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Industrial Distributor of abrasives, band saws, bearings, bronze bushings & materials, cable ties, carbide, chemicals & cutting fluids, conveyor components, cutting tools, fasteners, engineered plastic sheet, rod, tube & film, hanger bearings, gaskets, gears, hand tools, heat shrink tubing, machinery, material handling, measuring tools, plant equipment, plastic components, power tools, power transmission products, pulleys, roller chain, router bits, safety products, saw blades, screw conveyors, sheaves, spill kits, tool storage, welded chain, welding supplies and workholdings. Offering services: gaskets, gear cutting, machine guards, plastic fabrication, plastic machining, plastic welding and swiss screw machining.
Nycast® Nylon SLX
B.I.R.S. Machine & Supply is a distributor of Nycast® SLX premium bearing grade nylon material in sheet/plate, rod, tube, discs, and machined parts.
Nycast® Nylon SLX is a premium bearing grade. Engineering and design solutions for bearing and wear applications choose Nycast® SLX purple nylon. NYCAST® SLX closes the gap between static and dynamic coefficients of friction with superior performance where customers require the best material for overcoming "stick-slip" tendencies. Nycast® SLX is manufactured with a proprietary lubrication package and the color is purple.
Very low coefficient of friction
Good wear resistance
High young's modulus
Easy to machine
Linear bearings and bushings
Telescopic boom pads
Any load-bearing slide applications, especially in start and stop functions.
Available Colors: Purple
NYCAST® Nylon SLX is available in all stock shapes including sheet/plate, rod & tube
Thickness 0.250” to 2.000”
Standard Sheet Sizes 24.000” x 48.000”, 28.000” x 57.000”, 36.000” x 48.000” & 48.000” x 120.000”
Thickness 2.250” to 4.000”
Standard Sheet Sizes 24.000” x 48.000” & 48.000” x 120.000” Thickness 6.000” & 8.000” Standard Sheet Size 24.000” x 48.000”
1.000” to 28.000” Standard Lengths 24.000”, 48.000” & 120.000” depending on size
Tube Outside Diameter
2.000” to 40.000”
Inside Diameter .750” to 30.500”
Standard Lengths 26.000”, 39.000” & 52.000” depending on size
B.I.R.S. Machine & Supply
12 Buckelew Bridge Road
Anniston, Alabama 36207
P: (256) 405-5370
F: (256) 831-9057
Machined parts are available in all types of nylon including Nycast® SLX and Nylatron® 703XL.