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Molding Polyurethane: The Cast Urethane Process

Molding Polyurethane: The Cast Urethane Process

Molding Polyurethane: The Cast Urethane Process   Custom cast polyurethane products have become widely adopted throughout the manufacturing, food and beverage, mining, automotive, printing, and robotics industries.  Their relative ease of production, low tooling costs, and longevity have made cast urethane parts a staple of industry and automation. But what is the process behind manufacturing ...
Molded Urethane Parts Versatility

Molded Urethane Parts Versatility

The Versatility of Custom Molded Urethane   Custom molded urethane has been, and still is, the most versatile solution to an ever-changing manufacturing world. It is a leader in vibration dampening, high impact resiliency, scraping abrasion resistance, chemical resistance, as well as a host of others.  Cast urethane also has the unique ability to molded ...
Polyether vs. Polyester Urethane

Polyether vs. Polyester Urethane

Polyether Urethane vs. Polyester Urethane     When it comes to polyurethane, there are two main types: polyether urethane and polyester urethane. Although they are both polyurethanes, each has its own unique set of physical properties that are designed for specific applications. Below is a comparison of polyether and polyester polyurethanes showing lists of properties ...
The Benefits of Polyurethane Parts

The Benefits of Polyurethane Parts

The Benefits of Polyurethane Parts     Polyurethane is Extremely Versatile   What makes urethane incredibly useful is its versatility.  Urethane starts as a viscous liquid prepolymer resin that is mixed with a curing agent and is then poured or injected into a mold.  Because urethane exists in a liquid state before it cures into ...
What is Vulkollan® Polyurethane?

What is Vulkollan® Polyurethane?

What is Vulkollan Polyurethane?   Vulkollan® is one of the most powerful polyurethane elastomers to date and has become widely known for its high mechanical load bearing capacity, high tensile strength, and superior rebound capabilities.  It is generally used for highly demanding tasks such as in high load casters, high load conveyor rollers, valve seats, ...
Not All Urethane Is Equal: Quick Urethane Chemistry

Not All Urethane Is Equal: Quick Urethane Chemistry

Not All Urethane Is Equal: Quick Urethane Chemistry   Urethane has gained its reputation as one of the toughest and most versatile polymers known to date.  From the mining, automotive, and oil industries all the way over to the skateboard wheel and gym equipment manufacturers; urethane has proven itself as a reliable material for many ...
Polyurethane vs Rubber: Which Is the Better Choice?

Polyurethane vs Rubber: Which Is the Better Choice?

Polyurethane vs Rubber A very frequently asked question is which is the better choice: polyurethane or rubber? With this debate on polyurethane vs rubber, there is often a lot of industry bias associated. Polyurethane molding companies will say polyurethane is better whereas rubber molding companies will say rubber is better.  Coming from a company that ...
Uniflex Inc has joined Social Media

Uniflex Inc has joined Social Media

Uniflex Inc has joined Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Uniflex-Inc/128127334054690. Come friend us on line and see how our products and ingenuity can move your business forward. ...
Uniflex Inc is service, support & quality products

Uniflex Inc is service, support & quality products

What do you expect from the company that supplies Urethane, Rubber, Fiberglass, Expansion Joints? Uniflex Inc describes itself in many different ways: (In the footer) Uniflex Inc. manufactures and distributes urethane, plastics, rubber, and fiberglass products to worldwide automotive, aerospace, and rail system manufacturers. (In our about us) As one of the midwests largest molders of urethane and rubber ...