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Characteristics and uses of commonly used plastic resins

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Plastic Materials Features & Applications:

Material NameFeaturesApplications
PPLight weight, Heat Resistance, High Chemical Resistance, Scratch Resistance, Natural Waxy Appearance, Tough and Stiff, Low CostAutomobile (Bumpers, Covers, Trim), Bottles, Caps, Crates, Handles, Housings.
POMStrong, Rigid, Excellent Fatigue Resistance, Excellent Creep Resistance, Chemical Resistance, Moisture Resistance, Naturally Opaque White, Low/Medium CostBearings, Cams, Gears, Handles, Plumbing Components, Rollers, Rotors, Slide Guides, Valves
PCVery Tough, Temperature Resistance, Dimensional Stability, Transparent, High CostAutomobile (Panels, Lenses, Consoles), Bottles, Containers, Housings, Light Covers, Reflectors, Safety Helmets and Shields
PSTough, Very High Chemical Resistance, Clear, Very High CostValves
ABSStrong, Flexible, Low Mold Shrinkage (Tight Tolerance), Chemical Resistance, Applicable for Electroplating, Naturally Opaque, Low/Medium CostAutomobile (Consoles, Panels, Trim, Vents), Boxes, Gauges, Housings, Inhalers, Toys
PA6High Strength, Fatigue Resistance, Chemical Resistance, Low Creep, Low Friction, Almost Opaque/White, Medium/High CostBearings, Bushings, Gears, Rollers, Wheels
PA6/6High Strength, Fatigue Resistance, Chemical Resistance, Low Creep, Low Friction, Almost Opaque/White, Medium/High CostHandles, Levers, Small Housings, Zip Ties
PBT,PETRigid, Heat Resistance, Chemical Resistance, Medium/High CostAutomobile (Filters, Handles, Pumps), Bearings, Cams, Electrical Components (Connectors, Sensors), Gears, Housings, Rollers, Switches, Valves
PVCTough, Flexible, Flame Resistance, Transparent or Opaque, Low CostElectrical Insulation, Household wares, Medical Tubing, Shoe Soles, Toys
HDPETough and Stiff, Excellent Chemical Resistance, Natural Waxy Appearance, Low CostChair Seats, Housings, Covers, Containers
PMMARigid, Brittle, Scratch Resistance, Transparent, Optical Clarity, Low/Medium CostDisplay Stands, Knobs, Lenses, Light Housings, Panels, Reflectors, Signs, Shelves, Trays
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