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Additives: aluminum filled
Application: casting resins and compounds
Material Properties
 Mechanical Properties Conditions
State 1 State 2 ASTM
Tensile Strength (MPa)   48 - 83 at break   D638
Compressive Strength (MPa)
at yield or break
 104 - 228     D695
Flexural Strength (MPa)
at yield or break
  59 - 166     D790
Elongation at break (%)   1 - 3     D638
Hardness   55 - 85  Rockwell M   D638
Izod Impact (J/cm of notch)
1/8" thick specimen unless noted
  0.2 - 0.8     D256A

 Thermal Properties Conditions
Pressure State ASTM
Coef of Thermal Expansion (10-6/ºC)   6     D696
Deflection Temperature (ºC)   88 - 316   1.82 MPa   D648
Thermal Conductivity (W/m-ºC)  0.627 - 1.045     C177

 Physical & Electrical Properties Conditions
State ASTM
Specific Gravity  1.4 - 1.8   D792
Water Absorption (% weight increase)  0.1 - 4  after 24 hrs D570

 Processing Properties Conditions
Type ASTM
Melting Temperature (ºC)  thermoset  Tm, crystalline  
Linear Mold Shrinkage (cm/cm)  0.001 - 0.005   D955

Suppliers
Conap, Inc. Olean, NY  800-836-3666
Emerson & Cuming Specialty Polymers Billerica, MA  800-832-4929
Epic Resins Palmyra, WI  800-242-6649
ITW Devcon Danvers, MA  800-933-8266
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