GEHR® PVC TYPE I & II

Description

Rigid Polyvinylchloride is rated self-extinguishing, has an exceptional chemical resistance and is easy to machine. PVC shows high mechanical strengths, tensile strength and can be used in applications ranging in temperature from +5 °F to +140 °F. It can also be easily solvent cemented and welded. PVC Type II has a higher impact strength at lower temperatures (-40 °F).

*Applications:*
* Pumps and valves
* Seals
* Pipe systems
* Bearings
* Brush industry
* Lamp housing
* Parts for the dental industry
* Chemical tanks

* High mechanical strength, tensile strength and hardness
* Good insulation properties
* High chemical resistance
* Self-extinguishing
* Low water absorption
* Easy to varnish and glue
* High impact strength
* Limited weather resistance