Home STUG - Manufacturing Innovation Precision Machining STUG - Manufacturing Innovation Manufacturing Services STUG - Manufacturing Innovation Materials Selection STUG - Manufacturing Innovation About Us STUG - Manufacturing Innovation Contact Us

Home / Materials Selection


Scientific name:
Polyacetal (POM)
Available in:
Sheet, Rod, Tube
Copolymer - most common, available in white & black, sheet, rod or tube.
Homopolymer - available in white rod only.
Acetal H-TF - A special grade of which has PTFE fibres evenly dispersed through the acetal. Deep brown in colour. Not always ex-stock in Australia.
General properties:

• High mechanical strength, hardness and stiffness
• Very high mechanical properties
• Very good creep resistance and dimensional stability
• Excellent dielectric properties
• Low co-efficient of friction
• Poor weatherability
• Suitable for food contact


Precision gears & cams
Bearings with close tolerances or high load
Dimensionally stable precision parts
Insulating components for electrical applications
Snap fit assemblies
Parts which operate in water between 60-90°C
Feedscrolls and food processing components


To obtain a more detailed specification sheet please contact us.


Click on the pictures below to see some parts we have made in this material.

For expertise, precision, quality and service we extend an invitation to you to contact Stug Australia for the solutions you require.

Call 03 9543 5044 or fill in the form below for more information.


* Required fields. Your privacy is assured.