Plastic Core Tubes
Standard and customized diameters from ¼" to 8". With standard or custom wall thicknesses.
Our plastic core tubes have proven to be a reliable, key component for many manufacturers, particularly those in the film, tape and cloth industries, for which we have successfully produced hundreds of thousands of plastic core tubes over the past 30 years. Our plastic core tubes offer a dependable and economical solution to the industry's need for strong, clean, moisture resistant plastic core tubing.
Scandia Plastics' production facility, located in Plaistow, NH, is state-of-the-art. It includes some of the finest equipment available for the extrusion of unsurpassed quality plastic core tubes. Our production facilities are capable of extruding plastic core tubes within the following parameters:
Plastic Core Tube Parameters:
- Diameters from ¼" to 8"
- Wall thickness from 1/32" to 1"
Our experienced team has the ability to customize plastic core tubes to meet your particular size, material and length requirement(s). Some of the common plastic core tube sizes extruded at Scandia Plastics, made primarily from a High Impact Polystyrene (HIPS) are as follows:
Common Plastic Core Tube Sizes - cut to your specified length(s):
- 1.110" O.D. x 1.020" I.D. x .045" wall thickness
- 3.130" O.D. x 3.010" I.D. x .060" wall thickness
- 3.182" O.D. x 3.032" I.D. x .075" wall thickness
- 3.232" O.D. x 3.032" I.D. x .100" wall thickness
- 3.282" O.D. x 3.032" I.D. x .125" wall thickness
- 3.407" O.D. x 2.987" I.D. x .210" wall thickness
- 5.929" O.D. x 5.725" I.D. x .102" wall thickness
- 6.210" O.D. x 6.030" I.D. x .090" wall thickness
- 6.530" O.D. x 6.030" I.D. x .250" wall thickness
Additionally, we offer many secondary services such as notching and punching. We can also add a two-sided adhesive starter tape, if needed to assist in the holding and winding of film, paper or cloth onto the plastic core tubes.
We have the know-how and ability to manufacture plastic core tubes from almost any thermoplastic material. Our plastic core tubes are the ideal choice for use in some of the following applications:
Plastic Core Tube Applications:
The above is just a partial list of the many uses for plastic core tubes in applications that require a durable, clean, cost-effective solution that is second to none. Scandia's success in the custom extrusion of top quality, high performance, tight tolerance plastic core tubing, for over 30 years, gives us confidence in our ability to meet, and often exceed, even the toughest project requirements. Please contact us to see what we can do to satisfy your specific plastic core tube needs.
Scandia's success in the extrusion of top quality, high performance, tight tolerance plastic core tubes, for over 30 years, gives us confidence in our ability to meet, and often exceed, even the toughest project requirements. Give us a call to see what we can do to satisfy your specific plastic core tube needs.