Custom Acetal Parts
If you need acetal parts machined we are one of the most capable and affordable sources, and we can get the job done right.
Acetal, also known by the brand name Delrin, is a thermoplastic first made by DuPont around 1952.
Acetal has good heat resistance and a low coefficient of friction. It is worn, moisture and chemical resistant and has good thermal stability and creep resistance. This material has a high strength to weight ratio, is easily machined, has good dimensional stability and also has excellent dielectric properties.
VOHN machine shop manufactures acetal parts using Counter boring, Counter sinking, Drilling, Milling, Reaming, Band sawing, Shearing, Threading & Tapping, Turning (lathe), Waterjet Cutting and Injection Molding.
Acetal is used for appliances in the food industry, bearings, yo-yos, casters, flutes, whistles, guitar picks, cutlery, safety locks, diving equipment, gears, cams, conveyors, plumbing fixtures, toy parts, handles, knobs, electrical insulators and wear surfaces.