TriStar Plastics Corp. is a leading partner to manufacturers in over 70 industries - industries with demanding equipment requirements and tough working conditions. But our TriSteel reinforced, metal-backed bearings are up to the task, and have excelled in fields like construction, automotive and agriculture when traditional bimetal, bronze and rolling element bearings have failed. (read more)
TriStar has partnered with one of the top manufacturers of riding lawnmowers, to replace their steel undercarriage and steering components with TriSteel bearings. TriSteel is a reinforced, value-driven material with significant wear advantages. (read more)
TriStar Plastics, a leader in engineered plastics solutions, announces its Ultracomp® self-lubricating bearings have passed all requirements to receive the American Board of Shipping's (ABS) Product Design Assessment (PDA) Certification, which classifies the bearings as approved for use aboard any ABS-classed vessel. (read more)
The US boasts over 70,000 miles of high-density railroad track. To keep up with this massive job and promote safe rail passage, the industry depends on an arsenal of rugged, right-of-way tractors, mowers and cutters. And CJ Composite Bearings give the equipment exceptional durability and stamina to clear the rails, mile after track mile. (read more)
CJ Composite bearings excel where long wear and low maintenance matter most - in agriculture, automotive, construction, marine, railroad and material handling equipment. With a high load capacity similar to bronze, powdered metal and steel, CJ bearings can extend the operating life of your machinery, without the added expense of regular lubrication. (read more)
Ultracomp is self-lubricating, easy to machine, has exceptional resistance to vibration and impact, and an ultimate compressive strength of up to 54,000 psi. Ultracomp is produced using synthetic resins and reinforcing fibers with a series of internal lubricants. Therefore, it is an excellent choice for wet or dry, dirty or clean applications. (read more)
TriSteelTM is a metal backed system that is self-lubricating and is used in the most rigorous applications.
TriSteelTM bearings utilize special polymer liners for self-lubrication and improved wear properties. Each material has a specific wear rate dependent on the speed, load, temperature, lubrication and hardware of the application. (read more)
TriStar Plastics Corp. has the largest inventory of Rulon in the United States .
Their Sales and engineering teams are ready to assist you with material selection for your specific application and design assistance in the geometry and function of your component. With full CAD/CAM capabilities, TriStar can take the vision you have on your CAD file and turn it into a prototype... (read more)
Components manufactured to your exact specifications to meet your requirements, the first time and every time. With an in-house fabrication facility hosting the latest in CNC machinery, we've got the right machine tool for any job from small-diameter screw machines, to large-diameter turning centers and even large-capacity milling centers. (read more)
When your application calls for caustic wash-downs, water, dry abrasives and chemical immersion, Ultrasert heeds the call without the need for lubrication. Ultrasert can easily handle high-impact and vibration loads and temperatures up to 550° and are easily interchangeable with standard spherical inserts. (read more)