Vespel® tube (SP-1 unfilled) is manufactured from a high performance polyimide resin, combining the best characteristics typically found in plastic, metals and ceramics. Our Vespel® tube is highly resistant to wear, creep and has an extremely high operating temperature. This material has limited resistance to acids, alkalis and steam.
Machined components, hinges and bearings.
- Temperature: Up to +288°C continuous (+482°C short term).
- High strength and impact resistance.
- Withstands loads at high temperatures.
- Outstanding wear and creep resistance.
- Easily machinable.
Also available: Vespel® Sheet and Vespel® Rod.