Nylon

High-Impact Nylon 6 for Industrial Hammer Tips Endures Rugged Metal-Pounding Use While Bypassing Lengthy Post-Molding Step
Miscellaneous Tips

High-Impact Nylon 6 for Industrial Hammer Tips Endures Rugged Metal-Pounding Use While Bypassing Lengthy Post-Molding Step

Custom Molder Austmould Uses Chemlon® 280 Nylon 6 from Teknor Apex Asia Pacific to Produce the Tips for Hammers that Must Absorb the Shock of Repeated Blows MOORABBIN, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA - A toughened nylon 6 compound from Teknor Apex Asia Pacific Pte Ltd. has enabled custom molder Austmould Pty Ltd. to injection mold tips for industrial deadblow hammers that withstand rigorous impact...

Read More »
Cast Nylon Shapes offer lighter alternative to metal parts.
Rollers

Cast Nylon Shapes offer lighter alternative to metal parts.

Manufactured in ISO 9001:2008 facility, TECAST® Cast Nylon Stock Shapes and Custom Parts are available in variety of grades, each of which highlights various aspects and combinations of mechanical properties, as well as optimized bearing and wear characteristics. Products include rings up to 90 in. in diameter, rods in diameters up to 20 in., and discs in diameters over 40 in. Typical...

Read More »
Cast Nylon Shapes offer lighter alternative to metal parts.

Cast Nylon Shapes offer lighter alternative to metal parts.

Targeting industrial users, TECAST® Cast Nylon stock shapes and custom parts offer physical and wear properties that enable metal parts replacement. Variety grades are available, each designed to highlight various aspects and combinations of mechanical properties as well as bearing and wear characteristics. Production capabilities cover rings up to 90 in. dia, rod up to 20 in. dia, and...

Read More »
Metal Detectable Plastics for Food Processing & Packaging Industries
Polyetheretherketone (PEEK)

Metal Detectable Plastics for Food Processing & Packaging Industries

If you are involved with food processing or packaging, Emco can help with right material to suit your needs. The first is a metal detectable grade of Acetal. Acetal (POM) polymer has superb inherent mechanical properties in respect of dimensional stability, strength, stiffness and low wear characteristics. Acetal is suitable for replacing metal parts that are currently fabricated. This new metal...

Read More »
NASA Testing Confirms Vacuum Conditions Pose No Problems for Power-Core(TM) Cast Nylon 12

NASA Testing Confirms Vacuum Conditions Pose No Problems for Power-Core(TM) Cast Nylon 12

Summary: Intech Corporation released a study this month completed by NASA showing that Power-Core Gravity Cast Nylon 12 doesn't out gas in vacuum environments. This makes Power-core™ components ideally suited for clean room environments. INTECH POWE-CORE Closter NJ – Of all the physical properties required of engineering polymers, vacuum stability does not come up all that often. Yet some...

Read More »
Nylon

Unfilled Nylon combines impact strength and break resistance.

Used for additive manufacturing and compatible with Fortus® 3D Production Systems, FDM Nylon 12 enables Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) technology to create unfilled nylon parts optimized for toughness and flexibility. Conditioned mechanical properties include elongation-at-breakÂ- of 30% and tensile strength of 7,000 psi according (ASTM D638) and flexural strength of 10,000 psi (ASTM...

Read More »
Miscellaneous Rods

Hex and Square Rods Readily Available at Emco Plastics

CEDAR GROVE, NJ – Emco Plastics, being a national leader in plastic distribution and manufacturing, has a 60,000 square foot facility housing an array of plastic sheet, rod, tubes, and profiles.Â-  We stock a wide range of sizes of Acetal and Nylon hex and square rods. Emco has readily available for immediate shipment the following sizes; square rods: ¼ inch to 1 inch and...

Read More »
Nylon

Nylon Compounds with Recycled Content Enable Processors to Save on Costs and Meet 'Green' Requirements

Teknor Apex Custom-Formulates Recyclon® Nylon with a Wide Range of Recycled ContentÂ-  PAWTUCKET, RI - Plastics processors now have access to recycled nylon that comes with the quality assurance of Teknor Apex Company, one of the world's leading custom compounders and a specialist in nylon formulations, the company announced today. Teknor Apex can vary the percentage loadings of...

Read More »
Nylon 6/6 Strips with Pressure Sensitive Adhesive
Adhesives

Nylon 6/6 Strips with Pressure Sensitive Adhesive

We now offer Nylon 6/6 Strips with Adhesive backing. Eliminates cost, time and work of mechanical fastening. Ease of assembly. Strips sold in widths of 4 , 6", 12" in continuous footage up to 20 ft. Thickness: .031", .060", .125". White or black. Available with permanent 3M VHB® adhesives. Custom shapes offered (washers, discs, squares.) CS Hyde Company Website: www.cshyde.com...

Read More »
RTP Company's Very Long Fiber Composite Delivers Increased Durability and Reduced Weight for Robotics Gearbox
Plastics

RTP Company's Very Long Fiber Composite Delivers Increased Durability and Reduced Weight for Robotics Gearbox

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA - When AndyMark, Inc. a company that invents and designs components for robotics and mobility applications, recently reviewed its catalog for components that could be improved, an aluminum gearbox kit captured its attention. Co-founder Andy Baker, a trained mechanical engineer, believed the housing could be made with a reinforced plastic, which would mean fewer parts for...

Read More »

All Topics

COVID-19 Response Suppliers COVID-19 Response:
Can Your Company Help Provide Critical Supplies?

We are using the power of our platform to aid in the mass shortage of critical supplies. If your company can help provide supplies, capabilities, or materials for products such as N-95 Masks and Tyvek SuitsPlease let us know.

COVID-19 Response Suppliers