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Tips for Sawmill Maintenance

Sawmills, like many industries, are increasing production speeds to accommodate the growing demand for their products. However, this increase in output is causing increased wear and tear on equipment. Without regular maintenance on your sawmill equipment, you’re increasing the risk of accidents, injury, and the longevity of your equipment parts.  Here are our top 3…
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What sets Nylatech apart from the competition?

We’re proud of our reputation for both quality and reliability. We know you have many cast nylon manufacturers to choose from, but only Nylatech offers you these five benefits:  Fast order fulfillment: No more waiting weeks or months for your order. Most of our manufactured orders are shipped within a week. When you order stock…
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Cast Nylon for Construction Applications

As the nation rebuilds post-COVID, we’re helping the construction industry literally rebuild. Did you know cast nylon is a popular material for many construction building supplies and applications? Keep reading to learn more about how cast nylon is used in this vital industry. Applications The typical applications for cast nylon in construction and building are…
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Top 5 advantages of using cast nylon

There is no shortage of options when manufacturing parts. You can choose “traditional” materials like metal or rubber, but there is a more efficient solution that performs significantly better: Cast nylon. Here are what we think are the top 5 advantages of cast nylon plastic over other raw materials. Abrasion Resistance Resisting abrasion is a…
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What’s the right Cast Nylon for my project?

We're often asked, “What is the best cast nylon for my project?” Cast nylon plastic is widely used and highly versatile. At Nylatech, we have nine standard formulations of tubular bar, rod, disk, and plate cast nylon to meet any need: Nylatech Natural: This formulation is ideal for the food processing industry because it conforms…
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National Safety Month: Increasing Safety with Cast Nylon

June is national safety month, making it the perfect time to discuss all the safety qualities and characteristics of cast nylon performance plastics. Increasing safety by minimizing part failure Cast nylon plastic has excellent abrasion and wear resistance, so they don’t wear down as quickly as traditional metal parts. This means the chance of premature…
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Proud of our Skilled Trades Workers

Besides being Star Wars Day, tomorrow (May 4) is also National Skilled Trades Day. At Nylatech, our manufacturing team comprises highly skilled workers operating our machinery, planning projects, following strict safety procedures, and maintaining our equipment. These essential team members us safe and get your materials to you on time. We also proudly support skilled…
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Why Cast Nylon is Best for Agriculture

Cast Nylon parts make a cost-effective and resistant alternative to traditional metal parts used in Agricultural equipment. Here are a few reasons why cast nylon is best for applications in this industry: Resistance Agricultural equipment goes through significant stress that can wear parts down much faster with consistent use. Cast nylon parts have exceptional wear…
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Supply Chain Issues? Support U.S. Manufacturers Instead

The U.S. has been plagued by severe supply chain issues these past two years. It’s spurred a renewed interest in supporting US-made products and companies. At Nylatech, we love to support local, US-based businesses, and we encourage you to too.  Supporting U.S. manufacturing and businesses is beneficial for your business because: You cut down shipping…
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Cast Nylon vs Metal: Which is better?

Cast nylon and performance plastics are commonly the material of choice to replace traditionally metal parts in machinery and equipment. They have significant advantages over metal, which we’ll highlight for you in this article. Weight: In many applications, the weight of your finished equipment or design is critical to its performance. Cast nylon plastics are…
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