Apexco offers Extruded APEXON Type 6 OL Nylon, Oil Lubricated Nylon offering good chemical resistance with increased dimensional stability and impact resistance. Our proprietary filler is compounded to give even disbursement of lubrication. APEXON Type 6 OL Nylon offers up to a 10% wear advantage over unfilled Nylon and has a lower coefficient of friction than unfilled nylon. APEXON Type 6 OL Nylon is an excellent choice for Bearing and wear applications, Compressor Poppets, Pressure Seals, Rudder Bearings etc. Depending on the load and application can operate at 230°F (110°C).
We also offer APEXON GF30 Nylon 6/6 Glass Fiber Reinforced Polyamide enhanced with 30% Glass Fiber, offering increased dimensional stability exceptional Chemical Resistance and offering increased strength and stiffness for structural and applications requiring increased compression strength offering significant advantages over unfilled Nylon 6/6.
APEXON KF18 Nylon 6/6 Aramid Fiber Reinforced Polyamide enhanced with 18% Kevlar® Fiber is also available, offering increased dimensional stability exceptional Chemical Resistance and offering up to a 20% wear ad- vantage over unfilled Nylon 6/6. Apexco KF18 is an excellent choice for high load, low speed applications and can operate at 300°F (148.8°C) depending on load .