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iglidur® bar stock HLW round bars

High resistance to temperature and chemicals

iglidur® HLW is a fibre-reinforced thermoplastic material especially developed for applications in high atmospheric humidity or under water. Plain bearings made from iglidur® HLW can be used completely free of lubrication; in wet applications, the surrounding media acts as additional lubricant. Suitable for temperatures up to +200°C. Very low coefficients of friction when used with hardened shafts.

HLW
Tech up

Tech up

  • Up to 50% lower coefficient of friction than PEEK and PPS
  • iglidur® HLW works very well in high humidity and under water
  • at temperatures of up to +200°C
  • Excellent chemical resistance 

cost down

Cost down

  • Approx. 50% more cost-effective than PEEK 
  • Fast and cost-effective machining for prototypes and small up to medium series requirements 

proof

Proof

  • Approx. 50% more cost-effective than PEEK, with only approx. 35% higher wear on average (test: wear, rotating; t= 23°C, p= 1 MPa, v= 0.3 m/s)
  • Approx. 70% less wear, compared to PPS (test: wear, rotating; t= 23°C, p= 1 MPa, v= 0.3 m/s)
  • Up to 50% lower coefficient of friction compared to PEEK and PPS (coefficient of friction rotating; t= 23°C, p= 1 MPa, v= 0.3 m/s)

Recycle

Sustainability

●    Made from 100% recycled material
●    No lubrication necessary
●    igus® supports the circular economy of plastics and is investing in chemical recycling. Learn more about the topic at:
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