Rod / Round Stock Polymer and Plastic Composites

Syntactic Foam Composite -- Eccolite® Ultra
from Trelleborg Offshore

Trelleborg Emerson & Cuming, Inc. pioneered the development and introduction of the first syntactic foam thermoforming material in 1981 and through a process of continuous investment and product development are recognized as leaders in the field. EccoliteUltra ® is a new generation syntactic... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock; Sheet or Film
  • Use Temperature: 392
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Glass Microspheres
  • Thermal Conductivity: 0.1600
EXTREN® Fiberglass Round Rod (Thermal Cure)
from Total Plastics, Inc.

EXTREN ® is a proprietary combination of fiberglass reinforcements and thermoset polyester or vinyl ester resin systems. It is produced in more than 100 standard shapes and all shapes have a surface veil to protect against glass fibers penetrating the resin surface in service, and to increase... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock
  • Length: 120 to 240
  • Width / O.D.: 1 to 3
Molded Product -- RM130
from Norplex-Micarta

RM130 (NEMA FR-4) is a thermoset rolled and molded composite consisting of a medium-weave glass fabric reinforcement combined with a brominated epoxy resin system. RM130 is designed for a variety of mechanical and electrical applications and is suitable for cams, dowels, inserts, bushings, rings,... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Glass or FRP
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Epoxy
  • Use Temperature: 248 to 266
Pultex® Fiber Reinforced Polymer Rods and Bars -- Imperial Version
from Creative Composites Group

Creative custom manufactures and stocks and extensive array of fiberglass reinforced structural shapes . Standard structural profiles include: FRP I beams , FRP W beams , FRP channel , FRP Angle , FRP round tubes , FRP square tubes , FRP rectangular tubes , FRP Solid Rods , FRP solid square bar ,... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Pultex® Fiber
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Polyester or Alkyd; Thermoplastic Polyester (PET, PBT, etc.)
  • CTE: 3
Delrin® AF Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

Delrin* AF Blend acetal is a unique thermoplastic material for use in moving parts in which low friction and long wear are important. It is a combination of Teflon* fibers uniformly dispersed in Delrin acetal resin. This combination produces a material that has strength, toughness, dimensional... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock; Profile or Structural Shape
  • Reinforcement / Filler: PTFE Filled
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Acetal or Polyoxymethylene (POM)
  • Length: 0.2500 to 6
Syntactic Foam Composite -- Syntac® 350
from Trelleborg Offshore

Trelleborg Emerson & Cuming, Inc. pioneered the development and introduction of the first syntactic foam thermoforming material in 1981 and through a process of continuous investment and product development are recognised as leaders in the field. Syntac ® 350 is the industry standard white... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock; Sheet or Film
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Glass Microspheres
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Epoxy
  • Thickness: 1 to 6
EXTREN® Fiberglass Round Tube (Series 525)
from Total Plastics, Inc.

EXTREN ® is a proprietary combination of fiberglass reinforcements and thermoset polyester or vinyl ester resin systems. It is produced in more than 100 standard shapes and all shapes have a surface veil to protect against glass fibers penetrating the resin surface in service, and to increase... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock
  • Length: 120 to 240
  • Width / O.D.: 1 to 3
Duratron® 2300 Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

Ultem* 2300 is an extruded 30% glass reinforced polyetherimide. It is an amorphous, high-performance polymer with exceptional flame and heat resistance. It performs continuously to 340 °F (171 °C), making it ideal for high strength/high heat applications, and those requiring consistent... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock; Profile or Structural Shape
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Glass or FRP; 30% Glass Reinforced
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Polyetherimide
  • Length: 0.5000 to 6
Syntactic Foam Composite -- Syntac® 351
from Trelleborg Offshore

Trelleborg Emerson & Cuming, Inc. pioneered the development and introduction of the first syntactic foam thermoforming material in 1981 and through a process of continuous investment and product development are recognised as leaders in the field. Syntac ® 351 is a castable syntactic composite... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock; Sheet or Film
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Glass Microspheres
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Epoxy
  • Use Temperature: 350
Duratron® 4301 PAI Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

Duratron T4301 extruded PAI is primarily used for wear and friction parts. It offers a very low expansion rate, low coefficient of friction and exhibits little or no slip-stick in use. Duratron T4301's flexural modulus of 1,000,000 psi is higher than most other advanced engineering plastics. This... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock; Profile or Structural Shape
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Carbon or Graphite; Natural Graphite Filled
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Polyamide-imide
  • Length: 0.2500 to 2
Syntactic Foam Composite -- Syntac® 450
from Trelleborg Offshore

Trelleborg Emerson & Cuming, Inc. pioneered the development and introduction of the first syntactic foam thermoforming material in 1981 and through a process of continuous investment and product development are recognised as leaders in the field. Syntac ® 450 syntactic foam is the high... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock; Sheet or Film
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Glass Microspheres
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Epoxy
  • Thickness: 1 to 6
Ertalyte® TX Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

Ertalyte TX is an extruded form of polyethylene terephthalate (PET-P) with a uniformly dispersed solid lubricant, providing superior wear resistance to most lubricated acetals and polyesters. In addition to having excellent wear properties, this material has excellent dimensional stability and... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock; Profile or Structural Shape
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Solid Lubricant Filled
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Thermoplastic Polyester (PET, PBT, etc.)
  • Length: 0.3940 to 7.88
Fluorosint® 207 Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

Fluorosint 207's unmatched dimensional stability, excellent creep resistance and white color uniquely position this material to serve FDA regulated applications. It is non-permeable in steam and complies with the FDA's regulation 21 CFR 175.300. Its relative wear rate is 1/20 the rate of PTFE below... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Mineral or Inorganic; Synthetic Mica Filled
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Fluoropolymer
  • Length: 0.5000 to 8.75
Ketron® CM CA 30 PEEK Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

Ketron ® PEEK CA30 (30% Carbon Fiber-Reinforced). The addition of carbon fibers enhances the compressive strength and stiffness of PEEK, and dramatically lowers its expansion rate. It offers designers optimum wear resistance and load carrying capability in a PEEK-based product. This grade... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Carbon or Graphite; 30% Carbon Fiber Reinforced
  • Polymer Matrix Type: PEEK
  • Length: 1 to 3.75
Nylatron® GS Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

Nylatron GS Nylon is a nylon and molybdenum disulphide (MoS2) composition designed to improve the mechanical, thermal and bearing properties of type 6/6 nylon while maintaining its basic electrical and chemical characteristics. Through compounding, finely divided particles impart extra lubricity to... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock; Profile or Structural Shape
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Molybdenum Disulfide
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Polyamide
  • Length: 0.0620 to 2
Nylatron® GSM Blue Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

Nylatron GSM Blue nylon is the first cast nylon to combine both molybdenum disulfide and oil for the load capability of Nylatron GSM nylon, plus improved frictional characteristics. It excels in higher pressures, and at low speeds- up to 40 fpm. It offer 20% lower coefficient of friction, 50%... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Oil and MoS2
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Polyamide
  • Length: 2 to 38
Nylatron® GSM Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

Nylatron GSM cast nylon contains finely divided particles of molybdenum disulfide to enhance its load bearing capabilities while maintaining the impact resistance inherent to nylon. It is the most commonly used grade for gears, sheaves, sprockets and custom parts. It is gray-black in color. Broadest... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Molybdenum Disulfide
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Polyamide
  • Length: 2 to 38
Nylatron® LIG Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

Product Overview. Broadest size range availability. Good mechanical and electrical properties. Ideal balance of strength and toughness. Internally lubricated. Cast as finished parts and near net shapes (nylon 6). Nylatron ® LIG combines the toughness of cast PA6 with an oil-based lubricant that... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Oil Filled
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Polyamide
  • Length: 2 to 38
Techtron® HPV Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

TECHTRON ® HPV is a reinforced, internally lubricated semi-crystalline polymer developed to close the gap both in performance and price between the standard thermoplastic materials (e.g., PA, POM, PETP,) and the high end Advanced Engineering Plastic Products (e.g., PBI, PI PAI, PEEK). Techtron... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock; Profile or Structural Shape
  • Reinforcement / Filler: SMC, BMC or Other Chopped Fiber Reinforced; Solid Lubricant and Fibers
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Polyphenylene Sulfide
  • Length: 0.2360 to 3.94
TIVAR 1000 Blue Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

Product Overview. Meets FDA and USDA guidelines; 3-A Dairy-approved (natural). Reduces noise. Self-lubricating. Chemical-, corrosion- and wear-resistant. No moisture absorption. Non-toxic, low-friction surface. Meets ASTM-D-4020-81 of 4.0 to 5.4-million molecular weight. TIVAR ­ 1000 sets the... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock; Profile or Structural Shape (optional feature)
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Carbon or Graphite
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Polyethylene
  • Width / O.D.: 0.2500 to 10
TIVAR® 1000 ESD Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

Product Overview. Protects against electrical charge build-up. Reduces noise. Self-lubricating. Corrosion-resistant. No moisture absorption. If static electricity poses a significant problem in your manufacturing environment, take action by choosing TIVAR ® ESD or TIVAR ® EC. With a surface... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Carbon or Graphite
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Polyethylene
  • Use Temperature: 180
TIVAR® 88 ESD Machinable Plastic - Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

Electro Static Dissipative. In dusty or volatile environments, TIVAR ® 88 ESd protects against the build-up of electrical charges. Product Overview. Promotes reliable, steady bulk material flow. Abrasion-, chemical- and corrosion-resistant. Low coefficient of friction. No moisture absorption. [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock
  • Reinforcement / Filler: Glass or FRP
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Polyethylene
  • Use Temperature: 180
TIVAR® HPV - UHMW-PE - Plate and Rod Stock
from Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products

With its built in dry lubricant and 80% COF reduction, TIVARĀ® HPV was developed specifically for use in today's most demanding production environments experiencing; high speeds, high temperatures, high friction,high loads and aggressive cleaning agents. TIVARĀ® HPV materials and finished parts offer... [See More]

  • Form / Shape: Rod or Round Stock; Plate
  • Use Temperature: 180
  • Polymer Matrix Type: Polyethylene
  • Deflection Temperature: 116