U.S. Plastic Corp.® carries a huge line of acetal sheet, rod and shapes. Acetal has excellent load-bearing qualities in both tension and compression. Acetal sheet, rod and shapes do not absorb a large amount of moisture and are resistant to a wide range of solvents. Acetals are attacked by both strong acids and oxidizing agents. The service temp range is -20ºF to 185ºF, intermittent 200ºF. high yield strength at elevated temperatures. Acetal sheet, rod and shapes are an excellent material for bearings, gears, cams, and other small parts. Properties include low friction, high wear resistance and ease of fabrication. Acetal sheet are not UV stabilized.