Tough enough for BMX

Capron UltraTough polyamide 6 resin from Allied Signal Plastics has successfully met the stringent impact and aesthetic criteria for the Thug BMX bike wheel application.

Key development goals for the BMX wheel were light weight, maximum lateral stiffness and exceptional strength. Following material evaluation, Capron UltraTough BU50G1 was selected as offering the optimum property profile.