNC machine various plastic sheet grades into bespoke plastic parts. This particular part, a stopper/buffer was manufactured for the marine and ship building industries.

The featured image has been machined on our 5-axis CNC machine from blue ultra high molecular weight polyethylene PE1000 grade material. PE1000 grade material was chosen to provide the client with:

  • Outstanding wear and abrasion resistance – up to 10 times better than carbon steel
  • Excellent impact strength at low temperatures
  • Good resistance to environmental stress cracking

Example engineered plastic parts include: winch bases, wearing guides and butts, rubbing strips, shower and cock pit grates, acrylic internal boat display, PVC wall cladding washroom lining, bow rollers etc

Other plastic sheet materials machined for this industry include nylon, acetal, PVC, acrylic PMMA and polycarbonate PC.

For a quotation on any of our products and services call our plastic specialists direct on 01254 295707 or email

Our plastic specialists will find the optimum plastic grade whatever your application and industry sector.

See also

Photography of Acetal POM Plastic Sheet

Acetal POM Plastic Sheet

POM Acetal. Typical applications include racks, cogs, bearing plates & star wheels
Photography of Acrylic Plastic Sheets

Acrylic Plastic Sheets

PMMA. Ideal for all kinds of de­mons­tra­ti­on, exhibition & display work


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