Americhem’s polymer technology expertise supports our military with globally deployed technologies that meet a variety of requirements and outside agency regulations.
Americhem’s full portfolio of polymers and fillers meet and exceed the wide range of Department of Defense (DoD) military specifications with regard to plastic materials. We are experienced in hitting requirements of strength, toughness, chemical resistance, and dimensional stability for the extreme environmental conditions today’s military may face. Our experienced team is ready to tackle future Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) applications, as well as formulate compounds to meet the functional requirements of various MIL-SPECS, ASTM specs, ATEX, UL, and CSA agency needs.
At Americhem, we are committed to developing polymeric solutions for our customers that face an array of challenges during their manufacturing processes. Click the button below to tell us about your wants, needs, or problems you face in your projects; we’ll come up with a compound or masterbatch solution for you.
Most defense applications involve the need for strength, toughness, temperature resistance, chemical resistance and dimensional stability. There are a vast range of requirements for military and defense equipment for a wide variety of end use applications. Americhem has a complete line of Semi-Crystalline and Amorphous High Temperature Compounds along with reinforcements and fillers such as carbon fiber, aramid fiber, graphene, ceramics, electrically and thermally conductive additives, EMI/RFI materials and high specific gravity fillers to custom-tailored your compound to meet the most demanding requirements of mission-critical applications:
- Weapons & Firearms
- Precision Targeting Systems
- Observation Systems
- Sensor Systems
- Frangible Projectiles
- Night Vision Systems
- Misc. Ordnance
Americhem provides material selection expertise with our unbiased selection method and the ability to use every polymer from ABS to PEEK. You can be certain your needs will be addressed with our experience using a wide variety of fillers that can solve application needs such as lubrication, electronic conductivity, antistatic, thermally conductive, high specific gravity, infrared absorbing and reflecting, and more. We have all of the tools to meet the challenging needs of future technologies, where in most cases, multiple requirements are needed to achieve success.