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uhmwpe

Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) – PE 1000

  • Very good chemical resistance
  • Excellent abrasion resistance
  • Superior impact strength and shock resistance
  • Operates at temperatures as low as -200⁰C.
  • Very Low Friction Coefficient
  • Low Specific gravity
  • Easy to Machine
  • Widely used in conveyors, bottling and packaging machines
  • Virgin material is Food Safe
  • Very low moisture absorption (0.8% at saturation)

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HDPE

High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) – PE 500

  • Very Good chemical resistance and better impact strength than PE 300
  • High Shock Resistance
  • Good Abrasion Resistance
  • Good Electrical insulating properties
  • Low Specific Gravity
  • Low coefficient of friction
  • Food Safe
  • Colours : White, Black
  • Very low moisture absorption (0.8% at saturation)

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HDPE

High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) – PE300

  • Very Good chemical resistance
  • Very Good Impact Strength & wear resistance
  • Low friction Coefficient
  • Low specific gravity
  • Suitable for Welding
  • Food Safe
  • Easy to machine
  • Colours : White, Black
  • Very low moisture absorption (0.8% at saturation)

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Nylon 6 extruded

Nylon 6 Extruded

  • Good Mechanical Stability
  • High Impact Strength & shock resistance
  • Very good abrasion resistance
  • High Tensile stress & compressive strength
  • Good Damping Properties
  • Self Lubricating
  • Colours : Natural & Black.

Weakness

Material is Hydroscopic. Moisture Absorption will mean Mechanical features & Dimensions will change .

Typical Applications

General purpose material, Washers, Bushes, Spacers, Guides , Wheels,

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Cast Nylon Natural

Cast Nylon Natural

  • Superior properties to Extruded Nylon 6
  • Better mechanical stability
  • Lower water absorption
  • Higher wear resistance
  • Better dimensional stability
  • Good creep resistance
  • Colours : Natural & Black

Weakness

Material is Hydroscopic

Applications

Large diameter components, Gear Wheels, Pulleys, Guide Bearings, Slide Bearings

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Cast nylon black

Cast Nylon Black

  • Improved wear and antifriction properties
  • Lower water absorption
  • Self lubricating
  • Compressive strength

Weakness

Material is Hydroscopic

Applications

Large diameter components, Gear Wheels, Pulleys, Guide Bearings, Slide Bearings

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Nylon 66

Nylon 66 (Extruded)

  • Higher rigidity & wear resistance than Nylon 6
  • Very High Tensile strength & compressive strength
  • Good Mechanical Stability
  • High Impact Resistance
  • Good Wear resistance in demanding environments
  • Good Damping Properties
  • Colour : Natural

Weakness

Material is Hydroscopic , to lesser extent than Nylon 6.

Moisture absorption will change mechanical features & Dimensions.

Applications

Suitable for Gears, Cams, Pulleys, Anti-wear guides, Wheels and Mechanical parts.

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Nylube components

Nylube

  • Cast Nylon + Solid Lubricants
  • Greatly improved stick/slip capabilities
  • Outstanding wear and abrasion resistance
  • Outstanding lubricity and low coefficient of friction
  • Significantly improved PV characteristics
  • FDA compliant for direct food contact applications
  • Wide load, speed and temperature operating range
  • Consistent wear performance throughout product life
  • Excellent chemical resistance
  • Blended solid/liquid lubricant system

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Oilon components

Oilon

  • Oilon / Cast Nylon + Oil (Green)
  • Lower Coefficient of friction
  • Excellent wear resistance
  • Improved sliding properties
  • Excellent lubrication properties

Weakness

Material is Hydroscopic

Applications

Wear pads, support rails, sheaves, rollers, guide plates, bearings, spacers

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Acetal

Acetal/ POM

  • Very good dimensional stability & sliding properties.
  • High Rigidity & Hardness . Very easy to machine
  • Good Impact resistance at low temperatures
  • Very low moisture absorption (0.8% at saturation)
  • Good creep resistance
  • Food Safe
  • Colours : Natural & Black.

Applications

Bearings, Cams, Gears, Conveyor Rollers, Gear Wheels, Precision machined components

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PETP Polyester

PETP/Polyester

  • Very High dimensional stability
  • High Hardness
  • High Rigidity
  • Very good creep resistance
  • Very low moisture resistance (0.5% at saturation)
  • Physiologically safe
  • Colours: Natural, Black

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PTFE Teflon

PTFE /Teflon

  • Excellent Chemical Resistance
  • Very low Friction Coefficient
  • Physiologically safe (Food Safe)
  • Low Flammability
  • Operating Temperature – 200Deg C to + 260 Deg C
  • Very good UV Resistance
  • Colour : Natural

Applications

Seals, Valve Seats, Bearing Pads , High Temp components in Food processing. None Stick Applications

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Polycarbonate

PC /Polycarbonate

  • High Impact Resistance
  • Good Dimensional Stability
  • Low Moisture absorption
  • Physiologically Inert if natural grade
  • Colour : Transparent

Applications

Machine covers and guards

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Polypropylene

PP/Polypropylene

  • Light weight
  • Excellent resistance to stress and cracking
  • Chemical resistant
  • Low moisture intake

Applications

Wear pads, pumps and machine cases

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Polyvinylchloride PVC

PVC / Polyvinylchloride

  • Excellent Chemical resistance
  • Good mechanical & tensile strength
  • Good dielectric properties
  • Can be Welded & Fabricated
  • Easy to Machine with Conventional tooling
  • Widely used for components in the Chemical Industry
  • Operating Temperature -15Deg C to +60Deg
  • Colour : Grey

Typical Applications

Widely used for mechanical components in the Chemical Industry

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Perspex Acrylic

Perspex Acrylic

  • Exceptional light transmission with virtually no colour bias – even in thick blocks
  • Excellent resistance to outdoor weathering
  • Good resistance to impact
  • A high gloss, hard surface
  • High tensile strength and rigidity
  • Easily thermoformable with simple workshop tools
  • Easy to clean
  • Capable of being fully recycled

Applications

Architecture, Construction, Furniture design, Automotive and transportation, Visual communication and retail, Lighting, Electronics and energy, medical, health and safety

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Tufnol phenolic

Tufnol Phenolics

  • Water resistant
  • Low friction characteristics
  • High strength and stiffness
  • High temperature range
  • Non softening at elevated temperatures

Applications

Gears, bushes, rollers, marine applications

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Tufcot composite material

Tufcot Composite Material

  • Dimensionally stable bearing material
  • Self-lubricating
  • Extremely high load capability
  • Low friction
  • Able to operate to 250 degrees C
  • Very good chemical resistance
  • Safe to use in food applications

Applications

Bearings, Bushes, Spherical bearings, Filters, Chemical process equipment, Pickling baths, Anodising baths, Bridge bearing and expansion pads, Thrust washers and collars

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Stock
MaterialØ RODSColoursSHEETS - ThickColours
Acetal / POM    6 – 250 mm Natural & Black   3 – 80 mm Natural
      15 - 25mm Black
Nylon 6 10 – 100 mm Natural & Black 3 – 8 mm Natural
      3, 6 & 8 mm Black
Cast Nylon Natural 40 – 250 mm Natural   10 – 100 mm Natural
Cast Nylon Black 40 – 250 mm Black   10 – 100 mm Black
Oil-filled Nylon (Oilon) 50 – 250 mm Green 10 – 40 mm Green
Nylon 66 8 – 100 mm Natural (Ivory)    
PETP 12 – 120 mm Natural & Black 10 – 40 mm Natural
HDPE / PE300 12 – 300 mm Natural & Black   3 – 50 mm Natural & Black
HMWPE / PE500       10 – 100 mm Natural & 5 colours
UHMWPE / PE1000 20 – 120 mm Natural 10 – 100 mm Natural
      10 – 60 mm Regen Green & Black
Polypropylene 12 – 250 mm Natural & Beige-Grey   3 – 50 mm Natural & Beige-Grey
PVC    8 – 300 mm Grey   3 – 50 mm Grey
PTFE    7 – 150 mm Virgin (White)   3 – 25 mm Virgin (White)
Tufnol (Phenolic) 6 - 150 mm Brown 1.6 - 60 mm Brown
Tufcot Composite Material 6 - 150 mm Blue 1.6 - 60 mm Blue
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