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Polyamide
 
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State: partially aromatic
Additives: 60% glass fiber reinforced
Material Properties
 Mechanical Properties Conditions
State 1 State 2 ASTM
Flexural Modulus (MPa)  18492   23 ºC   D790
Tensile Strength (MPa)  250 at break   D638
Flexural Strength (MPa)
at yield or break
 394     D790
Elongation at break (%)   3     D638
Hardness   91  Rockwell   D638
Izod Impact (J/cm of notch)
1/8" thick specimen unless noted
  1.2     D256A

 Thermal Properties Conditions
Pressure State ASTM
Coef of Thermal Expansion (10-6/ºC)   11     D696
Deflection Temperature (ºC)  238   1.82 MPa   D648

 Physical & Electrical Properties Conditions
State ASTM
Specific Gravity  1.72   D792
Water Absorption (% weight increase)  3.8  saturated D570
 0.36  after 24 hrs D570

 Processing Properties Conditions
Type ASTM
Melting Temperature (ºC)  260  Tm, crystalline  
Processing Temperature (ºC)  132 - 154  general  
Linear Mold Shrinkage (cm/cm)  0.0015 - 0.008   D955
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EMS-American Grilon, Inc. Sumter, SC   
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