Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) is a very popular thermoplastic polymer. This material was first introduced to the market in 1872, and has a long history of success in many applications. PVC is used in many industries, including construction and medical. This material can be manufactured as rigid or flexible, with flexible being softer and easier to bend than rigid.
Rigid PVC is commonly extruded as pipe or tubing for agriculture and construction. The flexible form is often used as a cover for electrical wires and other applications where a softer plastic tube is needed.
Running PVC to meet the requirements of your specific industry or application is no problem for Vip to extrude. We offer a wide variety of shapes and sizes, and can run PVC is just about any color you want.
We a unique position in the industry as a custom manufacturer, we will look at all jobs. Your support team will do their very best to meet your custom needs.
Characteristics Of PVC
PVC is a popular and versatile material with many positive characteristics
- Heat Resistant
- Wide Variety of Color Options
- No Rot or Rust
- Fire Retardant
- Chemical Resistant
- Oil Resistant
- Stronger Than Most Other Thermoplastics
- Relatively High Tensile Strength and Modulus of Elasticity
Common Uses Of PVC
PVC is used for many applications, the most common are:
- Underground Solutions for Water and Sewer Systems
- Electrical Wire Insulation
- Medical Tubing
- Vinyl Fencing
- Railing and Deck
- Window Frames
We produce high-quality and color perfect plastic tubing for displays, signage, games and a myriad of additional products. Through color spectrophotometry, CAD design, and the utmost attention to detail, we are able to reproduce your company’s trademark style with exacting precision.