Materials

At Polytech Plastics, we work closely with our clients to enhance the value of their products from concept development and design through to final production.

Our fabricators are the best in the business and experienced in all aspects of fabrication, including Cut-to-Size Plastics, Moulding, Drilling, Plastic Bending, Prototyping, CNC Machining, Plastic Welding, Edge Finishing, Polishing, Vacuum Forming, and Thermoforming.

We can produce almost anything in plastic, and have extensive experience working with all types of plastic materials, including:

ABS

OMEGA-DEKO ® ABS is a combination of three different materials – Acrylonitrile, Butadiene and Styrene; each giving its own set of useful properties. OMEGA-DEKO ® ABS has excellent forming, toughness and rigidity and is ideal for products prone to impact abuse in the form of knocks,...

HIPS (High impact Polystyrene)

Acrylic (PMMA)

OMEGA-GLAS   Acrylic Sheet, Rod and Tube The surface hardness of PMMA sheet is comparable to aluminium but because of the high surface polish scratches are more clearly visible on clear sheet. It is one of the hardest of the thermoplastics, and is only scratched by a 9H pencil. It has a low...

CPVC

OMEGA-CHLORO ® CPVC Sheet rod and tube. OMEGA-CHLORO ® which is a form of Chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC) is created when PVC homopolymers undergoes a chlorination reaction resulting in additional chlorine atoms on the base molecule. The result is an amorphous polymer similar to PVC in...

ECTFE

OMEGA-ELECTRA ®  ECTFE Rods OMEGA-ELECTRA ® ECTFE has a unique chemical structure which results in a material that has a remarkable resistance to most organic and inorganic chemicals as well as solvents which have no affect under 120°C. OMEGA-ELECTRA ® also has excellent mechanical strength...

HDPE

OMEGA-TECH ®  HDPE ( High density Polyethylene) Sheet and Rods Commercial polyethylenes consist of mixtures of crystalline and amorphous regions. A typical high density polyethylene would contain 70 - 80% crystalline areas. OMEGA-TECH ® HDPE is very light and extremely tough, Polyethylene, a...

PAI

OMEGA-TRON ® Polyamide-imide PAI Sheet, Rod and Tube OMEGA-TRON ® PAI is a melt processible, amorphous engineering thermoplastic, typically synthesised through the condensation of aromatic diamines and trimellitic anhydride. OMEGA-TRON ® is characterised by high strength and stiffness and can...

PCTFE

OMEGA-CRYO ® Polychloro- trifluoro- ethylene  (PCTFE) Sheet OMEGA-CRYO ® which is a form of Polychlorotrifluoroethylene (PCTFE) is melt-processible fluoropolymer with a continuous use temperature range from -205⁰C up to 150⁰C. OMEGA-CRYO ® has high compressive strength, low deformation...

PEEK

OMEGA-PEEK ® Peek Sheets and Rods(Polyetheretherketone) OMEGA-PEEK ® is Polytech Plastics (Australasia)’s trade name for PEEK or Polyetheretherketone. This semi-crystalline advanced material exhibits a unique combination of high mechanical properties, temperature resistance and excellent...

PETG

OMEGA-CLEAR ® PETG clear Sheet OMEGA-CLEAR ®  PETG sheet is a transparent and extruded co-polyester that contains glycol. It has many applications and is extremely easy to manipulate and form even at low temperatures. OMEGA-CLEAR ® PETG sheet copolymer (glycol modified polyester...

PETP

OMEGA-TERRA ® shows high tensile and mechanical strength, hardness and toughness, low friction and a high dimensional stability. OMEGA-TERRA ® may be used at temperatures ranging from -20°C to +100°C. OMEGA-TERRA ® (polyethylene terephthalate – also known as PETE) is thermoplastic...

Plastisiced PVC

Polyurethane

OMEGA-THANE ® Polyurethane Sheet, Rod and Castings There are many and almost limitless applications for OMEGA-THANE ® Polyurethane. One application which has become popular is the replacement of car suspensions and ancillary components due to its excellent resistance to deformation, impact, UV...

POM (Acetal)

OMEGA-TAL® (scientifically Polyoxymethylene), which is a form of acetal, is a crystalline polymer obtained from the polymerisation of formaldehyde. Discovered fairly recently, it has enjoyed rapid growth and large acceptance thanks to its excellent mechanical features, superb stability despite...

Polyamide (PA) Nylons

OMEGA-TRON ® NYLONS, which are chemically known as Polyamides, are available in sheet, rod and tube. There are many different versions of OMEGA-TRON® Nylons and they are produced either by casting or extrusion. OMEGA-TRON ® Nylons are tough, durable, general purpose engineering Plastics with...

Polycarbonate (PC)

OMEGA-GARD®  Polycarbonate Sheet, Rod and Tube   OMEGA-GARD ® polycarbonate is a high molecular weight, amorphous engineering thermoplastics that has exceptionally high impact strength over a wide temperature range. OMEGA-GARD ® polycarbonate is a tough transparent material having high...

PVC Foam

OMEGA-FOAM ® PVC Foam sheet is a versatile, flexible, lightweight and durable sheet designed for the demanding digital print, screen print and sign applications. OMEGA-FOAM ® PVC Foam sheet exhibits the whitest colour available and is tested by the majority of digital flatbed printer’s...

Polypropylene (PP)

OMEGA-PRO ® Polypropylene   (PP) Sheet, Rod and Tube   Mechanically superior to HDPE, OMEGA-PRO ® Polypropylene is commonly used for components in the chemical industry where overall strength coupled with a good resistance to alkalis and acids is necessary.   OMEGA-PRO ®...

PTFE (Teflon)

OMEGA-GLYDE ® PTFE Sheets, Rods and Tubes   OMEGA-GLYDE ® is Polytech Plastics (Australasia)’s trade name for PTFE, or Polytetrafluoroethylene – originally given the trade name of Teflon. OMEGA-GLYDE ® PTFE Sheet, Rod and Tube is resistant to practically every chemical known to man and has...

PVC

OMEGA-CHEM ® - PVC Sheet, Rod and Tube OMEGA-CHEM®  Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) is the product of the polymerisation of vinyl chloride and was one of the first fully synthetic materials developed nearly 70 years ago. Boasting high rigidity and excellent resistance to chemical attack, along with...

PVDF

OMEGA-FLUOR ®  PVDF Sheet, Rod and Tube   OMEGA-FLUOR ®  PVDFhas exceptional chemical resistance combined with good mechanical strength over a good temperature range.. Like other fluoropolymers, its best attribute is its chemical resistance. The mechanical features of OMEGA-FLUOR ®...

Rubber

POLYTECH PLASTICS (Australasia) carry and produce many shapes from all forms of rubber products under the OMEGA-LATEX® Brand name to meet challenging situations in many Industries.   BUTYL RUBBER Has very good weathering resistance Low permeability to air, with good physical...

UHMWPE

OMEGA-ULTRA ®  UHMWPE Sheet and Rod The OMEGA- ULTRA ®  Ultra-high molecular weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) has a high abrasion resistance (very good glide characteristics) and a high toughness at the same time. The chemical and the crack resistance is optimised in comparison to the standard...