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Plastic Balls - Acetal 
Balls: Acetal (Technical name for Acetal is Polyoxymethylene)
Acetal (POM) is considered a high performance plastic.   This particular plastic has excellent; chemical resistance, solvent resistance, wear properties and is self lubricating.  The natural color of Acetal is "off-white".  Black UV acetal balls are available or other colors can be added to the raw material to meet the customer's needs.  This material, in it's natural state, is heavier than water; meaning it will sink in water.  The maximum continuous operating temperature in air for Acetal is approximately 185°F.  Acetal ball blanks are injection molded or turned from extruded rod.
Typical Applications Include:
  • Plastic Ball Bearings
  • Caster Balls
  • Drawer Slides
  • Seat Trackballs
  • Finger-Trigger Pumps
  • Marine Hardware

Approximate Values (Acetal)

Chemical
Resistance

Specific
Gravity
 (grams/cc)

Hardness
(Rockwell)


FDA Grade
Available

Maximum Operating
 Temp.
185°F

Yes

M89
R122
1.4
Inert to most
chemicals
Trademarked Acetals Available: 
  • Celanese™ Celcon®
  • DuPont™ Delrin®
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Note: Values are typical, however there may be some variations due to resin manufacturing processes and ball manufacturing techniques.
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