General Engineering


Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene

Product Description:

PE-UHMW (Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene), UPE, Hostalen GUR, TIVAR® 1000 sets the standard for engineered polymers with a unique combination of wear and corrosion resistance, low friction surface and impact strength. TIVAR 1000 is resistant to chemical attack and moisture absorption, and retains key physical properties to -30 C.

★light weight 
★high toughness (also at low temperature)
★high elongation
★very good electrical and dielectric properties 
★very low water absorption
★low steam permeability 
★high chemical resistance 
★good protection against stress cracking
★food safe

Mechanical properties:

Tensile strength resistance Elongation Rate Resistance Coefficient Notched Impact Strength Bending Strength Bending coefficient Bending coefficient Compressive strength Compressibility Friction coefficient
45.5 210 799 O.B. 432 860 17 600.55 0.111

Material properties:

Heat deflection temperature
Heat distortion temperature
Short-term maximum temperature Continuous use temperature Thermal conductivity Coefficients of linear expansion Combustion
85 85 100 85 0.41 19.9 HB

Properties of Electricity:

Volume resistivity Surface Resistance Dielectric Strength Density Rockwell hardness Shao D hardness Water absorption
10E17 10E17 -- 0.93 -- 68 <0.011

Product Type / Size [mm]

Product Type Size  
Board 5*1M*2M-100*1M*2M
Stick 10*1M -200*1M