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Nylon (PA) vs. Acetal (POM), which is best for plastic gears?

Nylon (PA) vs. Acetal (POM), which is best for plastic gears?

Nylon (PA) and Acetal (POM) are two common engineering plastics for gears. Many technicians and engineers may have the same question: Nylon or Acetal, which one is best for gears?
2019-07-18
Polyethylene UHMWPE HDPE LDPE LLDPE – What are the differences?

Polyethylene UHMWPE HDPE LDPE LLDPE – What are the differences?

There are several kinds of polyethylene (LDPE, LLDPE, HDPE, UHMWPE), which are synthesized with different molecular weights and chain architectures.
2019-07-16
Acetal Delrin Copolymer Homopolymer - What are the differences?

Acetal Delrin Copolymer Homopolymer - What are the differences?

POM-C accounts for around 75% of the global POM sales. It is mainly because they are easier to process and cost less. POM-H, on the other hand, have better physical and mechanical properties than copolymers but slightly higher in price.
2019-07-12
UHMWPE Body Armor

UHMWPE Body Armor

It's common to most people that there are mainly three types of material for body armor: steel, fiber (e.g. Kevlar), and ceramic. However, if you're a big fan of military, weapon or armor, you may have heard that we now have a fourth option: UHMWPE
2019-07-07
Nylon 6 vs Nylon 66

Nylon 6 vs Nylon 66

The main advantage of polyamide 6 over 66 is that it is easier to process and produces lower mould shrinkage. The main disadvantage of polyamide 6 is that it has lower strength, stiffness and abrasion resistance than polyamide 66 and higher water absorpti
2019-07-05
Engineering Plastics Market Outlook

Engineering Plastics Market Outlook

Capitalizing on the industrial trend of  'lightweighting' engineering plastics have been successfully replacing other engineering materials such as wood and metal and its global market size is valued at around $79716 million as of 2018.
2019-06-19
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