XX Paper Phenolic
High strength, low cost composite made from phenolic resin impregnated into layers of paper
XX Paper Phenolic is a high strength composite made by impregnating phenolic resin into layers of paper. XX paper phenolic is strong and stiff, with excellent creep resistance and outstanding dimensional stability. Its used for a wide variety of mechanical and electrical applications including table tops, jigs, fixtures, and insulators for electromechanical devices.
Paper phenolic is available in a number of different grades, each of which is engineered to meet specific mechanical, electrical, and fabrication (machining or die cutting) requirements.
Tech Tip– Paper phenolic, a thermoset compposite material, offers strength, stiffness, and dimensional stability at a cost lower than more expensive thermoplastics with comparable mechanical properties.
Shop for XX Paper Phenolic
36 in x 48 in – 48 in x 96 in
0.031 in – 2 in
0.062 in – 2.250 in
Length, width, thickness, and diameter tolerances vary by size, by manufacturer, brand, and grade. Custom sizes available upon request.
Properties of XX Paper Phenolic
Typical properties OF XX PAPER PHENOLIC
|Tensile strength (CW)
|Flexural Strength (CW)
|Izod impact (notched, CW)
||ft-lbs/in of notch
|Maximum continuous service
temperature in air
(immersion 24 hours)
Values may vary according to brand name. Please ask your Curbell Plastics representative for more specific information about an individual brand.
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