Engineered plastics

J A Harrison have a dedicated PTFE as well as an engineered plastics facility, this is within our gasket department. It can be used in Cryogenic temperatures of -196˚C, to high temperature plastics that can work up to 280˚C, therefore it is a very adaptable product. Machined at our Manchester site within our CNC machining department. J A Harrison provide a broad range of products to an ever increasing number of industries. Engineered plastics are a group of materials that have better mechanical and thermal properties than commodity plastics. They also have many benefits to offer, these include, good mechanical characteristics, effective wear, ease of processing and effective chemical resistance, making them a very versatile product.

Engineered plastics

Additionally, to complement our PTFE production, we machine plastics used in industry. These include:

  • PEEK – virgin, glass and also carbon filled
  • Acetal
  • Polypropylene
  • Polyethylene
  • PVDF and also PVC

All customer made parts can be machined from customer drawings or from samples that are reversed engineered in our CAD/CAM suite.

For further information regarding our products, please contact us on +44 (0)161 832 2282, alternatively email
Engineered plastics

J A Harrison – PTFE – Plastics Brochure