NYLATRON GS, GSM and NSM (Nylon 66 + MOS2)

Nylatron GS – a specially formulated Nylon 66 which contains controlled quantities of Molybdenum Disulphide (MOS2) – demonstrates greatly improved self-lubricating properties compared to unfilled Nylon 66. Nylatron GS sliding against steel would show between 0.25 and 0.30 coefficient of friction as opposed to 0.30 – 0.40 for unfilled Nylon 66. The maximum working temperature is between 95°C and 100°C for Nylatron GS, compared to 85°C and 90°C for Nylon 66.
Characteristics Typical Applications
Excellent wear & abrasion resistance Journal Bearings
Low friction Bearing Cages
High strength and rigidity Piston Seals
Improved heat resistance Rollers
Self lubricating Cams
Improved dimensional stability Thrust Washers
Valve Seats
Wear Surfaces

Other Plastic Products

As well as being a leading Nylatron GS supplier and manufacturer, Aquarius Plastic also offer many other plastic products, including ABS, Fluorosint, PTFE, Tufnol, polycarbonate, polypropylene and more. We also offer custom machining and fabrication services, and we have a broad experience in shaping our plastic materials to our customers’ needs.

Contact Aquarius Plastics today

If you need to talk to an expert about your Nylatron GS product requirements, or would like to know more about the differences between Nylatron GS and Nylon 66, get in touch today by calling us on 01483 576044, or emailing us at enquiries@aquariusplastics.co.uk. We look forward to hearing from you!

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