Hydex® 4101


A PBT polyester with outstanding wear properties; exhibiting low wear and good lubricity with a low coefficient of friction. Hydex® 4101 has excellent chemical resistance, good impact and moderate temperature resistance. This material also offers outstanding machinability and is more forgiving than PET polyester during fabrication. Hydex® 4101 comes in both a white (natural) color and black. It is a standard stock material in a wide range of diameters and thicknesses.


– No Center Line Porosity

– Superior Chemical Resistance

– Low Coefficient of Friction

– Good Impact and Ductility

– Hard Durable Surface

– FDA Approved Grades


Hydex® 4101:

– Withstands the steam cleaning temperatures and outperforms UHMW

– Has improved chemical resistance over acetals and will not crack or craze in chlorine

– Is more ductile and less brittle than PET

– Does not chip or contaminate food products