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Alro Plastics Product: ERTALYTE® TX

ERTALYTE® TX

Size and Availability:

Sheet / Slab :
- Thickness: 1/4” to 4” thick
- Sheet Size: 24” x 39.4” standard
- Color: Light Gray

Rod / Rounds :
- Diameter: 3/8”Dia to 6”Dia
- Lengths: 10 foot standard
- Color: Light Gray



ERTALYTE® TX  ERTALYTE® TX
ERTALYTE® TX is an internally lubricated thermoplastic polyester providing enhanced wear and inertness over general purpose nylon (PA) and acetal (POM) products. Containing uniformly dispersed solid lubricant, ERTALYTE® TX provides a lower wear rate and coefficient of friction than unmodified polyesters like PET or PBT and even internally lubricated materials like Delrin AF blend.


Key Benefits:

  • Outstanding wear resistance
  • Non-staining
  • Excellent dimensional stability
  • FDA compliance
  • High LPV
  • Low and constant coefficient of friction (low slip/stick)
  • Low water absorption
  • Easy to Machine

Applications:

  • Linear bearings
  • Wear and slide pads
  • Dynamic seals
  • Scraper blades
  • Thrust washers
  • Valve seals
  • Journal bearings
  • Rollers and wheels without bearings