Acetal Black Extruded

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Maximum: 1000mm
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Maximum: 2000mm

Step 2 - Optional Extras

Read more about Number of Holes

Number of Holes

We will drill 5mm holes 25mm from the edges in each corner or evenly spaced (depending on how many you order) unless you tell us otherwise.

If you would like to tell us exactly where you would like your holes drilling and the hole diameter you can do so as you checkout. Please provide your instructions to us in our 'Special Comments’ box which you will see before you pay for your order. 

Alternatively, if you have a drawing you can upload it and attach it with your order.

That’s it. If we have any question’s we’ll be in touch. Thanks.

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Holes Type

We will drill 5mm holes 25mm from the edges in each corner or evenly spaced (depending on how many you order) unless you tell us otherwise.

If you would like to tell us exactly where you would like your holes drilling and the hole diameter you can do so as you checkout. Please provide your instructions to us in our 'Special Comments’ box which you will see before you pay for your order. 

Alternatively, if you have a drawing you can upload it and attach it with your order.

That’s it. If we have any question’s we’ll be in touch. Thanks.

Read more about Hole Position Design

Hole Position Design

If you'd like to send us a drawing to show any requirements please upload it here. It will come to us along with your order details once you have paid.

File must be 5MB or less and be a PDF or image with any of the following extensions:

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Screws

Our screws are 3.5mm x 30mm wall screws

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Screw Covers

Our screw covers are chrome effect

Read more about Rounded Corners

Rounded Corners

We will round corners with a 25mm radius unless you tell us otherwise.

If you would like to specify the radius you can do so as you checkout. Please provide your instructions to us in our 'Special Comments’ box which you will see before you pay for your order. 

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Want To Know More...

Black Acetal

Black Acetal offers an ideal combination of strength, toughness and hardness with excellent slide.

Our Cut to Size Acetal is a semi crystalline thermoplastic and characterised by a low coefficient of friction, good wear properties and offer resistance to a wide range of chemicals, including many solvents. They also provide high mechanical strength, stiffness and heat resistance. As water absorption is very low, dimensional accuracy and stability is improved over nylons.

How To Order Your Cut To Size or Shape Black Acetal

  • We cut our acetal sheets to the exact size you need.  Simply enter your measurements in our Quote Calculator above. 
  • We also cut our acetal sheets to shape. Access this service via the Cut To Shape tab which you'll find at the top of our Quote Calculator. 
  • If you'd like to send us a drawing of your requirements you can also upload it using our Quote Calculator.  It will arrive with our team once you have placed your order through our checkout.
  • Something else to tell us ?  If you have any other special comments, you can let us know in the Comments box as you checkout.

That's it. If we have any questions, we'll be in touch. 

 Alternatively,  email us a drawing of your requirements for a quote. We're happy to help.

If you'd like to speak with our friendly team they can reached on 0113 249 2222.

Example Applications

Gear wheels with small modulus, cams, heavily loaded bearings and rollers, bearings and gears with small clearances, valve seats, snap-fit assemblies, dimensionally stable precision parts, electrically insulating components.
 

 

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Does acetal have good chemical resistance?
Yes, acetal is considered good for chemical resistance as are:. 
•    HDPE
•    Polypropylene
•    PTFE
•    PEEK
•    PVC
•    RG1000
•    UHMWPE
 
Does acetal have good wear resistance?
Acetal is classed as a high wear resistant plastic as are: 
•    Delrin
•    Nylon 6
•    Nylon 6.6
•    Oilon
•    HDPE
•    Polypropylene
•    Polyurethane
•    PEEK
•    RG1000
•    Whale Tufnol
•    UHMWPE
•    PET
 
Is acetal considered easy or difficult to bond?
Acetal is considered difficult to bond.  These plastics are considered easy to bond:
•    Nylon 6
•    Nylon 6.6
•    PEEK
•    PVC
•    Polyurethane
•    Tufnol
•    Acrylic
•    Polycarbonate
•    ABS    

These plastics are considered difficult to bond
•    Acetal
•    Delrin
•    Oilon
•    HDPE
•    Polypropylene
•    PTFE
•    RG1000
•    UHMWPE
•    PVDF
 
Is acetal easy to machine?
Acetal is considered easy to machine as are : 
•    Delrin
•    Cast Nylon 6
•    Nylon 6.6
•    Oilon
•    HDPE
•    PEEK
•    PVC
•    RG1000
•    Tufnol
•    UHMWPE
 
What is the operating temperatures of acetal ?
100 degrees centigrade long term; 140 degrees centigrade short term. Long term typically means between 5,000 and 20,000 hours operating at this temperature without losing more than 50% of its performance. Short term typically means upto 2 hours at any one time.
 

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Free Standard Delivery On Orders Over £100

All orders are delivered using our standard delivery service which operates through mainland UK.

This is currently free on orders over £100.   Orders under £100 are charged £6.50 although more remote areas are charged £15 and £25  (depending on postcode). The cost of delivery will be displayed before checkout.  


Next Day Delivery

We can deliver orders for clear acrylic & polycarbonate (upto 6mm thick), white, black and opal acrylic as well as acrylic mirror and flexi-edge using our Next day service.  Where we can provide Next Day Delivery of your order we will offer this as an option for you to select at checkout.  

Next Day delivery costs £10 or £18 depending on the size of your order although more remote areas are charged £20 and £25 (depending on postcode). The cost of delivery will be displayed before checkout.

Orders for Next Day must be received before 1pm. Orders after 1pm choosing our Next Day delivery will be delivered the following working day after. 


Safe Delivery

If we think that your order cannot be delivered safely using our standard service we will advise you. This normally is only the case for orders so large they need to be delivered on a pallet.  


Delivery Times

Orders that aren't coming on our Next Day service will be sent out as quickly as possible.

Cut To Size orders are usually delivered within 3 days. Orders with optional extras or shapes are usually delivered within 5 days.  

This is based on receiving orders by 1pm. We will always display your estimated delivery date in your shopping basket so that you can see it before choosing to order with us.  

In the event of any difficulties we will email to advise you.


Collection

You are most welcome to collect your order at our Trade Counter in Leeds.  This is a free service. Our Trade Counter is open 8am - 4pm (3pm on Fridays).  
 

Special Instructions

If you would like to provide any special delivery instructions please just let us know you place your order. Choose from our special delivery messages or leave us your own. Thanks. Please note we cannot update our drivers with new delivery information once your order is on its way
 

When you place an order with us you can expect:

  • an email from us confirming your purchase
  • an email from us when your order is on its way
  • an email from our courier to let you know delivery details, including the option to re-arrange
  • your order to arrive safely in excellent condition.

That's because we invest in a careful packaging and delivery service:

  • we carefully cover your plastic to safeguard it during transit

  • we add extra protection around all corners, which are more vulnerable

  • we finish our protective packaging with a sturdy outer

  • we send your plastic to you using reputable tracked services

  • our plastic is also protected by film on both sides so when you receive it simply peel this off to reveal your plastic.


Receiving Your Delivery

Someone needs to sign for your order as it is delivered. If you are out when our courier delivers they will leave a card for you to contact them with details on how to pick up your order or rearrange delivery at a more convenient time.

If you know you're not going to be in you can always provide an alternative delivery address as you place your order with us. For example, a relatives or a work address.

Damages

If your order arrives with any signs of damage please sign for it as DAMAGED.  Please email us a photograph of the damage along with your order number within 3 days for a refund or replacement. Please keep your packaging so the goods can be collected and returned to us.


No Quibble Returns

We aim to please. If we supply imperfect goods or get your order wrong please email and tell us within 14 days and we will replace or refund your order without fuss. Please keep the protective film on the plastic and don't try to use it.

If you want to return plastic to us you the cost of doing so is your responsibility.  We recommend that you use a delivery service which insures the value of the order as the plastic remains your responsibility until it reaches us at:

The Plastic People Returns
221 Pontefract Lane
Cross Green
Leeds
LS9 0DX


Cancellations

You have the right to cancel your order for any item purchased from The Plastic People for a full refund except bespoke, cut to size shape orders made to your specific specifications. If you wish to cancel your order please email us, quoting your order number, within 14 working days of the day after you receive the goods.

If your order has already been processed when you email us, you will need to return the goods to us in their original condition using the Returns Procedure here.

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