Marine Composite

Key Features
  • Available as Tube or Sheet
  • Suitable for wet or dry conditions
  • High Loading & Slow Turning capacity
  • High Performance Resin
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Low coefficient of friction
  • Negligible Water Swell
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Key Features
  • Available as Tube or Sheet
  • Suitable for wet or dry conditions
  • High Loading & Slow Turning capacity
  • High Performance Resin
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Low coefficient of friction
  • Negligible Water Swell

Overview

A high performance material commonly used for marine and wet industrial applications. 100% polyester material with PTFE & Molybdenum evenly dispersed throughout the resin system. This is the material of choice for propeller shaft and rudder bushings. The combination of resin reinforced with textile creates a dimensionally stable material ideal for replacing bronze in marine environments. ABS and RINA Type Approved for rudder and stern tube bearings.

Physical Properties

Metric Imperial
MaterialUnitMarine Composite
Ultimate Tensile Strengthpsi50000
Yield Strengthpsi15000
Elongation at Yield%
HardnessMPA100

Material Profile

Metric Imperial
Profile Size Range Availability
Hollow Round Hollow Round 7-1/8" x 4-3/4" see full size range In Stock