Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics - High Performance Seals, Polymer Components and Springs Datasheets for Plain Bearings and Sleeve Bearings

Plain bearings and sleeve bearings (also referred to as bushings or journal bearings) are used to constrain, guide or reduce friction in rotary or linear applications. They function via a sliding action.
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Product Name Notes
Meldin® Thermoplastic Material -- 3130 Meldin 3130 components provide good strength and stiffness in addition to excellent high velocity performance. This formulation can be used with both hard or soft mating surfaces.
Meldin® Thermoplastic Material -- 3140 Meldin 3140 is an ideal thrust washer material and is well suited for thrust washer applications. Its high strength and stiffness, combined with its excellent heat dissipation properties, make it...
Meldin® Thermoplastic Material -- 3110 This bearing formulation has a very low coefficient of friction and is particularly well suited for use with soft mating surface materials such as aluminum and soft stainless steel.
Meldin® Thermoplastic Material -- 3120 This excellent multi-purpose, wear-resistant material is suitable for bearing, thrust washer, and piston ring applications. It also has a low coefficient of thermal expansion.