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Nylon is one of the original engineering thermoplastic materials. With an ideal balance of strength and toughness it finds use in a wide variety of industries and applications.

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<p>Easy to machine do to its size options/near-net shapes</p>

Easy to machine do to its size options/near-net shapes

<p>Lightweight</p>

Lightweight

<p>Wear resistant</p>

Wear resistant

<p>Strength/durability</p>

Strength/durability

<p>Highly impact resistant</p>

Highly impact resistant

<p>Chemical resistant</p>

Chemical resistant

Product Options

Colors

Sheet and Rod: Natural, Black, Green, Blue
Tube: Natural, Black, Green, Blue

Grades
  • Extruded
  • Cast
  • Unfilled
  • Glass Filled
  • Heat Stabilized
  • Lubricant Filled
  • Molybdenum Disulfide Filled
  • Oil Filled
Sizes
Shape
Sizes

Dimensions: 12″ x 12″, 12″ x 24″, 12″ x 48″, 24″ x 24″, 24″ x 48″, 48″ x 96″, 48″ x 120″
Thickness: 0.030″ – 4″

Diameter: 0.060″ – 12″
Length: 8′ – 10′

Outside Diameter: 2″ – 8″
Length: 26″ – 96″

Physical Properties

UNITSASTM
TEST
Cast
NYLON
Extruded
NYLON
Tensile strength @ break @ 73°FpsiD6385,680 – 16,2005,700 – 18,300
Flexural modulus @ 73°FpsiD79081,500 – 492,000218,000 – 544,000
Izod impact (notched)ft-lbs/in of notchD2560.79 – 2.90.64 – 1.9
Deflection Temperature Under Load @ 264 psi°FD648114 – 182134 – 201
Maximum continuous service temp in air°FD794158 – 356184 – 268
Water absorption @ 73°F – 24 hours%D5700.53 – 2.00.59 – 1.3
Compressive strengthpsiD6951,420 – 16,0004,400 – 28,000
Coefficient of linear thermal expansion (CLTE)(in/in°F)D6961.6E-5 to 6.0E-53.1E-5 to 5.4E-5
Coefficient of frictionD18940.04 – 1.40.056 – 0.37
Taber Abrasion ResistancemgD10443.5 – 10.14.0 – 24.0

*Technical Data is provided courtesy of UL Prospector (www.ulprospector.com) and IAPD (www.IAPD.org).

Data is to be considered representative and is provided for guidance only. All product performance must be verified by the user under actual application conditions.

Suppliers / Brands

Ensinger