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Nylatech Then And Now: 25 Year Anniversary

It’s a celebration for our company and our clients! We’re celebrating our first quarter-century of helping you design success in cast nylon! We’ve grown so much from our humble beginnings 25 years ago. We have become a leading manufacturer of Type 6 and 6/12 Cast Nylon. With the help of our valued global network of…
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Cast Nylon for Food Processing

One of the non-negotiables in life is food. We all need food to live, so it’s important that our food processing systems are built reliable and safe. That’s why we carry a line of food-grade cast nylon plastics for use in this critical industry. When there is a chance that your machine parts come in…
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Product Profile: Nylatech Cast Nylon

Nylatech 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…
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Chain Guides are Better in Plastic

Decades ago, it would have been surprising to see a plastic chain guide in any industry, let alone in a heavy duty conveyor environment; but now it seems that those dealing with chain-driven equipment have embraced the benefits. Plastic chain guides are known for their ability to reduce friction, dampen noise, soften vibration and even…
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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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Calvin Petersen Promoted to General Manager

Everson, WA, USA - March 24, 2016 - Nylatech Inc. announces the appointment of Calvin Petersen as their General Manager. Calvin started with Nylatech in June of 1997 as their Shipper/Receiver. During his career, Calvin has held, and excelled, in every position as he made his way through the ranks. In April of 2012, Calvin…
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Agriculture’s Need for Nylon

Despite the images the term agriculture conjures up for others, those in and related to the industry know it is far more fast-paced and involves a great deal more mechanical aspects than the commonly idealized scene of a cow lazily standing in a field. Farmers and growers work hard and need their equipment to stand…
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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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Keep Cranes Stable and Crews Safe

Outrigger pads are essential when working with heavy duty cranes or equipment on any surface. Not only do outrigger pads need to provide stability for the protection of surfaces and maintaining a level vehicle, they also need to be lightweight, portable and have an excellent crush rating to withstand the pressure of outriggers and significant…
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