Nylatron® WP PA6

Polyamide 6

Nylatron® WP Polyamide PA6 self-lubricated shapes outperform competing nylon products in wear resistance and load bearing capabilities, and also provide users with an economical solution across a wide range of applications and industries. Developed specifically for wear pad applications, Nylatron® WP PA6 components exhibit excellent wear properties and a high limiting PV, while also offering weight and noise reduction, corrosion resistance, and easy machining. An additional key benefit of this grade in particular is its ability to extend part life and reduce maintenance and associated downtime and costs.

Nylatron® WP PA6 plastic stock shapes
Product Information

Material Properties

  • Excellent wear properties, low friction, and stress free
  • Reduces chatter and "stick slip"
  • Longer part life
  • Outperforms competing nylon materials in wear resistance and load bearing capabilities
  • High limiting PV, up to 5X standard nylons

Available Geometries

Nylatron® WP PA6 stock shapes encompass a range of standard sizes in the following geometries: Tubular bar, Rod, Plate

Tubular bar

Available Colors

Nylatron® WP PA6 stock shapes come in the following colors: Black

Regional Availability

Availability of products, shapes, and colors may differ by region.


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