UHMW is a tough, wear resistant plastic that combines an incredibly low coefficient of friction with outstanding impact strength. This self-lubricating polymer has excellent chemical resistance and a broad temperature range to make it the perfect choice for engineers in a variety of industries. UHMW is available in sheet and rod.
Empire Plastics stocks this material in sheets from 1/18" up to 2" thick and rods from 3/4" dia. up to 6" dia. Thicker sheets and larger rods are available upon request.
We also offer many different UHMW profiles for chain guides, roller chain profiles, V and round roller belt profiles. Contact us for more information.
Our friendly sales staff is ready to assist you with your plastic needs. We have many years of experience working with various industries from food processing & material handling to glazing applications & the sign industry. In addition to stocking sheet and rod, we fabricate! With our CNC equipment, we can run simple cut pieces & blanks or more complex items such as bearings, bushings and wear strips or profiles. Call us today!Request Quote