What Are Plastic Turned Parts & Components?

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What Are Plastic Turned Parts & Components?
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So, What Exactly Are Plastic Turned Parts & Components?

Plastic Turned Parts go through a process called plastic turning, and the plastic turning process involves cutting away unwanted or excess material, prior to producing the final plastic part. This process requires a turning machine or lathe, and a cutting tool).

The Importance of Plastic Turned Parts

Precision made parts are the cornerstone of modern engineering. Having true security that your components have the exact dimensions and capabilities you designed them to have gives product developers and engineers confidence to break barriers and innovate.

Plastic turned parts are no different; industries including Automotive, Marine, Medical, Retail, Construction rely on plastic components every day, all of these parts playing a vital role in the everyday functionality of these industries.

To ensure that they’re of the highest quality, to fulfill these roles, plastic turned parts receive stringent inspection at every stage of production. Trusted companies are part of the british turned parts manufacturers association.

Plastic turned parts also play a key part in companies’ marketing, as they can be colour coded, and branded much more easily than their metal or composite counterparts. Read more about the production and personalisation of precision made plastic parts here.

Who Are Plastic Turned Parts(PTP)?

PTP are specialist plastic turned parts manufacturers and a precision turned parts company based in the UK where you can make your own custom plastic components. Their in-house team of plastic turning specialists can provide custom plastic parts, matching your corporate colour schemes and materials.

Their specialist turning equipment allows them to create everything from one off designs with impressive tolerances, right through to batches of thousands of products.

PTP’s Plastic Parts Centre offers:

  • Custom high quality manufactured components
  • The latest CNC technology
  • Highly qualified & experienced engineers
  • Quick Quotes
  • Technical Advice
  • Competitive Pricing
  • No Minimum or Maximum Quantity
  • Fast Turnaround
  • Delivery Options
  • Prototyping Service
  • ISO 9001 Certified

For fast turn around of plastic turned parts made from a variety of materials, depending on your specification, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with a member of PTP’s team.