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:
Approximate Values (Acetal)
Trademarked Acetals Available:
on Hundreds of Items in Stock!
Note: Values are typical, however there may be some variations due to resin manufacturing processes and ball manufacturing techniques.
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