Metal Detectable Engineering Plastic / Detectable Nylon

Detectable Nylon

This polyamide 6 grade, containing a metal detectable additive, has been specifically tailored for use in the food processing and packaging industries where it can easily be taced by the conventional metal detection systems installed to detect contamination of the foodstuffs (result may vary depending on the sensitivity of the metal detection system used).

Detectable Filled Nylon presents good mechanical strength, stiffness, impact strength and wear resistance

  • High wear and fatigue resistance
  • Lower moisture absorbtion than standard PA6
  • Metal and visual detection by blue colour
  • Detection by X-Ray also possible
  • Continuous use temperature up to 85°C (185°F)

Available in Sheet, Bar Stock & Machined Parts.

Please contact our Sales Office on Tel +44 (0) 1759 304200 or email for further information.

Disclaimer: Detectamet recommend all products be tested in your environment to ascertain suitability and detection levels as this will vary in individual environments. How Detectable Are We. Information is supplied in good faith and without warranty. Detectamet products are not suitable for use in a microwave.