High Temperature Composite Materials

T200 resin system is our higher temperature resin system, again a polyester resin system and used in applications where the customer requires a higher temperature capability than the T100 resin systems.

T200 can be used without lubricants or with the addition of solid lubricants as mentioned above, provides the self-lubricating nature of the material to reduce the operating friction with its mating parts.


  • Perfect for Higher Temperature Applications – Up to a Maximum of 120 Degrees Celsius for Constant Running Applications

  • High Strength/Weight Ratio

  • Natural Low Coefficient of Friction

  • 1/6 Weight of Steel
  • No Harmful Toxic Materials
  • Excellent Bearing Material

  • Hard-Wearing

  • Low Rate of Moisture Absorption

  • Almost Any Fluid Can Be Used as a Lubricant

  • Easily Machined to Clients Exact Specifications
  • Exceptional Dimensional Stability, Even in Wet Conditions
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Recommended Grades

For a higher temperature resin system we recommend our Tufcot® T200 range.

Tufcot® T200 – Typical Applications

Tufcot T200 can be used in a huge range of applications.

Here are just a few examples:

  • Agriculture – High-load agriculture equipment bearings

  • Hydraulic – Hydraulic cylinder wear strip

  • Military – Special wear ring for military equipment

  • Off-shore – Specialist off shore equipment bushes on jack up rigs, sub sea and land based specialist drill rigs

  • Pneumatics – Pneumatic cylinder wear rings

Please contact us on +44 (0)114 244 2363 to discuss your requirements.

High temperature composite materials for the agriculture sector

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T200MP- Offshore Equipment – Offshore Sector

The excellent dimensional stability and mechanical strength of Tufcot T200MP makes this grade ideally suited to bushes and bearings in the rigorous condition often endured by offshore equipment.

Its capability to operate in this environment with little or no maintenance makes it the ideal fit and forget bearing material.

High temperature composite materials for mining, oil and gas

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