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Engineering Materials

Advanced PFAS and PFOA Free Materials for Automotive Timing Drive Systems

Stanyl® PA46 is an award-winning high-performance and low-friction thermoplastic solution for timing drive systems. Its unique combination of strength, durability and high-temperature performance helps improve engine efficiency and reduce CO2 emissions.

Because it is manufactured without the use of harmful chemicals such as polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), manufacturers can leverage its performance capabilities with confidence knowing they are not contributing to global PFAS and PFOA contamination challenges.

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Explore advanced materials for timing drive systems

Stanyl® HGR3-W (P1120D)

Stanyl® is our high-performance polyamide 46 used for applications in automotive, E&E, gears and outdoor power equipments.

Stanyl® is a high performance polyamide that provides unmatched performance and value for demanding applications in which superior heat resistance, design stiffness, wear & friction and process flow qualities are required.

Because Stanyl retains its mechanical properties at high temperatures up to 220°C, this makes it ideal for extremely high-performance applications, where it outperforms PPA, PA6T, PA9T, and often PPS and LCP.

  • Heat Stabilized
  • Wear and Friction Modified

Stanyl® HGR2 BK00001

Stanyl® HGR2 is a friction-modified high heat polyamide designed for friction-reduction in valve timing-chain systems that offers excellent wear & friction properties in combination with low friction.

Stanyl® HGR2 is a friction-modified high heat polyamide designed for friction-reduction in valve timing-chain systems that offers excellent wear & friction properties in combination with low friction.

Stanyl® HGR2 is a friction-modified high heat polyamide designed for friction-reduction in valve timing-chain systems that offers excellent wear & friction properties in combination with low friction.

  • Heat Stabilized
  • Wear and Friction Modified

Stanyl® TW441

Stanyl® TW441 is a non-reinforced high heat polyamide that offers excellent wear & friction properties in combination with outstanding creep resistance, strength, stiffness and fatigue resistance especially at high temperatures in combination with cycle-time advantages and excellent flow.

Stanyl® TW441 is a non-reinforced high heat polyamide that offers excellent wear & friction properties in combination with outstanding creep resistance, strength, stiffness and fatigue resistance especially at high temperatures in combination with cycle-time advantages and excellent flow.

Stanyl® TW441 is a non-reinforced high heat polyamide that offers excellent wear & friction properties in combination with outstanding creep resistance, strength, stiffness and fatigue resistance especially at high temperatures in combination with cycle-time advantages and excellent flow.

  • High Viscosity
  • Heat Stabilized
  • Lubricated

Contact us for more information

Direct and easy access to our broad portfolio of high-performance plastics: request a quote or order a sample. You can also simply ask our Timing Drive Systems experts.

Timing Drive System Innovation Insights

  • Enhancing timing drive system performance and sustainability

    To enhance materials used for timing drive systems, PTFE is often added as a micro-powder to improve the material’s friction and wear properties. But, there are environmental and safety concerns about PTFE since some manufacturing processes produce PFOA, which is linked to serious health risks. Thus, regulatory bodies in several countries are expected to ban materials containing PFOA by 2022. There is a material solution with proven wear and friction properties that complies with these upcoming regulations.

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