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Scientific name:
Polyamides (PA)
Available in:
Sheet, Rod, Tube

Nylon 6SA - General purpose grade, available in natural (cream) (thinner sheet &rod) and black (rod only).
Nylon 66SA - Higher mechanical properties & dimensional stability. Available in natural (cream) in smaller rod sizes.
Nylon 6PLA - Cast nylon grade similar to 6SA. Available in natural (cream) in sheet plus larger rod & tube sizes.
Nylon 4/6 - Superior thermal resistance. Red/brown colour. Available in limited rod & sheet sizes.
Nylon GF30 - 30% glass fibre filled to give improved strength, stiffness, creep resistance, dimensional stability & thermal resistance. Black rod only.
Nylon 6XAU - Heat stabilised cast nylon with better creep, wear & thermal resistance. Black colour; available in sheet plus larger rod & tube sizes.
Nylon LFX - Self lubricating grade with low co-efficient of friction and exceptional wear resistance. Green colour; available in sheet plus larger rod & tube sizes.

General properties:

• High impact strength, hardness, stiffness and toughness
• Excellent bearing properties
• Low power factor requirements
• Very high wear resistance; good fatigue resistance
• High mechanical damping ability
• High sliding properties
• Nylon 66SA is suitable for food contact


Wear pads
Bearings with high load
Support & guide wheels
Conveyor & tension rollers
Wire rope sheaves
Buffer pads
Feedgear (6PLA only)
Self lubricating applications (LFX only)


To obtain a more detailed specification sheet please contact us.


Click on the pictures below to see some parts we have made in this material.

For expertise, precision, quality and service we extend an invitation to you to contact Stug Australia for the solutions you require.

Call 03 9543 5044 or fill in the form below for more information.


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