PET rod (polyethylene terephthalate) also known as Ertalyte rod, is commonly utilized in the food industry, electronic plants as well as applications where sliding is a preferred choice but low impact strengths are involved.

PET/Ertalyte rod

We supply PET rod and Ertalyte rod in various lengths and diameters.

Also available: PET Sheet.

Application examples

  • Food machinery parts
  • Gear wheels
  • Jigs and fixtures
  • Sliding applications

Key benefits

  • Can be varnished and polished
  • Good chemical resistance
  • Sensitive to hydrolysis

Machinability: 2


*Machinability index 1-10 (1 = easiest)