Fabric Bakelite Rod 20mm Diameter x 500mm Long

Solid Bakelite Round Bar reinforced with canvas.

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20mm Dia half lengths of this tough, strong and durable form of rigid rod. Fabric reinforced Bakelite Rod combines excellent machinability and electrical insulation performance with an economic price.

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  • High strength with excellent machinability
  • Good electrical insulation characteristics
  • Very economical

Fabric Bakelite Rod is a tough, strong and economical form of solid rod available in a selection of sizes. Made from phenolic resin reinforced with layers of woven cloth, this brown rod will handle temperatures up to 125°C. Bakelite Rod also has good electrical insulation characteristics and is widely used in low to medium voltage applications.

The number one reason people have and continue to choose Bakelite Rod is its combination of strength, insulation and low cost. It can be easily and accurately drilled, cut and machined to whatever shape is required.

Applications for Bakelite Rod

  • Mechanical supports
  • Insulating washers and sleeves
  • Gears
  • Rollers
  • Saw guides
  • Pulleys
  • Conveyor wheels
  • Custom electrical insulation components


Are other colours available?

Not as standard unfortunately. We do know they can be produced but we are unable to offer them due to very high minimum order quantity (1000’s of metres) requirements.

How do I cut it?

Normal saw blades are able to work through it.

Can it be drilled?

Yes, Bakelite Rod can be drilled without fracturing the material. Normal drill bits should be ok to use.

Colour Brown
Continuous Operating Temperature 125°C
Flexural Strength 103 MPa
Impact Strength 24.5 KJ/m²
Tensile Strength 63.8 MPa (Minimum)
SKU SWM000068P01V0004
Shipping Weight 0.8100kg
Shipping Width 0.030m
Shipping Height 0.030m
Shipping Length 0.520m
Shipping Cubic 0.000468000m3
Unit Of Measure ea

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