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Introduction to Plastics

Introduction to Plastics

TransDev Plastics is the dedicated plastics division of Transmission Developments Co. (GB) Ltd.

Our Plastic division was created approximately 35 years ago to machine components from sheet U.H.M.W. Pe and is now a major supplier nationwide of such items as Chain and Belt Guides, bespoke machined parts as well as engineering and display Plastics.

With our experience of Plastics, stocking/distribution and our reputation for good service, you can depend on TransDev Plastics for all your semi-finished engineering Plastics, display Plastics or machined component requirements.

The TransDev Plastics division has three areas of operation:

Transplas machined stock shapes

Covering primarily PolyethyleneWear Strip materials and a vast range of extruded profiles.Machined stock shapes include:

  • Chain guides
  • Belt guides
  • Metal support profiles

Engineering plastics

Covering semi-finished rod and sheet materials; including:

  • Polyethylene
  • Nylons
  • Acetal
  • PTFE and others

Display plastic stock range

  • Perspex and Policril Acrylic sheets
  • Polycarbonate
  • PETG
  • Sheet for the sign and print industry


Our telephone sales staff have the latest computerised stock control and order entry system and are fully conversant with engineering and display Plastics.

We offer a prompt service backed by a next day delivery on most products.

TransDev have been machinists of Belt guides, Chain guides andWear strips for many years and have extensive knowledge of Plastic materials. We are able to give assistance on materials, machining and handling.

TransDev also have a specialist engineering section for milling and turning, using autos,CNC milling, and routing. We can produce one offs or large batches. Should you require a finished product, please enquire for a competitive quotation and service.

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