M-B Industries, Inc. doing business as:
Sunbelt Spring & Stamping
Michell-Bissell provides ceramic thread guides. The ceramic can be a stand alone piece or installed on a metal holding mechanism. These thread guides can be customized to the customers' needs. Our catalog of standard products is shown below.
Titanium Dioxide - Natural
A very hard, homogeneous Ceramic. Properties contribute to excellent surface finishes having exceptional wear resistance and excellent dimensional accuracy. Chemically inert. Color: Tan, Moh's Hardness 8. When ordering, specify part followed by TN. for material required.
Titanium Dioxide - Conductive
Identical to standard Titanium Dioxide with the added feature of being electrically conductive - eliminating static problems in all yarns. Color: Black. Moh's Hardness 8. When ordering, specify part number followed by TC for material.
Sapphire hard - Moh's Hardness 9. Homogeneous, chemically inert, mechanically strong. Properties contribute to excellent surface finishes and excellent dimensional accuracy. Ultimate for long life in thread guides. Colors: White; Light Pink; Dark Pink. When ordering, specify part number followed by AL for material required.
This material is still preferred by some customers. Our line of guides is shown below.
Ceramic Thread Guides
Ceramics Thread Guides
Pulleys with Bearings