Acetal Copolymer Resin Characteristics & Uses
Acetal Copolymer (POM) Applications:
Plastic Molded Concepts can use Acetal Copolymer (POM) for a wide variety of molding services, including:
- New Product Design & Development
- Plastic Injection Molding Consulting
- Plastic Injection Molding
- Plastic Overmolding
- Insert Molding
- Plastic Welding
- Post Molding Operations.
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Acetal Copolymer (POM) Material Data Sheet
|Chemical Name||Acetal Copolymer (POM); Acetal Polyoxymethylene Copolymer; Lubricomp|
|Strength||Tensile Strength: 6400-10600 psi Yield|
|Specific Gravity||1.38 to 1.44|
|Melting Point||347° F|
|Applications||Acetal Copolymer resin is used in applications requiring a combination of strength, low moisture absorption, chemical resistance and dimensional stability. It’s also used for high-performance engineering components. Acetal Copolymer is widely used in the consumer electronics industry and the automotive industry.|
Specific applications for Acetal Copolymer resin include:
|Advantages||Acetal Copolymer resin is used for its high strength, rigidity, toughness and dimensional stability. It also has good wear and friction properties that can be improved by compounding with additives.|
Like Acetal Homopolymer resin, the Copolymer is easy to machine. However, compared to Homopolymer, Acetal Copolymer resin exhibits better resistance to organic & inorganic solvents and acids.
|Disadvantages||The disadvantages of Acetal Copolymer resin include:|