Engineering Plastics (Semi-Crystalline)

Reliable High-Performance Polymer Solutions for Many Industries

Learn more about how we utilize world-leading and cutting-edge tribology testing equipment to effectively and efficiently produce functional component parts that meet the exacting demands of our customers.

HX5® is a multi-scale reinforced polymer system formulated to balance processability with exceptional performance over a wide range of temperatures and extreme environmental conditions.


  • High strength-to-weight ratio
  • Satisfies Spacecraft limits on outgassing
  • Radiation resistant
  • Corrosion resistant
  • Resistant to solvents, fuels, lubricants, and chemicals
  • Processability: Can be injection molded and machined
  • Low moisture absorption

View the mechanical features and properties of HX5 here.

With excellent mechanical and electrical properties, PA 46 is a good match for many electronic applications. It is also wear and friction resistant making it a viable option for some metal replacement projects.


  • Heat resistant/Heat stabilized
  • Design stiffness
  • Lubricated
  • Outstanding durability

Common Uses

  • Automotive applications
  • Bearings
  • Gears
  • Electrical/Electronic applications
  • Outdoor power equipment
  • Laminates
  • Metal replacement

Compared to standard polyamides, PPA offers higher strength and stiffness at high temperatures, better retention in humid environments, and greater resistance to a broader range of chemicals.


  • Chemical resistant
  • Creep resistant
  • Good dimensional stability
  • Good stiffness
  • Heat stabilized
  • High heat resistance
  • High strength
  • Low moisture absorption

Common Uses

  • Automotive applications
  • Automotive electronics
  • Automotive under the hood
  • Connectors
  • Fuel lines
  • Housings
  • Industrial applications
  • Industrial parts
  • Lawn and garden equipment
  • Machine/Mechanical parts
  • Metal replacement
  • Oil/Gas applications
  • Power tools, other tools
  • Thick-walled parts
  • Valve/Valve part
  • General purpose