POM + PE

POM – Polyacetal

POM + PE

POM + PE is a polyacetal that contains polyethylene. This material combines polyacetal’s mechanical strength, dimensional accuracy, and low water absorption with polyethylene’s low coefficient of friction and good wear‑resistance.

Physical properties
  Value Unit Test method
Specific gravity 1.36 g/cm3 DIN EN ISO 1183
Average molecular mass N/A
Water absorption, 24/96 h (23 °C) 0.05/0.1 % DIN EN ISO 62
Weather-resistance poor
Combustibility HB UL 94 DIN EN ISO 527-2
Food safety no
Mechanical properties
  Value Unit Test method
Modulus of elasticity 2,100 MPa DIN EN ISO 527-2
Tensile strength 48 MPa DIN EN ISO 527-2
Elongation at break 9 % DIN EN ISO 527-2
Tensile strength at break 9 % DIN EN ISO 527-2
Flexural modulus 2,000 MPa DIN EN ISO 178
Flexural strength 70 MPa DIN EN ISO 178
Compressive modulus 1,800 MPa EN ISO 604
Compressive strength, 1%/2% 16/27 MPa EN ISO 604
Impact strength (Charpy) 27 kJ/m2 DIN EN ISO 179-1eU
Notch impact strength (Charpy) N/A
Notch impact strength (Izod) kJ/m2 DIN EN ISO 180/2A
Toughness (ball pressure) 120 MPa ISO 2039-1
Toughness (Shore D) N/A
Wear-resistance N/A
Coefficient of friction (against steel) N/A
Thermal properties
  Value Unit Test method
Glass-transition temperature -60 °C DIN 53765
Melting point 166 °C DIN 53765
Operating temperature (instantaneous) +140 °C
Operating temperature (continuous) 100 °C
Operating temperature (minimum) N/A
Thermal expansion coefficient, 23–60 °C 13 10-5 K-1 DIN EN ISO 11359-1;2
Thermal expansion coefficient, 23–100 °C 14 10-5 K-1 DIN EN ISO 11359-1;2
Specific heat capacity 1.4 J/(g×K) ISO 22007-4:2008
Thermal conductivity 0.39 W/(m×K) ISO 22007-4:2008
Electrical properties
  Value Unit Test method
Surface resistivity 1014 DIN IEC 60093
Resistivity 1014 Ω×cm DIN IEC 60093
Dielectric strength N/A
CTI value N/A
Optical properties
  Value Unit Test method
Light transmittance N/A
Refractive index N/A
Optical errors N/A
Abrasion-resistance, 100 rotations with 500 g N/A

Additional downloads

Delivery selection sheets, bars, hollow bars
Specific gravity 1.36 g/cm3
Service temperature N/A … 100 °C
Price category €€ (€8–25/kg)

Special properties

  • excellent wear-resistance
  • low coefficient of friction
  • excellent machinability
  • suitability for the food industry

Applications

slide bearings exposed to humidity, slide and chain applications, conveyor tracker rollers and other demanding slide and guide applications

Standard colours

light blue

Premade pieces

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Commonly known brands

CENTRODAL® G, TECAFORM® AH LA, WEARGEHR POM-10PE®