Acetal Rod - Metal & X-Ray Detectable

Acetal Rod - Metal & X-Ray Detectable

Acetal rod - metal & X-ray detectable has good impact resistance and provides good dimensional strength. It combines good stiffness, dimensional stability and impact strength while remaining easy to machine. It contains very fine material additives making it detectable to most metal detector scanning equipment.


Scrapers, gears, funnels, guiders, grippers, cutting blades and many other components for use within the food, drink and pharmaceutical industry.

Key Features

  • Temperature: up to -20°C up to +90°C.
  • Good balance of stiffness and impact strength.
  • Contains additives that are identifiable in metal detector scanning equipment.
  • Also detectable by X-ray equipment.
  • Ideal for applications where higher dimensional stability is a requirement.
  • Easily machined.

Regulation Compliance

  • Complies with FDA and EU 10/2011 regulations.
  • Manufactured within GMP guidelines.
  • Migration testing documentation available upon request.


Also available: Acetal Sheet - Metal & X-Ray Detectable.

Rod Length (mm) Rod Diameter (mm)
- 30 50 80
3000 * * *
1000 * * *

*Denotes manufactured size.

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