Project Description

UHMWPE Ultra-High-Molecular-Weight Polyethylene

Ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene

Ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) material has a 4-6 million molecular weight giving it an extremely low coefficient of friction suited for sliding applications.

Stock shapes availability

We supply UHMW Sheets, UHMW Rods, PE Sheets, PE Plates, Polyethylene Rods in various sizes and dimensions.

Filled grades

Application examples

  • Bottling plants
  • Conveyors
  • Food boards
  • Machine parts for food industries
  • Noise abatement use
  • Pulp and paper industries – ISOMOL

Key benefits

  • Lightweight
  • Lining applications
  • Low coefficient of friction
  • Non-toxic
  • Use as a sacrificer

Machinability: 1

Excellent

*Machinability index 1-10 (1 = easiest)

Colours

Natural White

Black

Green

Red

Blue

Yellow

Brown

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