When looking for a specific type of rod, customers have the option to choose between the variety of plastic materials, lengths (measured in meters - m, and millimetres - mm), diameters and colours. Our plastic rods can be used for machining within a commercial or industrial environment. These plastic rods can also be used for small hobby projects and as aesthetic display pieces. Our plastic rods boast a large variant of tensile strengths based on their size and material, this must be considered when purchasing to ensure durability in its final application.
As well as tensile strength, plastic rods can be rated by their impact and cross breaking strength helping to ensure safe application. Flammability and melting point are also factors to consider when using a plastic rod for industrial purposes where prolonged use or change of open flame occur.
Users will find plastic rods comprised of acetal, acrylic, delrin, glass-reinforced plastic, PVC and nylon amongst a huge variety of others.