Material Comparison Data

UHMW PE SELECTION TABLE

GRADE 1000 VIRGIN 1000 REGEN ANISTATIC TV88 CERAM P OIL FILLED DRYSLIDE DS HOT
COLOUR NATURAL COLOR BLACK/GREEN BLACK BLUE YELLOW/GREEN GREY BLACK YELLOW WHITE
ABRASION RESISTANCE GOOD FAIR GOOD EXCELLENT EXCELLENT GOOD GOOD GOOD GOOD
SLIDING PROPERTIES GOOD FAIR GOOD EXCELLENT GOOD EXCELLENT EXCELLENT GOOD GOOD
LOAD CAPACITY MODERATE GOOD MODERATE GOOD GOOD MODERATE MODERATE GOOD MODERATE
ISOLATION EXCELLENT POOR/FAIR NIL GOOD GOOD GOOD NIL EXCELLENT GOOD
ANISTETIC NIL GOOD EXCELLENT FAIR NIL NIL EXCELLENT NIL NIL
UV RESISTANCE FAIR GOOD/FAIR EXCELLENT FAIR FAIR FAIR EXCELLENT FAIR FAIR
CHEMICAL RESISTANCE EXCELLENT GOOD GOOD GOOD GOOD GOOD GOOD GOOD EXCELLENT
TEMP RANGE MIN / MAX / SHORT TERM DEG -200/+80/+90 -200/+80/+90 -200/+80/+90 -200/+80/+90 -200/+80/+90 -200/+80/+90 -200/+80/+90 -200/+80/+90 -200/+80/+90
FOOD SAFE YES NO YES NO YES YES NO YES YES

TEMPERATURE

MATERIAL HIGH LOW MAX +
ACETAL C 1000 VIRGIN -40 20
PET 110 -20 50
UHMW PE 80 -250 20
NYLON 6E 90 -40 50
NYLON 66E 65 -30 60
NYLON 6C OIL FILLED 110 -30 60
POLYCARBONATE 110 -40 20
PITE 260 -200 20
PEEK 250 -50 60

LINEAR EXPANSION

MATERIAL LINEAR EXPANSION
ACETAL C 80
PET 60
UHMW PE 180
NYLON 6E 90
NYLON 66E 80
NYLON 6C OIL FILLED 80
POLYCARBONATE 65
PIFE 240
PEEK 50