With 80,000 machine components available from stock, polymer specialist igus® (East Providence, RI) says it offers the right part for almost any application. igus® has increased its range of available bar stock materials to include its proprietary polymers iglide® A350 and iglide J350. Blue iglide A350 is suitable for medium to high loads and temperatures up to 356 degrees F. The material also conforms to FDA guidelines and can withstand acidic environments, which means it can be used in the food industry. The wear-resistant polymer iglide J350 is suitable for rotational applications and is extremely low friction – especially when partnered with steel shafts. Its high temperature resistance up to 356 degrees F means this material is suitable for a wide range of applications.
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