Product Profile: Nylatech Cast Nylon

sheet-inventoryNylatech has earned a reputation as an internationally respected manufacturer of Cast Nylon 6 and 6/12. Our full line manufacturing capabilities allow us to produce all your stock shapes (tubular, rod, and plate stock), and produce semi-finished and finished custom cast components.

Here are the Nylatech Cast Nylon products we offer:

  • Nylatech® Natural: Ideal for the food processing industry.
  • Nylatech® Blue: Commonly used for bushings, rollers, wear pads, and wear strips in ovens, kilns, and industrial dryers.
  • Nylatech® MD: Suited for sheaves, mobile crane industry, bushings, wear pads for telescoping brooms, gears, and rollers.
  • Nylatech® Oil: For applications where maintenance lubrication is difficult or impossible (also available in food-grade)
  • Nylatech® MD-Oil: Especially suited for high load, low RPM applications or heavy duty-friction generating applications
  • Nylatech® SL: Helps extend part life by five times (compared to other lubricated materials).
  • Nylatech® PVM: Material of choice for high speed bushing and sliding applications.
  • Nylatech® Nythane: Displays exceedingly high impact resistance and tensile properties.
  • Nylatech® Glass Filled: Often used in prototype and development work where injection molded parts would be cost prohibitive.
  • Nylatech® Power 6: For demanding applications where load bearing capability of steel is required (ie: keyway in a sprocket)
  • Nylatech® Acetal: For applications requiring low moisture absorption, high strength and stiffness, easy machining capabilities, and FDA/NSF compliance.

Features of Nylatech Cast Nylon:

  • High tensile and compressive strengths
  • Low coefficient of friction
  • Lightweight (1/7 of conventional materials)
  • Easy machining
  • Excellent abrasion and wear resistance
  • Viable alternative to traditional metals

To discuss how Nylatech Cast Nylon can be used in your next project or prototype, contact the team at Nylatech today.