It has excellent abrasion and cutting resistance.
TPE – Thermoplastic elastomer
The thermoplastic elastomer is a polyester resin available in different hardness degrees. It is suitable for hydraulic applications and ideal for support and backup rings. The material has the flexibility of elastomers and the mechanical properties of plastics. It has excellent abrasion and cutting resistance.
It is highly resistant to chemical attack, making it compatible with lubricant oils and hydrocarbons, as well as with many fluids including acids and alkalis.