Rick. UHMW it is a type of vinyl /nylon /Acetal but good for rollers etc as it stands up to wear better. Johnh
Slippery UHMW Polyethylene Rod, 1-3/4" Diameter | McMaster-CarrMcMaster-Carr
Ordered at 4pm yesterday from McMaster-Carr. Arrived at 10am today. Can't complain about that. This was nowhere near the top of my list of things to do but looks like a quick little project.
If you don't have a lathe, or a brother with a lathe, there are online sellers who will make custom Delrin "bushings" to order. For instance:CUSTOM DELRIN/ACETAL Plastic bushings,...
Thanks for the offer Scott. I'll chuck them up on my wood lathe to drill and touch up any diameter adjustment. It should be sufficient for the precision necessary on these pieces. Hopefully I'll...
If you need a set and don't have the means to make them yourself, send me PM and I'll mail a set to the first 2 requesters.
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