Common uses: Structural applications, bearings, gears, screws, propellers, tool shafts, blocks, track plates and cable sheaves.
The benefits of Nylatron GSM properties
High mechanical strength, stiffness, hardness, toughness, and damping ability.
Good fatigue resistance.
Good sliding and electrical insulating properties.
Excellent wear resistance.
Good resistance to high energy radiation (gamma- and X-rays).
Limitations of Nylatron GSM plastic
High Moisture Absorption.
Limited Resistance to Strong Acids & Alkalies Note.
Nylatron GSM plastic – Specific properties
By adding molybdenum disulfide, this modified form has been given higher wear resistance without deteriorating impact resistance and fatigue strength. Common uses are gears, bearings, discs, and elevator buckets.