Here at Stephens Gaskets, we are proud to be able to provide quality plastic washers, in both nylon and polypropylene varieties. These are typically used to distribute the pressure of threaded fasteners, including nuts and bolts. As one of the leading suppliers of precision machined components, we’re committed to designing and manufacturing the best possible solutions for your manufacturing needs. Whether you’re looking for large scale batches of UK washers, or you’re looking for something a little more bespoke, our experienced team of experts will be able to make sure we create you a product that is perfect for your requirements.

Using Plastic Washers

The list of uses for plastic washers is endless. However, one of the main purposes of one is to ensure a sound surface for nuts and bolts to be secured on. Locking and sealing the nuts and bolts in secure positions is another use for these plastic washers. By making sure there is a flat surface for nuts and bolts to be secured onto, you can reduce the space between the components. Therefore, you can create a much tighter fitting alignment than there would be without the use of a washer.

Why Should you Use Nylon Washers?

Nylon washers and PTFE washers are widely preferred for industrial applications. This is due to the fact they are capable of insulating against moisture and electricity. The nylon washers are also corrosion and abrasion resistant as well as being resistant to most chemicals. When buying shim washers, it is important that you make sure you are choosing a washer that is made from a suitable material for the job at hand. Here at Stephens Gaskets, we’ve got steel washers, plastic washers, rubber washers and washers made from many other different types of materials too. All of these will have several different properties that make them ideal for particular applications, and requirements.

High Quality Shim Washers – Tailored to your Requirements

With decades of experience under our belts, we believe in offering only premium quality plastic washers, and plastic gaskets. The plastic grades we use are of first rate quality, so you can rest easy knowing you’ll be using a component that is guaranteed not to let you down. These are engineered in a fashion to ensure addition of self adhesive backing to plastic parts. This works towards ensuring help in some specific types of customer applications. Moreover, our plastic washers can be supplied in a vast range of different types, colours, thicknesses, and hardness depending on their usage. The plastic products we offer cover a broad spectrum of different grades. Right from high temperature and chemical resistance applications, to general packers and abrasion solution types.

As a leading manufacturer and supplier of plastic washers in the industry, our state of the art quality products are checked by experienced professionals regularly during fabrication, to maintain the highest standards of quality.

Types of Plastic Washers

Our special range of products is available in both standard, as well as customised specifications. This ensures they are ideally suited to the specific requirement of our esteemed patrons. We also offer first rate nylon, polypropylene washers at reasonable prices.

We offer a wide range of plastic washers including the following listed below:

  • Nylon washers
  • Nylatron gaskets
  • PTFE washers
  • Polypropylene washers
  • Nylon strip
  • Acetal washers
  • Polyethylene
  • Polypropylene
  • A lot more

At Stephens Gaskets, we have extensive experience in manufacturing and supplying highest quality plastic fasteners. We supply them in many hundreds of materials for your plastic, as well as nylon fastener specifications. We also offer a huge variety of plastic & nylon fasteners in standard and metric sizes.

Contact us Today

To find out more about our plastic washers or for more information about our UK washers, head to our website today. Alternatively, you can call 0121 544 5808 to speak to a member of our helpful and friendly team.

If you have found this blog helpful, you may wish to read our previous blog on Industrial Shim Washers.

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Stephens Gaskets Limited
Units 1-4 Alston Road Oldbury Oldbury, West Midlands B69 2PP
Phone: 0121 544 5808 Fax:121 544 4188, E-mail: sales@stephensgaskets.co.uk