PVDF Properties

Physical, mechanical, thermal, electrical, and optical properties of PVDF

TYPICAL PROPERTIES
  UNITS ASTM TEST  
Tensile Strength psi D638 7,800
Flexural Modulus of Elasticity psi D790 310,000
Izod Impact (notched) ft-lbs/in of notch D256 3.0
Heat Deflection Temperature (66psi / 264psi) °F D648 300   235
Water Absorption
(Immersion 24 hours)
% D570 0.02

 

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
  UNITS ASTM TEST  
Specific Gravity - D792 1.78
Water Absorption
(Immersion 24 hours)
% D570 0.02

 

MECHANICAL PROPERTIES
  UNITS ASTM TEST  
Tensile Strength psi D638 7,800
Tensile Modulus of Elasticity psi D638 350,000
Tensile Elongation % D638 35
Flexural Strength psi D790 10,750
Flexural Modulus of Elasticity psi D790 310,000
Compressive Strength psi D695 -
Hardness scale as noted D785, D2240 M75, R84, Shore D 77
Izod Impact ft-lbs/in D256 3.0

 

THERMAL PROPERTIES
  UNITS ASTM TEST  
Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion in/in/°F x 10-5 D696 7.1
Heat Deflection Temperature (66psi / 264psi) °F D648 300   235
Max Continuous Service Temperature In Air °F - 302

 

ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES
  UNITS ASTM TEST  
Dielectric Strength V/mil D149 280

 

OPTICAL PROPERTIES
  UNITS ASTM TEST  
Light Transmittance % D1003 -
Haze % D1003 -

 

OTHER
  UNITS ASTM TEST  
Coefficient of Friction - Dynamic -

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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