Dongguan Xinjuexin Plastic Hardware Products Factory

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The materials used in injection moulding can vary widely, each with its unique properties and applications. Here’s an overview of common injection moulding materials, their characteristics, and typical usage scenarios:

1.Acetyl (POM)

Properties: High strength, rigidity, low friction.

Applications: precision gears, bearings, automotive parts.

2.Acrylic (PMMA)

Properties: High transparency, UV resistance.

Applications: Lighting devices, transparent covers, signage.

3.ABS (Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene)

Properties: good toughness, impact resistance.

Applications: automotive interiors, electronic equipment housings, toys.

4.Nylon (PA)

Properties: High strength, abrasion resistance, chemical resistance.

Applications: mechanical parts, automotive components, electrical housings. 

5.Polycarbonate (PC)

Properties: High impact strength, transparency.

Applications: bulletproof glass, eyeglasses, medical devices.

6.Polypropylene (PP)

Properties: lightweight, chemical resistance, good toughness.

Applications: packaging materials, automotive parts, household goods.

7.Polyethylene (PE)

Properties: chemical resistant, various densities.

Applications: containers, pipes, toys.

8.PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride)

Properties: adjustable hardness, chemical resistance, fire resistance.

Applications: pipes, medical tubes, cable insulation.

9.TPE (Thermoplastic Elastomer)

Properties: good elasticity, recyclable.

Applications: seals, hoses, handle covers.