Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products
Quadrant’s machinists are all about solving machining problems and providing guidance to those machining advanced polymers for a living. It’s not every day they address issues on the machines they use to perform their tasks. There was concern over the time it would take to machine pie jaws and the overall efficiency during a lathe’s operations. (read more)
Two materials developed by Quadrant team up for the food industry as a linear bearing in a fast food drive up window. (read more)
Duratron® T 4301 PAI met the key requirements in a wear strip support for aircraft flap mechanic devices.
Flaps are devices used to improve the lift characteristics of an aircraft wing. They are mounted on the trailing edges of the wings of a fixed-wing aircraft to reduct the spped at which the aircraft can be safely flown and increase the ange of descent for landing. (read more)
Sanalite®, FDA, USDA, NSF and Canada AG compliant, is an odorless and taste-free pebbled finished cutting board material recognized as the industry standard of excellence for use in food preparation and meat/poultry processing making traditional wood cutting boards a thing of the past. (read more)
Nylon has long been recognized for it’s unique combination of strength, stiffness and impact resistance – call it “toughness”. Quadrant has taken all the benefits of enhanced nylon (PA) materials and developed manufacturing technologies to give the equipment builder just what they want – in performance, size and quantity. (read more)
Quadrant EPP launches an ONLINE VIDEO LIBRARY offering expert tips & advice, material overviews, industry applications and so much more. Click to explore… (read more)
FDA Compliant Ertalyte TX was the perfect replacement in this food handling bracket application. The bracket, used to maneuver bottles from one location to another, would wear rapidly due to the bleach cleaners used on a daily basis. Ertalyte TX was chosen because it is more chemically resistant and offered extended wear life over the standard Delrin acetal. (read more)
Selecting the right advanced thermoplastic/composite for your application can mean the difference in achieving the benefits and efficiencies in performance that you desire. To ensure success, it is now more important than ever to ensure you’re using the right material to meet your application demand (read more)
Quadrant offers metal detectable Engineering Plastics for Food and Dairy Production.
Quadrant developed a range of traceable polymer materials, which offer superior properties compared to metal or existing plastics. The manufacturer will be able to choose from a range of products based on the application and the most critical material quality. (read more)
Quadrant offers superior quality plastic material and finished parts for all touch points in conveyor systems where friction and wear appear. Already proven a successful solution by a candy manufacturer in a chain guide application - Quadrant TIVAR® HPV was specifically developed for challenging production environments. (read more)
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Quadrant has undertaken a program to support this region’s equipment builders and users with a range of materials that are compliant with the EU standards and are accompanied by the data required by designers (read more)
Specially designed Higher Operating Temperature UHMW-PE from Quadrant allows the end user to realize the excellent abrasion resistance and low coefficient of friction benefits of their trademark TIVAR® products while still operating at significantly higher temperatures than where UHMWPE products are normally expected to excel…..up to 135°C/275°F. (read more)
Quadrant's TIVAR® family of materials are ideal for superior wear resistance and part life in wet and dry environments. Our extensive line offers users excellent abrasion resistance, low coefficient of friction, no moisture absorption, and excellent noise abatement, among other things. (read more)
Techtron® HPV PPS, Quadrant's premium wear-resistant PPS, has made a name for itself in the industrial sector due to its excellent wear resistance and low coefficient of friction, however, many are now considering it for Food Manufacturing applications. (read more)
Versatility is the word that best describes Proteus® Co-Polymer. Perfect for fire truck tanks because it is inexpensive, easy to fabricate and won't crack from road vibration, Proteus® Co-Polymer also works well in those orthotic devices that require a lower degree of rigidity. (read more)