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Polyurethane vs. Rubber Rollers: Which is The Better Option?

Polyurethane vs. Rubber Rollers: Which is The Better Option?

When it comes to selecting the right material for your industrial roller applications, you probably have a lot of questions, especially about the polyurethane vs. rubber rollers debate. If your current equipment originally came with rubber rollers, would it be acceptable for you to use polyurethane rollers instead of the rubber ones? Let’s take a ...
What is FDA Compliant Polyurethane?

What is FDA Compliant Polyurethane?

Over the last few years, the safety standards in the food and beverage industry have improved dramatically. The manufacturers are now more focused on the safety and sanitation in their production processes to prevent contamination. Being one of the decisive components in almost all food processing systems and equipment, the seals and gaskets have also ...
The Mining Industry And Urethane Parts: Examining This Perfect Union

The Mining Industry And Urethane Parts: Examining This Perfect Union

There are few industries that depend more on machinery and equipment than mining. If you work in the mining industry, you know that your equipment is going to be pushed to the limits, as far as Mother Nature and the law will allow. So, it goes without saying that the mining tools and equipment used ...
Custom Molded Urethane: Everything You Need to Know

Custom Molded Urethane: Everything You Need to Know

Polyurethane is one of the most versatile materials used by manufacturers today. It can be molded into almost any shape for utilization across many different industries. You can use custom molded urethane or polyurethane repeatedly in some of the most adverse environments without worrying about it wearing out or being significantly damaged. Polyurethane is also ...
What Is Custom Molded Urethane?

What Is Custom Molded Urethane?

Molded urethane is a plastic material created from the chemical reaction between prepolymer resins and specialized curing agents. Products and parts made from molded urethane offer incredible chemical resistance, flexibility, and durability. If you’re wondering what custom molded urethane is, you’ve come to the right place! In this short guide, we will provide you useful ...
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 custom ...
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 ...