Nylon Sheets, Rods, Tubes & Bars from Professional Plastics are available in dozens of grades. The exceptional bearing and wear properties of NylonÂ® make it one of the most widely used plastics in the world. Nylon® is frequently used as a replacement for bronze, brass, aluminum, steel and other metals, as well as other plastics, wood, and rubber.
Features of Nylon® based materials.
High tensile strength and modulus of elasticity
High impact resistance, a high heat distortion temperature
Resists wear, abrasion, and vibration
Can withstand contact with chemicals, alkalies, dilute acids or oxidizing agents.
Available Types: 6/6 (extruded), 6 (cast)
Available in Natural, Black, MD, Glass-Filled, Oil-Filled & various other compounds.
Available in special food grades & weather-resistant grades
Nylon® 6 and 6/6 are NOT moisture Resistant
For Moisture-Resistant Grades, use Nylon 12, Nylon 6/12 or Nylon 6/10 (see links below for details)