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TYPICAL
PHYSICAL
MECHANICAL
THERMAL
ELECTRICAL
ALL PROPERTIES


MATERIALS TENSILE
STRENGTH


73º F
FLEX MOD
OF
ELASTICITY

73º F
IZOD
IMPACT

(notched)
73º F
HEAT
DEFLECT
TEMP

66psi / 264psi
WATER
ABSORPTION

Immersion
24 Hours
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ABS

a

4,100

c

304,000

b

7.7
200      1770.30
ACRYLIC
(Continuously Processed)

b

10,000

c

480,000

a

0.4
  -        1950.20
KYDEX®
100

a

6,100

c

335,000

c

18.0
  -        1730.05 - 0.08
NORYL®
(Modified PPO)

a

9,600

c

370,000

b

3.5
279      2540.07
PETG

a

7,700

c

310,000

b

1.7
164      1570.20
POLYCARBONATE

a

9,500

c

345,000

c

12.0 - 16.0
280      2700.15
POLYCARBONATE
(20% Glass Filled)

b

16,000

c

800,000

b

2.0
300      2950.16
POLYSTYRENE
(High Impact)

a

3,500

c

310,000

b

2.0
  -        185-
POLYSULFONE

b

10,200

c

390,000

b

1.3
358      3450.30
PVC
(Rigid)

a

7,500

c

481,000

b

1.0
  -        1580.06
RADEL R®

b

10,100

c

350,000

b

13
  -        4050.37
ULTEM®

b

15,200

c

480,000

b

1.0
410      3920.25
ULTEM®
(30% Glass Filled)

b

24,500
1,300,000

b

1.6
414      4100.16
ACETAL
(Copolymer)

a

9,800

c

370,000

b

1.0
316      2300.20
ACETAL
(Homopolymer)

b

10,000

c

420,000

b

1.5
336      2570.25
HDPE

a

4,000

c

200,000
-172        -  0.10
LDPE

a

1,400

b

30,000
no break122        -  0.10
NYLON
(6 Cast)

b

10,000 - 13,500

c

420,000 - 500,000

a

0.7 - 0.9
400-430        200-4000.60 - 1.20
NYLON
(6/6 Extruded)

b

12,400

c

410,000

b

1.2
  -        1941.20
PBT

a

8,690

c

330,000

b

1.5
310      1300.08
PEEK

b

14,000

c

590,000

b

1.6
  -        3060.50
PET
(Semicrystalline)

b

11,500

c

400,000

a

0.7
240      1750.10
PP
(Homopolymer)

a

5,400

c

225,000

b

1.2
210        -  slight
PP
(Copolymer)

a

3,800

c

215,000

c

12.5
190        -  slight
PPS

b

12,500

c

600,000

a

0.5
400      2200.02
PTFE

a

1,500 - 3,000

b

72,000

b

3.5
250        -  <0.01
PVDF
(Homopolymer)

a

7,800

c

310,000

b

3.0
300      2350.02
UHMW-PE

a

3,100

c

110,000

c

18.01
  -          -  slight
POLYAMIDE-IMIDE
TECATOR™ 2154

b

21,000

c

711,000

b

2.3
  -        5320.30
POLYIMIDE
VESPEL® SP-1

b

12,500²

c

450,000

a

0.8
  -       ~6800.24
POLYIMIDE
VESPEL® SP-21

a

9,500²

c

550,000

a

0.8
  -       ~6800.19
POLYIMIDE
VESPEL® SP-22

a

7,500²

c

700,000
-  -          -  0.14
POLYIMIDE
VESPEL® SP-211

a

6,500²

c

450,000
-  -          -  0.21
POLYIMIDE
VESPEL® SP-3

a

8,200²

c

475,000

a

0.4
  -          -  0.23
POLYIMIDE
VESPEL® SCP-5000

b

23,600²

c

836,000
--0.08
POLYIMIDE
VESPEL® SCP-50094

b

18,000²

c

923,000
--0.06
POLYIMIDE
VESPEL® SCP-5050

b

10,500²

c

1,130,000
--0.04
XX
(Paper Phenolic)

b

11,500

a

-

a

0.4
--
CE
(Canvas Phenolic)

a

9,000
1,500,000

b

1.5
--
LE
(Linen Phenolic)

a

9,000
1,200,000

b

1.1
--
FR-4
(Glass Epoxy)

b

38,000
2,400,000---
G7
(Glass Silicone)

b

34,600

a

-
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