Wearex™ UHMWPE


A high quality plastic which offers superior impact, shock and abrasion resistance.

UHMWPE

UHMWPE has self-lubricating and high-slip properties and is resistant to chemical corrosion.

Common Applications:

  • Heavy-duty industrial components
  • Protective lining materials
  • Change parts for the bottling industry
  • Chain guides and runners
  • Dough rollers in food industry
  • Roller door guides
  • Wear strips and slide plates
  • Bulk material handling

Standard stock includes:

  • NATURAL food grade,
  • GREEN food grade,
  • BLACK virgin, BLACK repro,
  • BLUE 80-EX (special filled grade) and
  • CERADUR XL (high performance material)

Other Applications


  • automotive and railway
  • agriculture
  • medical
  • printing
  • packaging
  • material handling
  • food processing
  • wastewater treatment
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Sheet & Rod Size


SHEET: Natural & black:
Size: 3000 mm x 1220 mm
Thickness: 3 mm to 100 mm

ROD: Natural:
Diameters: 20 mm to 200 mm

Wide range of other sizes on request!

Grades Available


St1000 - excellent wear properties and good sliding properties

St 6000® AST - antistatic; range of St 6000 premium quality materials

St 500® - highest resistance to cold

A4® REG 1000 - very good mechanical characteristics

A4® G multicolor - good chemical stability, no moisture absorption

A4® FQ - good price-performance ratio

St 1000® Wear Indicator - temperature range -200 / + 80° C

St 1000® BOR Neutrolen - extremely hard

St 4000® ATEX - electro-conductive

St 7000® AF - flame retardant, halogen-free, UV-stabilized

Flex 8800 - best wear resistance & best bending and impact strenth

Complete list of standard qualities &  premium qualities