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Polyamide

Nylon 6

UBE Nylon

UBE Nylon

UBE Nylon 6 is one of our flagship engineering plastics, and it has characteristics listed below. It is available in a wide range of high-quality grades to meet a wide variety of sophisticated customer needs in all sorts of applications.

  1. The toughest among all the engineering plastics.
  2. Excellent in resistance to heat, oils, solvents and chemicals.
  3. Having a smaller friction coefficient, thus, excellent in abrasion resistance with self-lubricating properties as well.
  4. Having excellent process-ability, thus suitable for molding the parts designed with complex shape.
  5. Good compatibility with fillers and stiffeners, and compound materials reinforced by glass fiber, etc., are widely used.
  6. Having superior oxygen gas barrier properties, thus suitable for food packaging.
Products Inquiry Ube Industries, Ltd. Products Inquiry Form
Chemicals Company,
Engineering Plastics, Caprolactam and Industrial Chemicals Div.
Engineering Plastics Marketing Dept.

Phone : +81(3)5419-6172   Fax : +81(3)5419-6253

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Nylon12

UBESTA

UBESTA (Nylon12)

Ube is the only manufacturer in Japan that produces Nylon 12 with integrated manufacturing from raw materials. This product is known by the name UBESTA. It is a unique material that combines the basic properties of nylon with the following characteristics.

  1. Lower water absorption with excellent dimensional stability.
  2. Excellent performance at low temperature.
  3. Superior in impact resistance.
  4. Excellent in process-ability, thus suitable for molding the parts designed with complex shape.
  5. Superior weather resistance.
  6. Excellent adherence properties with metals.

UBESTA XPA, a polyamide elastomer based on Nylon 12, has the following characteristics in addition to those of Nylon 12.

  1. Having a flexibility to improve the compatibility between plastic and rubber.
  2. Superior transparency.
Products Inquiry Ube Industries, Ltd. Products Inquiry Form
Chemicals Company,
Engineering Plastics, Caprolactam and Industrial Chemicals Div.
Engineering Plastics Marketing Dept.

Phone : +81(3)5419-6172   Fax : +81(3)5419-6253

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