Tag Archives: Torlon

Torlon PAI Chosen For Cam Sprockets on New All-Plastic Engine

Cam sprockets will be made from injection moldable plastic in the Polimotor 2 project to develop an all-plastic engine that will be race ready by next year. Solvay [..]

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Solvay Revives Work On The All-Plastic Engine

Solvay is reviving its development work on the “Polimotor” all-plastic car engine. The Brussels-based company announced in a press release that it will replace up to ten metal [..]

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Plastics Go Under The Hood Where Aluminum Fails

In a fascinating new application for plastics, a geared axial thrust bearing used in three GM models is injection molded from Torlon polyamide-imide from Solvay Specialty Polymers of [..]

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