CNC Machining for Polycarbonate Parts

Machined polycarbonate offers excellent dimensional stability and mechanical properties

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Polycarbonate (PC) is an engineering plastic with excellent dimensional stability and good strength and stiffness. It's a go-to material for parts that need clarity and impact strength. 

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Machined Polycarbonate Properties

  Tensile Strength at Yield Flexural Modulus Tensile Elongation at Break
Test Method DIN EN IS0 527 DIN EN ISO 527 DIN EN ISO 527
Translucent / Sustanat 65 MPa 2,300 MPa 80%
Translucent / Tecanat 69 MPa 2,300 MPa 90%

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Key Benefits of Polycarbonate

Polycarbonate is an amorphous thermoplastic. It has good electrical and chemical properties and superior impact strength, making it a versatile plastic.

  • High impact strength
  • Strength and stiffness
  • Transparency
  • Excellent dimensional stability
  • Good machinability


Uses of Polycarbonate Machining

  • Gears and rollers
  • Internal mechanical parts
  • Pumps
  • Light bezels