• Stock Shapes

    Stock Plastic Shapes | Sheet - Rod - Tube - Film

Not sure which material you need for your specific application? Need a consultation on your design specs? At TriStar we say, Just ask the experts.” We are proud to bring you the TriStar Advantage– our service commitment to ship to you within 24-hours thanks to our vast inventory and nationwide distribution. In fact, our inventory is the largest in the industry.

We also offer close-tolerance cutting, customized stocking programs and J-I-T delivery.

Stock Shape Benefits

Engineered Materials

Choose Engineered Materials when you require:

  • High-temperature resistance
  • Chemical resistance
  • FDA compliance

Rulon Materials

Choose Rulon Materials when you require:

  • Precision machining
  • Self-lubricating/Low-maintenance
  • High-impact and shock resistance
  • Mechanical stability

Rulon Standard Bearings

Choose Rulon Standard Bearings when you require:

  • Electrical and thermal stability
  • USDA/FDA compliant
  • Wear resistance and high-impact
  • Non corrosive and non-galling

Stock Shape Technical Resources

Material Selection Process

In all plastic component designs, material selection is critical. During the selection process, one should consider the following factors to ensure the best possible selection:

  • Temperature
  • Temperature Variation
  • Environmental Conditions
  • Other Considerations

Plane Bearing Design (PBD)

In all plane bearing designs, material selection is critical. During the selection process, one should consider the following factors to ensure the best possible selection:

  • Bearing Load – P
  • Relative Velocity
  • System – PV
  • Temperature
  • Temperature Variations
  • Environmental Conditions
  • Hardware Conditions

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