Nylon

Nylon 6 and Nylon 66Nylon 6 and Nylon 66

Material Description

Nylon (PA) 6 & 66 are both synthetic polymers called polyamides, with the numbers describing the type and quantity of polymer chains in their chemical structure. Most nylons, including 6 & 66, are semi-crystalline and possess good strength and durability for demanding applications.  

Material Characteristics

  • Excellent wear resistance
  • High mechanical strength, stiffness, hardness and toughness
  • Good machinability
  • High mechanical damping ability
  • Good sliding properties
  • Good electrical insulating properties
  • Weldable and bondable

Typical Applications

  • Mechanical engineering
  • Aircraft and aerospace technology
  • Food technology
  • Electronics
  • Automotive industry
  • Marine
  • Power Generation
  • Rail
  • Chemical Processing
  • Mining

Datasheets

  1. Nylon 66 GF 30 Sheet
    Nylon 66 GF 30 Sheet
    As low as £0.00
  2. Nylon 6 Rod Black
    Nylon 6 Rod Black
    As low as £0.00
  3. Nylon 66 Sheet Natural
    Nylon 66 Sheet Natural
    As low as £0.00
  4. Nylon 66 Rod Natural
    Nylon 66 Rod Natural
    As low as £0.00
  5. Nylon 6 Sheet Black
    Nylon 6 Sheet Black
    As low as £0.00

Specialist Grades of Nylon

Whilst Nylon 6 and Nylon 66 are great choices for an engineering plastic, Quadrant have created a range of specialist Nylon 66 materials with added ingredients to provide enhanced properties compared to standard grade Nylon 66. Many of these specialist Nylon 6 and 66 materials have been developed with specific applications in mind.  

  1. Nylatron GS Sheet
    Nylatron GS Sheet
    As low as £0.00
  2. Nylatron GSM Sheet
    Nylatron GSM Sheet
    As low as £0.00
  3. Nylatron GS Rod
    Nylatron GS Rod
    As low as £0.00
  4. Nylatron GSM Rod
    Nylatron GSM Rod
    As low as £0.00
  5. Nylon 66 GF 30 Sheet
    Nylon 66 GF 30 Sheet
    As low as £0.00

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