Industrial Wheel Applications

istock_000031762116_large.jpg

Purposes

  • Wheels allow heavy objects to be moved easily facilitating movement or transportation while supporting a load, or performing labor in machines.

Important points

  • Good abrasion resistance
  • Good compression set
  • Antistatic properties
  • Excellent overmoulding performance onto many plastics

Advantages of Elastron TPV against TPU in Industrial Wheel Applications

  • Cost effective
  • Lighter final product
  • Wide hardness range
  • Better compression set
  • Better UV resistance
  • Wide working temperature
  • Excellent resistance against acid-base solutions
  • Excellent resistance against alcohol

Advantages of Elastron TPV against thermoset PU in Industrial Wheel Applications

  • Cost effective
  • Excellent overmoulding performance onto many plastics
  • Recyclable
  • Easy processing with shorter cycle time
  • Lower fabrication cost
  • No curing step

Why Elastron® Grades ?

  • Cost effective solutions for industrial wheel applications
  • Good abrasion resistance
  • Good compression set
  • Recyclable material
  • Easy processing with shorter cycle time

 

Please click for Elastron TPE Antistatic Brochure.