Polyoxymethylene (POM) - news on Plastech
Ticona has accomplished the perfect replacement for coated components with Hostaform POM MetaLX with a high-quality metal effect as the required finish.
An Ultra Light Urban Vehicle project at Bradley University shows how acetal gears — specifically gears made of DuPont Delrin POM — offer strength, toughness and low-friction attributes needed to take the load generated stress in drivetrain transmission systems while significantly damping noise and reducing weight inherent in metal gears.
BASF is adding three new products from two classes of material to its medical-technology plastics portfolio identified by the suffix “PRO”.
Ticona announced the availability of Hostaform MT (medical technology) 8U05, a UV-detectable acetal copolymer (POM) for enhanced quality control in the production of complex medical devices.