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Happy Valentines Day: What we LOVE about Cast Nylon

Unlike your Ex, cast nylon is made to last and is here to stay! Today we thought we’d share the top 5 things we love (and we know you love) about Cast Nylon plastic. Strength: Cast Nylon is a strong thermoplastic and is great for everything from consumer goods, to professional-grade equipment and machinery. It’s…
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Why use Cast Nylon for Bearings and Rollers

Are you still using metal bearings and rollers in your facility or in your equipment? 2021 may be the time to switch to non-metallic bearings (made from cast nylon #thermoplastic), even in the most arduous conditions.  Nylatech Cast Nylon is optimal for bearings because it provides longer wear life with little or no lubrication required…
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Happy Holidays to All Our Friends!

Whether you’re breathing a sigh of relief that the craziness of 2020 is almost over or you’ve already put it behind you and are gearing up for a terrific 2021, the holidays are a time for celebration! How will you celebrate? This time of year we always love to take a moment to reflect on…
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Why should you care about Near Net Shape (NNS)

As much as we at Nylatech love using our CNC machines for creating high-precision cuts, it’s a slow process because it’s so detailed. While CNC machining is still a great process that we recommend often for some projects, we also often suggest a new manufacturing process called Near Net Shape (NNS) manufacturing.  In this process,…
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We’re Blowing Out Our Rod & Tube Inventory!

We have an excess of nylon rod and tube in various dimensions. Click the links below to view everything that is on sale with pricing. First come, first serve as many of the shapes have a limited quantity! Please call 1-800-506-9566 or email to place your order.      Applicable taxes and shipping are not…
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Industry Profile: Why use Cast Nylon for Material Handling Applications

Material handling equipment is put to the test every day. Businesses can’t afford to have their machines out of service because of 1 broken part. That’s why cast nylon, self-lubricating plastic parts are so important for this industry. In an industry with high levels of friction, well lubricated parts are critical, but it’s not practical…
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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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Avoid Off-Cuts, Waste and Unnecessary Machining

With our abilities with near-net casting - you can avoid two costly manufacturing expenses: Added time finishing and machining Useless off-cuts and and waste   So what is "near-net casting"? Near net casting is an industrial manufacturing technique where the initial production of the item is very close to the final shape, reducing or eliminating…
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Thank you for attending the 60th Annual IAPD Convention

Earlier this month, we met a lot of you in Phoenix, Arizona, at the 60th Annual IAPD Convention. Thank you to those who stopped by our booth and we hope you found the conference informative and worthwhile. The primary goal of this conference was to bring you together with other IAPD members and performance plastic…
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Looking forward to the IAPD Convention in October

Nylatech is excited to be attending this year’s International Association of Plastics Distribution 60th Annual Convention in Phoenix, Arizona. This diamond anniversary celebration promises to be like no other. We’ll celebrate our accomplishments over the last 60 years as well as look forward to the next 60 years and what the future holds for performance…
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