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Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT)

Sheet Rod Tube Film

PBT Plastic

PBT is an unreinforced thermoplastic polyester derived from polybutylene terephthalate. Its excellent wear and impact resistance, low coefficient of friction, high flexural modulus, and superior stability make it a versatile material for designing mechanical and electro-mechanical parts. Because PBT has no centerline porosity, the possibility of fluid absorption and leakage is virtually eliminated. PBT plastic is available in basic shapes including sheets, rods and tubes.

Typical Applications:

  • Applications involving solvents/chemicals
  • Food Products
  • Textile Components
  • Food Handling Equipment
  • Valves
  • Pump Bodies

Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT) Machining & Rotational Molding

Nationwide Plastics is proud of our reputation as “the authority on plastics manufacturing and distribution,” and make sure that we understand both your application and your requirements so that we will provide you with high quality, tight tolerance products that meet your specifications. Offering a variety of PBT plastic machining, fabrication and molding services, we will work with you to select the most effective and efficient manufacturing process for your PBT machined part and manufacture the part to your exact specifications.

Our state-of-the-art facility is equipped with over 20 pieces of equipment to provide custom plastic turning, milling, routing and sawing services. We specialize in manufacturing large parts and our equipment is designed to process parts up to 148’ or longer, with tolerances to +/- .001, depending on the material. Nationwide Plastics has the capacity to mold custom parts up to 800 pounds, 3/16" wall thickness and maximum swing of 64". Call Nationwide Plastics today for all of your PBT plastic machining and rotomolding needs.