RCH® 1000 UHMW-PEUltra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene
RCH® 1000 Ultra High Molecular Weight UHMW-PE is a highly versatile, ultra-high molecular weight plastic that is ideal for many orthotic applications. It has a forming temperature of +180°C, is suited for deep-drawing and has an excellent stability. RCH® 1000 PE-UHMW is used for ankle foot orthoses, body jackets, upper limb orthoses and especially for orthopedic insoles.
- Forming temperature of +180°C
- Ideal material for applications requiring excellent sliding properties and wear resistance
- Suited for deep-drawing
- Malleable and weldable
- Used for orthotic applications
RCH® 1000 UHMW-PE stock shapes encompass a range of standard sizes in the following geometries: Plate
RCH® 1000 UHMW-PE stock shapes come in the following colors: Natural, Brown-Grey
Availability of products, shapes, and colors may differ by region.