POLYETHYLENE UHMWPE

Chemical Name: Ultra-High-Molecular-Weight Polyethylene

Abbreviation: UHMWPE

Properties (Colour): White, Black, Grey, Red, Blue, Yellow, Green

Machining: Excellent

Types: Glass Filled, Carbon Filled, PTFE Filled

Chemical Resistance: Strong chemical resistance. Highly resilient to most alkalis and acid, organic solvents, degreasing agents and electrolytic attack.

KEY BENEFITS OF POLYETHYLENE UHMWPE

Excellent stress resistance

Abrasion wear resistance

Low moisture absorption

Self-lubricating

Easy to fabricate 

Low coefficient of friction

UV-resistant

Good chemical resistance 

Extremely tough & durable 

TYPICAL APPLICATIONS INCLUDE

Bulk Material Handling

Roller Door Guides

Gears

Valves

Bearings

Packers

Slide Plates

Wet Environments

Water Treatment facilities (wear strips, paddles, bearings, scraper blades, chute liners) 

Bottling Industry Change Parts 

Heavy Duty Industrial Components 

Mining Equipment

Marine Equipment (covers, doors, fixtures & handles) 

Chain Guides & Runners

Conveyor Lines (wear strips, gears, chain guides) 

Wear Strips

Food processing (bearings, gears, chute liners, wear strips) 

AVAILABLE IN

Components

Rod

Plate

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WHY CHOOSE US?

WORLD'S #1 NYLON

Widely accepted as the superior alternative to brass, bronze and alloys, AustLon® a high grade engineering plastic manufactured exclusively by McNeall Plastics, is the preferred material where issues stemming from abrasive wear, impact strength, bearing strength, noise, weight and corrosion have been difficult to resolve, outperforming even in the toughest working conditions.

AUSSIE MADE & OWNED

At McNeall Plastics, all our manufacturing is done in house at our NSW H/Q. So when you partner with us, you don’t have to worry about any potential disruption or delay to supply. Plus, you benefit from home-grown expertise, components built to Australian Standards and team that is here for the long-term, not just a quick sale.

EXPERIENCED TEAM

With 50 years of experience, our team knows what works. From qualified engineers and insightful management through to a production team that h seen and conquered component and engineering challenges across a myriad of industries, here at McNeall Plastics we have an unrivalled expertise that can provide your business with a true competitive advantage.

BESPOKE SOLUTIONS

Whether you need a standard or custom component, we can help. We manufacture custom components PLUS ARE  THE ONLY Australian manufacturer that develops custom formulations to create a truly optimal solution for your business. With astute insights, state of the art technology and a true passion to give you the best, you can be confident when choosing us.

CONTACT US TODAY

McNeall Plastics has been helping businesses for 50 years. Let us help you.

02 9858 0177

07 3883 4722

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