Category Archives: Coal Mining

Industry Profile: Mining

In the US alone, mining is a $97 billion industry that employs over 1.6 million people every year. Mining companies are always looking for ways to streamline production and lower maintenance cost for their specialized equipment. At Nylatech, we've worked in partnership with our distribution partners to produce wear resistant components to reduce equipment maintenance…
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For Really Tough Jobs

  WEAR RESISTANT & SELF LUBRICATING Nylon Components for the Mining Industry    Sliding, rolling, abrasion, and impact can cause premature wear on parts and equipment, this is where Nylatech comes in. Nylatech provides solutions for demanding applications with wear resistant and self-lubricating nylon components. We can reduce or eliminate wear on mating materials, increasing the life of both…
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Sealing with Nylon

Valves and seals made of nylon consistently outperform their rubber and metal counterparts. They last longer, can be pre-coloured (no painting) and can take the same amount of pressure (and then some) of components made of other materials. Due to its unique chemical composition, nylon is self-lubricating and won't dry out like rubber seals. Plus,…
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Better in the Sun

One of the reasons many cast nylon products are so flexible in their useage is that they are UV resistant, making them ideal for indoor and outdoor applications. The durability and natural lubrication has made cast nylon ideal for replacing rubber and metal parts that wear out quickly like bearings, sprockets, wheels and chain guides,…
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Cast Nylon Delivers in Energy and Alternative Energy Applications

To some, alternative energy refers to energy sources that do not rely on fossil fuels such as coal, oil and natural gas. This can include bio diesel, nuclear power and hydroelectric dams. To others, alternative energy is known for sources of power that do not deplete our natural resources or harm the environment. Such sources…
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