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PVC (Rigid)

Strong, low cost manufacturing plastic

Rigid PVC is a strong, stiff, low cost plastic material that is easy to fabricate and easy to bond using adhesives or solvents.
It is also easy to weld using thermoplastic welding equipment.

PVC is frequently used in the construction of:
•    Tanks
•    Valves
•    Piping systems.
•    Fume Cabinets & Hoods
•    Chutes and Covers

PVC Performance benefits are:
•    Strong and stiff
•    Low cost
•    Easy to weld using thermoplastic welding equipment
•    Easy to join using solvents or adhesives

Typical PVC Applications are:
•    Welded tanks
•    Manifolds
•    Valve and pump housings
•    Fittings
•    Piping systems
•    Cabinets and working surfaces