Tel: 0121 356 9351 | Fax: 0121 331 4235
Contact: Mr. Richard Godwin
TUFNOL manufactures laminates and other fibre reinforced composite materials for electrical insulation and general engineering purposes. These are supplied in sheets, rods, tubes and other profiles and as fully machined components made to order, to customer’s drawings.
Laminated plastic materials include glass fabric, paper or cotton reinforced grades, with phenolic, epoxy, polyester, silicone and polyimide resins. These are use for a very wide range of applications throughout manufacturing and engineering industries, including aircraft components, electrical insulation, bearings, automotive components, parts in mechanical handling equipment, oilfield engineering, railways, machine tools, and many others.
Our pultruded glass fibre profiles are produced in custom-made shapes for a wide range of uses and we also offer a range of standard sections. Resins for pultrusions include a number of polyesters, plus vinyl ester, epoxy and phenolic (low smoke).
We also have a standard range epoxy glass filament wound tubes for pneumatic cylinder applications and we manufacture many bespoke filament wound components of other types.
We have comprehensive machine shop facilities and we suppy machined components from TUFNOL materials and from many engineering thermoplastics, such as nylon, acetal, polycarbonate, acrylic, PTFE and PVC, to clients throughout the world.
Our Countrose Bearings Division manufactures a comprehensive range of rubber-lined water-lubricated bearings for marine stern shaft and rudder applications and for pump bearings.
TUFNOL is BSI registered to BS EN ISO 9001:2000 and has a number of aerospace and other approvals.
• North America
Tufnol Composites Limited
PO Box 376