VIRGIN UHMW

 

B.I.R.S. Machine & Supply Inc. is a distributor of Virgin UHMW sheet, plate, rod, tube, cut-to-size, L-shape, angle, profiles, wear strip, machined components, hanger bearings, fight edging and molded parts.   

 

Virgin UHMW-PE (Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene) is a machine-able thermoplastic that is used widely used across many industries including food and beverage, poultry processing, bottling and canning, conveying, material handling, and packaging. Virgin UHMW is a highly durable, cost-efficient, and versatile material with superior impact and chemical resistance. UHMW Virgin is ideal for applications requiring toughness, extremely low coefficient of friction, high levels of friction and inherent lubricity is needed.

 
Natural virgin UHMW-PE’s high molecular weight makes it extremely resistant to abrasion and moisture absorption. UHMW’s molecular weight ranges from 3.1 million to 100 million grams per mole, with abrasion resistance improving as the molecular weight increases. virgin UHMW is FDA and USDA compliant and very easy to machine—making it an extremely versatile and cost-effective material for endless applications.

 

APPLICATIONS

  • Augers

  • Bearings

  • Belt guides

  • Block bearings

  • Bushings

  • Chain sprockets

  • Chain guides

  • Chain tensioners

  • Chain flights

  • Chute liners

  • Deboning tables

  • Filler press plates

  • Fight edging

  • Gears

  • Guide blocks

  • Guide rails

  • Hanger Bearings

  • Hopper liners

  • Idlers

  • Mixer bushings

  • Mixer paddles

  • Profiles

  • Pulleys

  • Rollers

  • Roller end bearings

  • Roller chain guides

  • Spacers

  • Sprockets

  • Star wheels

  • Though liners

  • Turn wheels

  • Wear strips

 

B.I.R.S. Machine & Supply

12 Buckelew Bridge Road

Anniston, Alabama 36207

P: (256) 405-5370

F: (256) 831-9057

E: salesbirsmachine@gmail.com

www.knowbirs.com

 

We are located in east Alabama just off interstate I20 between Atlanta, Georgia and Birmingham, Alabama.

 

Virgin UHMW-PE is also available in other colors such as: pink, purple, dark green, yellow, maroon, orange, royal blue and natural (white). 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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