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Material Grades

Polyethylene (PE-UHMW)
Polyethylene (PE-UHMW)
Polyethylene is well known in the polymer family and is often referred to as PE. It has an extremely low coefficient of friction, good chemical and corrosion resistance with excellent impact strength making it an extremely adaptive thermoplastic material.
Nylastat
Nylastat
A conductive Nylacast special grade material, suitable for use in certified ATEX zones and more general anti-static applications.Available in Plate & Rod profiles only.
PA6 Food Grade
PA6 Food Grade
Our PA6 Food Grade material is compliant in FDA applications such as food and pharmaceutical applications, whilst retaining all the material characteristics of our standard WFN product.Available in Plate, Rod & Tube profiles.
PTFE
PTFE
Polytetrafluoroethylene, commonly known as PTFE is a synthetic fluoropolymer of tetrafluoroethylene. An incredibly versatile material grade, PTFE features non-wetting and non-stick surface properties, high-density formulation and high-temperature resistance, making PTFE a truly versatile material with a wide variety of applications.
Nylacast Oilon
Nylacast Oilon
The leading Oil Filled Nylon for over 40 years.
PA6
PA6
The original cast nylon - PA6 is the base grade from which all cast nylon materials are created.
Oil Filled Nylon (OFN)
Oil Filled Nylon (OFN)
Oil Filled Nylon | PA 6C + blended liquid lubricant
Polypropylene (PP)
Polypropylene (PP)
Polypropylene (PP) features excellent chemical and acid resistance properties in addition to high impact strength.
PA6 Moly
PA6 Moly
PA6 with additional molybdenum disulphide.
PA6 Glass Filled
PA6 Glass Filled
For applications requiring higher compressive strength, our Glass Filled material incorporates hollow glass ovules for outstanding abrasion and temperature resistant material at high loads.PA6 GF is available in Plate & Rod profiles only.
Nylacast Nylube
Nylacast Nylube
The leading wax nylon since 1989
Nylacast Impact
Nylacast Impact
Impact - specifically designed for applications that require high impact resistance and noise reduction capabilities. It works effectively in applications where there is high stress. It also has good mechanical, thermal and chemical resistance properties.
Nylacast Aquanyl
Nylacast Aquanyl
Our premium PA612 for unrivalled dimensional stability & moisture absorption. Available through our partnership with Nylacast.
Polyurethane (PU)
Polyurethane (PU)
Polyurethane (PU) is an extremely versatile and abrasion-resistant material. Available from Viva in a wide variety of shore hardnesses including 35-95 Shore A & 55-77 Shore D.
PA6 Flame Retardant (FR)
PA6 Flame Retardant (FR)
Our PA6 FR grade is phosphorus and halogen-free, featuring an excellent LOI (Limiting Oxygen Index) assisting to prevent or inhibit the outbreak of fire.
POM-C (Acetal)
POM-C (Acetal)
POM-C otherwise known as Acetal Copolymer features highly crystalline resins, making this material strong and rigid, with a low coefficient of friction in comparison to metals and other plastics. POM-C is also creep resistant and is recommended for applications where dimensional stability is important.
PA6/12
PA6/12
Our Nylon 6 & Nylon 6 co-polymer,  offering excellent dimensional stability and reduced moisture absorption
Wax Filled Nylon (WFN)
Wax Filled Nylon (WFN)
Wax Filled Nylon | PA 6C + wax
Heat Stabilised (HS)
Heat Stabilised (HS)
Heat Stabilised PA6 Cast Nylon
PEEK
PEEK
Polyetheretherketone, commonly known as PEEK is a high-performance engineering plastic, featuring excellent mechanical strength, dimensional stability and high operating temperatures.
PA6
PA6
The original cast nylon - PA6 is the base grade from which all cast nylon materials are created.
PA6/12
PA6/12
Our Nylon 6 & Nylon 6 co-polymer,  offering excellent dimensional stability and reduced moisture absorption
Nylacast Impact
Nylacast Impact
Impact - specifically designed for applications that require high impact resistance and noise reduction capabilities. It works effectively in applications where there is high stress. It also has good mechanical, thermal and chemical resistance properties.
Nylacast Oilon
Nylacast Oilon
The leading Oil Filled Nylon for over 40 years.
PTFE
PTFE
Polytetrafluoroethylene, commonly known as PTFE is a synthetic fluoropolymer of tetrafluoroethylene. An incredibly versatile material grade, PTFE features non-wetting and non-stick surface properties, high-density formulation and high-temperature resistance, making PTFE a truly versatile material with a wide variety of applications.
PA6 Flame Retardant (FR)
PA6 Flame Retardant (FR)
Our PA6 FR grade is phosphorus and halogen-free, featuring an excellent LOI (Limiting Oxygen Index) assisting to prevent or inhibit the outbreak of fire.
Polyurethane (PU)
Polyurethane (PU)
Polyurethane (PU) is an extremely versatile and abrasion-resistant material. Available from Viva in a wide variety of shore hardnesses including 35-95 Shore A & 55-77 Shore D.
PA6 Moly
PA6 Moly
PA6 with additional molybdenum disulphide.
POM-C (Acetal)
POM-C (Acetal)
POM-C otherwise known as Acetal Copolymer features highly crystalline resins, making this material strong and rigid, with a low coefficient of friction in comparison to metals and other plastics. POM-C is also creep resistant and is recommended for applications where dimensional stability is important.
PA6 Glass Filled
PA6 Glass Filled
For applications requiring higher compressive strength, our Glass Filled material incorporates hollow glass ovules for outstanding abrasion and temperature resistant material at high loads.PA6 GF is available in Plate & Rod profiles only.
Oil Filled Nylon (OFN)
Oil Filled Nylon (OFN)
Oil Filled Nylon | PA 6C + blended liquid lubricant
Heat Stabilised (HS)
Heat Stabilised (HS)
Heat Stabilised PA6 Cast Nylon
Nylastat
Nylastat
A conductive Nylacast special grade material, suitable for use in certified ATEX zones and more general anti-static applications.Available in Plate & Rod profiles only.
Wax Filled Nylon (WFN)
Wax Filled Nylon (WFN)
Wax Filled Nylon | PA 6C + wax
Nylacast Aquanyl
Nylacast Aquanyl
Our premium PA612 for unrivalled dimensional stability & moisture absorption. Available through our partnership with Nylacast.
PEEK
PEEK
Polyetheretherketone, commonly known as PEEK is a high-performance engineering plastic, featuring excellent mechanical strength, dimensional stability and high operating temperatures.
Nylacast Nylube
Nylacast Nylube
The leading wax nylon since 1989
Polyethylene (PE-UHMW)
Polyethylene (PE-UHMW)
Polyethylene is well known in the polymer family and is often referred to as PE. It has an extremely low coefficient of friction, good chemical and corrosion resistance with excellent impact strength making it an extremely adaptive thermoplastic material.
PA6 Food Grade
PA6 Food Grade
Our PA6 Food Grade material is compliant in FDA applications such as food and pharmaceutical applications, whilst retaining all the material characteristics of our standard WFN product.Available in Plate, Rod & Tube profiles.
Polypropylene (PP)
Polypropylene (PP)
Polypropylene (PP) features excellent chemical and acid resistance properties in addition to high impact strength.
Heat Stabilised (HS)
Heat Stabilised (HS)
Heat Stabilised PA6 Cast Nylon
Nylacast Nylube
Nylacast Nylube
The leading wax nylon since 1989
PTFE
PTFE
Polytetrafluoroethylene, commonly known as PTFE is a synthetic fluoropolymer of tetrafluoroethylene. An incredibly versatile material grade, PTFE features non-wetting and non-stick surface properties, high-density formulation and high-temperature resistance, making PTFE a truly versatile material with a wide variety of applications.
POM-C (Acetal)
POM-C (Acetal)
POM-C otherwise known as Acetal Copolymer features highly crystalline resins, making this material strong and rigid, with a low coefficient of friction in comparison to metals and other plastics. POM-C is also creep resistant and is recommended for applications where dimensional stability is important.
Polyurethane (PU)
Polyurethane (PU)
Polyurethane (PU) is an extremely versatile and abrasion-resistant material. Available from Viva in a wide variety of shore hardnesses including 35-95 Shore A & 55-77 Shore D.
PA6
PA6
The original cast nylon - PA6 is the base grade from which all cast nylon materials are created.
PA6 Moly
PA6 Moly
PA6 with additional molybdenum disulphide.
PA6 Flame Retardant (FR)
PA6 Flame Retardant (FR)
Our PA6 FR grade is phosphorus and halogen-free, featuring an excellent LOI (Limiting Oxygen Index) assisting to prevent or inhibit the outbreak of fire.
Wax Filled Nylon (WFN)
Wax Filled Nylon (WFN)
Wax Filled Nylon | PA 6C + wax
Nylacast Oilon
Nylacast Oilon
The leading Oil Filled Nylon for over 40 years.
PA6 Food Grade
PA6 Food Grade
Our PA6 Food Grade material is compliant in FDA applications such as food and pharmaceutical applications, whilst retaining all the material characteristics of our standard WFN product.Available in Plate, Rod & Tube profiles.
Polyethylene (PE-UHMW)
Polyethylene (PE-UHMW)
Polyethylene is well known in the polymer family and is often referred to as PE. It has an extremely low coefficient of friction, good chemical and corrosion resistance with excellent impact strength making it an extremely adaptive thermoplastic material.
Nylacast Impact
Nylacast Impact
Impact - specifically designed for applications that require high impact resistance and noise reduction capabilities. It works effectively in applications where there is high stress. It also has good mechanical, thermal and chemical resistance properties.
Nylastat
Nylastat
A conductive Nylacast special grade material, suitable for use in certified ATEX zones and more general anti-static applications.Available in Plate & Rod profiles only.
Polypropylene (PP)
Polypropylene (PP)
Polypropylene (PP) features excellent chemical and acid resistance properties in addition to high impact strength.
PEEK
PEEK
Polyetheretherketone, commonly known as PEEK is a high-performance engineering plastic, featuring excellent mechanical strength, dimensional stability and high operating temperatures.
Nylacast Aquanyl
Nylacast Aquanyl
Our premium PA612 for unrivalled dimensional stability & moisture absorption. Available through our partnership with Nylacast.
Oil Filled Nylon (OFN)
Oil Filled Nylon (OFN)
Oil Filled Nylon | PA 6C + blended liquid lubricant
PA6/12
PA6/12
Our Nylon 6 & Nylon 6 co-polymer,  offering excellent dimensional stability and reduced moisture absorption
PA6 Glass Filled
PA6 Glass Filled
For applications requiring higher compressive strength, our Glass Filled material incorporates hollow glass ovules for outstanding abrasion and temperature resistant material at high loads.PA6 GF is available in Plate & Rod profiles only.

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