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Additives: ABS / Nylon
Material Properties
 Mechanical Properties Conditions
State 1 State 2 ASTM
Elastic Modulus (MPa)   1794 - 2208  tensile   D638
Flexural Modulus (MPa)   1725 - 2139   23 ºC   D790
Tensile Strength (MPa)   28 - 41 at break   D638
  30 - 43 at yield   D638
Flexural Strength (MPa)
at yield or break
  61 - 75     D790
Elongation at break (%)   40 - 300     D638
Hardness   93 - 105  Rockwell R   D638
Izod Impact (J/cm of notch)
1/8" thick specimen unless noted
  8.0 - 10.6     D256A

 Thermal Properties Conditions
Pressure State ASTM
Coef of Thermal Expansion (10-6/ºC)   90 - 110     D696
Deflection Temperature (ºC)   82 - 91   0.46 MPa   D648
  54 - 66   1.82 MPa   D648

 Physical & Electrical Properties Conditions
State ASTM
Specific Gravity  1.06 - 1.07   D792

 Processing Properties Conditions
Type ASTM
Processing Temperature (ºC)  238 - 271  injection molding  
Molding Pressure (MPa)   55 - 172    
Compression Ratio  1.1 - 2    
Linear Mold Shrinkage (cm/cm)  0.003 - 0.01   D955

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