Ultra high molecular weight polyethylene or UHMWPE is a kind of engineering plastic known for its impact and wear resistance. As one of our thermoplastic rods, this UHMWPE rod is highly versatile and has any number of different applications.
Size of UHMWPE Rod
Length: 250mm, 500mm, 1000mm, etc.
We can also provide custom sized plastic rods.
Features of UHMWPE Rod
Good Abrasion and wear resistance (15 times more resistant to abrasion than carbon steel)
Corrosion and impact resistant
Resistant to low temperatures
Easy to machine
|Item||Test method||Test result||unit|
|Specific weight||ASTM D-792||0.96||g/cm3|
|Yield strength||ASTM D-638||25||MPa|
|Maximum strength||ASTM D-638||45||MPa|
|Shore Hardness||ISO868||65||Shore D|
|Friction Coefficient||ASTM D-1894||0.11||Unit-less|
|Coefficient of thermal expansion||ASTM D-696||0.0002||℃|
|Water Absorption||ASTM D-570||0.0094||%|
|Melt point||ASTM D-3417||138||℃|
UHMWPE Rod | PE 1000 Rod | PE 2000 Rod | PE 500 Rod | HMWPE Rod