Polystone® D PE500 HMWPE

Polystone® D PE500 HMWPE

POLYSTONE® D PE500 (High Molecular Weight Polyethylene – Molecular weight /- 500,000 g/mol).

General purpose UHMWPE suited to engineered applications where its unique properties of excellent impact strength, wear and abrasion resistance are required such as star wheels.


  • Mechanical – Good general purpose PE for mechanical parts
  • Light weight – easy to handle without special equipment
  • Physiologically inert – approved for food applications
  • Electrical insulation – it is a good insulator
  • Weatherproof – it doesn’t absorb water
  • Chemical resistance – resists corrosive chemicals (e.g. Sulphuric Acid, Caustic Soda)


  • Gears and Rollers
  • Star Wheels
  • Machine Parts
  • Guides and Fixtures
  • Cutting Boards

Stock Offering

  • Available in sheets, rods and finished components
  • Available on request