- Tech Specs
Our Glass Fibre Rods are pultruded using a high volume fraction of unidirectional glass fibre in a polyester matrix to BS EN 13706 specifications, providing a high-performance, lightweight, and durable solution for a wide range of applications.
With a tensile strength that surpasses steel, these rods are capable of withstanding high loads and stresses, making them ideal for use in applications where strength and durability are crucial. Additionally, they offer excellent electrical and thermal insulation properties.
Our Glass Fibre Rods are highly versatile and can be easily machined and cut to size, allowing for easy customization to meet the unique requirements of your project. They are also resistant to corrosion and UV radiation, making them a reliable and long-lasting solution.
These rods are the perfect solution for anyone seeking a high-performance, lightweight, and durable material. With their exceptional strength and versatility, they offer an ideal solution for a wide range of applications. Please ask the Plastock team for more information on our products and how we can help you achieve your project goals.
|Water absorption (%)||0.5-2|
|Tensile strength (MPa)||500|
|Flexural strength (MPa)||650|
|Compressive strength (MPa)||190|
|Tensile modulus (MPa)||2.7x10⁴|
|Flexural modulus (MPa)||3.0x10⁴|
|Heat distortion temp (°C)||125-145|
|Dielectric strength (kV/mm)||25|
|Surface resistivity (Ω)||10¹⁰-10¹⁵|
|Volume resistivity (Ω)||10¹⁵|
|Insulation resistance (MΩ)||1000|
|Permittivity @ 50hz||5|
|Comparative tracking index||600|
|Arc resistance (s)||300|
Minimum order value excluding VAT & delivery is £25
What is the cost of delivery?
Because of the huge variation in our orders we have developed a specialised shipping calculator for clients ordering online. Once you fill out your order details and progress through to the online checkout, our calculator will automatically work out the precise shipping cost for you to check before you proceed.
What delivery methods do you use?
We have a selection of couriers suited to the size, weight and type of product you order from us. It is likely we will deliver your goods with a courier service such as Tuffnells, TNT, DHL etc. You can track your order with the shipment number, if you would like us to send you the tracking number for your order please contact us or give us a call and we can track it for you.
If you would like to specify any special delivery instructions these can be entered at the point of ordering or please give us a call once you have placed your order and we will try to accommodate your requests.
- Collection. Once your order is ready for collection, we shall call you to advise. Our collection point is open until 5pm - Monday - Friday.
- Standard Delivery. All of our orders come with standard delivery which is typically a 1-3 working day service.
- In a hurry? We can look into premium delivery services at an extra cost. Give us a call on 01494 449 975 to find out more.
- Installation. If required please get in touch about our installation services and how we can best support you, all with a smile!
See our shipping page for more details.