Practi-shim® Color Coded Plastic Shims

AccuTrex Products, Inc. is pleased to offer Practi-Shim™ color coded plastic shim stock in thicknesses from .0005" to .060". Practi-Shim™color coded plastic materials are color-coded to provide users with an accurate, reliable recognition of thickness for ease of use.

Practi-Shim™ Color Coded Plastic is available in Practi-Shim™ #222 and Practi-Shim™ color coded plastic #333 colored to the appropriate thickness. Practi-Shim™ color coded plastic materials can be purchased in sheets and/or rolls depending on thickness.

We do not recommend using a Waterjet to cut Practishim®, as it may discolor the material. Please note that we will not accept returns on Practishim® sheets or rolls if the material has been cut using a Waterjet.

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Practi-Shim™ Color Coded Plastic provides solutions by giving:

  • Controlled thickness spacing
  • Electrical Insulation
  • Sealing

Benefits of Practi-Shim™ Color Coded Plastic vs Metal

  • Color coded plastic shims provides easy, reliable, recognition of the thickness
  • More economical
  • Shorter delivery time
  • Lower tooling costs
  • Low cost die-cut components custom made to your equipment

Some of the types of applications and industries that use Practi-Shim™ Color Coded Plastic are:

  • Arbor Shims for Milling Machines
  • Pumps
  • Power Transmissions
  • Reduction Gear Units
  • All Types of Filters
  • Compressors
  • Diesel Engines
  • Escalator and Elevators
  • Sitting Machinery for Steel or Non metals
  • Earth moving Equipment
  • Mining Equipment
  • Marine Applications
  • Optical Equipment
  • Vehicle Washing Equipment
  • Dot Matrix Printers
  • Bearings
  • Nuclear Power Plants
  • Manufacturers
  • Engineering Workshops
 

To learn more about Practi-Shim™color coded plastic, contact us.

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COLOR & THICKNESS CHART

 

clear
Clear
Inch: 0.0005"
Code: #222
amber Amber
Inch: 0.001"
Code: #222

purple
Purple
Inch: 0.0015"
Code: #222
red
Red
Inch: 0.002"
Code: #222

green
Green
Inch: 0.003"
Code: #222
tan
Tan
Inch: 0.004"
Code: #222

blue
Blue
Inch: 0.005"
Code: #222
clear Translucent
Inch: 0.060"
Code: #333

transmat
Transmatte
Inch: 0.0075"
Code: #222
brown
Brown
Inch: 0.010"
Code: #222

black
Black
Inch: 0.012"
Code: #222
pink
Pink
Inch: 0.015"
Code: #222

yellow
Yellow
Inch: 0.020"
Code: #222
white
White
Inch: 0.025"
Code: #333

coral
Coral
Inch: 0.030"
Code: #333