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Glossary » Materials » Polymers » Polyphthalamide » 51% Glass / Mineral Reinforced
51% Glass / Mineral Reinforced PTA is a subcategory of Polyphthalamide. The additative is added by weight during the manufacturing process. Its flexural strength ranges from 24000 to 28400 MPa. Its elongation at break ranges from 1.9 to 2 %. Its specific gravity ranges from 1.66 to 1.68.
Polyphthalamide, also known as PTA, is a thermoplastic polycondensate.
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Other common Polyphthalamide (PTA) include Extra Tough PTA, 45% Glass Reinforced PTA, 33% Glass Reinforced, V-0 PTA, 40% Mineral Reinforced PTA, 40% Glass / Mineral Reinforced, Heat Stablized PTA, 50% Glass / Mineral Reinforced, V-0 PTA, 15% Glass Reinforced PTA, 15% Glass Reinforced, V-0 PTA, 45% Glass Reinforced, V-0 PTA, 40% Glass / Mineral Reinforced PTA, and 40% Mineral Reinforced, Heat Stablized PTA.
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