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Roller coasters wheels, bumpers, chain channel, and slides need to be durable, wear resistant, skid resistant and abrasion resistant.

Redwood has developed innovative solutions in a variety of applications that can help prolong the life of your equipment, minimize damage and improving handling and maneuverability with a longer wear life than traditional materials.

recreational heat and abrasion resistant UHMW plastics


A P P L I C A T I O N S :

Bearings, grates, bushings, seals, washers, wear plates, roller coaster wheels, bumper pads, chain wear parts, wear strip, slides, guides, wear liners, sprockets, water slide parts, gondola parts, etc.

R E D C O™  F E A T U R E   A P P L I C A T I O N S :

Redco™ UHMW Wearstrips

Redco™ UHMW Wearstrip offers superior protection for rails, chain and other moving machinery. Redco™ UHMW-PE wearstrip is easy to install, weighing about 1/8 that of steel.

It can outwear steel by up to 6 times and can reduce noise levels by 50%. Redco™ Black UHMW has good dielectric properties and will not absorb water or swell.

Available in various thicknesses and widths in 120″ lengths.


  • Eliminates wear on the bottom and side rails
  • Corrosion resistant
  • Light weight
  • Easy to install

Common Wearstrip Configurations: