Bay Plastics supply many plastic materials that are suitable for laser cutting.
The plastics that can be cut on a laser cutting machine vary depending on the company machining. This mostly depends on the extraction available for this machine as some plastics give off toxic fumes when laser cut.
Plastics that can be laser cut are:
- HDPE (Melts Badly)
- Nylon (Melts Badly)
- Polyethylene (Melts Badly)
- Polypropylene (Melts Somewhat)
- Styrene (HIPS)
Plastics that are not recommended to be laser cut are:
- Polycarbonate (Lexan, PalsunPlus)
- PVC (Contains Chlorine)
- Carbon Fibre Products
We carry an extensive range of stock to accommodate the diverse market for semi-finished plastic materials, offering custom sizes on all general plastics. Our professional cutting service will ensure quality finishes and rapid turnaround at all times.
With over 20 years of expertise in the fabrication sector, our commitment to service & quality, along with unrivalled product knowledge enables us to guide you in all aspects of plastic material selection, from component design through to production.
Our plastic design team are capable of creating a range of specialist bespoke products, from initial prototypes and one offs to full production runs. The capabilities and capacity available allows us to offer an extensive specialist service.