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Rulon® 142 - Exceptional Vibration Resistance and Mechanical Strength

May 14, 2019

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Rulon 142 is an excellent material for high load, high speed linear guideway liners for machine tools.

Commonly used as an inexpensive insurance policy to possible lube failures on machines, Rulon 142 is bonded to the dynamic component on the X-Y-Z tables of some of the world's leading machinery builders.

Rulon 142 is also an excellent material for rebuilding machine tools where the efficiency and tolerances have been lost over time.

Easy to install using CE211 or CE211FC adhesives available from stock. Rulon 142 is commonly used as an cost effective alternate to Turcite B and is fabricated using the same techniques.

For more information, visit our Rulon 142 web page and be sure to check out our Shooting Star Archives for a number of articles on Rulon and more!

Rulon - Quality Assurance Begins With Precision Processing

Topics: Rulon Materials
Dave Biering

Written by Dave Biering

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