UHMW Polyethylene Rods

$219.36

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UHMW Polyethylene Rods

UHMW, also known as UHMW-PE (Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene). It is categorized as an engineering material, and offers a unique combination of wear and corrosion resistance, a low-friction surface, and high impact strength. It will outlast metal, nylons and other engineering plastics under constant wear applications.

Features

      • Odorless, tasteless and nontoxic
      • Highly resistant to corrosive chemicals (except oxidizing acids)
      • Extremely low moisture absorption
      • Self-lubricating
      • Reduced maintenance costs and energy consumption

Applications

      • Conveyor guard rails
      • Wear strips
      • Packaging machining components
      • Food processing machining components
      • Bearings

Reprocessed grades, enhanced bearing and wear grades available, FDA compliant grades available for greatly extended part life