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Canvas | Bakelite®

Supplier: E-Plas

Bakelite® Canvas is made from a phenol formaldehyde thermosetting resin which is impregnated into a cotton canvas cloth fabric.

Price Guide: POA


  • These grades are mainly used for mechanical applications where high strength, toughness and wear resistance are required. They are strong and rigid while exhibiting negligible creep or cold flow under load while being light, 20-25% the weight of steel, giving a high strength to weight ratio.
  • Bakelite® Canvas features electrical insulators with properties ranging from moderate to excellent.
  • From a wear resistance perspective, the grades are excellent however their advantage is their ability to be effectively lubricated by water or water based solutions as an alternative to conventional oils or greases.

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