Kynar Flex® 2900-04 America

Alternative and trade names
PVDF
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Description

Kynar Flex® resins are fluorinated thermoplastic copolymers.

Kynar Flex® 2900-04 resin is a pelletized, semi-crystalline VF based copolymer. It can be used in extrusion applications such as flexible wire jacketing, or injection molding applications where higher Limiting Oxygen Index is needed for flame and smoke applications.

Additional characteristics:

  • Excellent thermal stability
  • Excellent abrasion resistance
  • Extremely flexible and tough

    Meets UL 910 requirements

  • This material data has been provided by Arkema High Performance Polymers.

    All metrics apply to room temperature unless otherwise stated. SI units used unless otherwise stated.
    Equivalent standards are similar to one or more standards provided by the supplier. Some equivalent standards may be stricter whereas others may be outside the bounds of the original standard.

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    Properties

    General

    PropertyTemperatureValueComment

    Abrasion resistance, weight loss

    16 - 19 mg

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    ASTM-G195-13A, CS 17 1000g:pad, 1000 cycles

    Coefficient of friction, kinetic

    0.33 [-]

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    ASTM D1894, vs Steel

    Coefficient of friction, static

    0.33 [-]

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    ASTM D1894, vs Steel

    Density

    23.0 °C

    1.77 - 1.8 g/cm³

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    ASTM D792

    Limiting oxygen index

    23.0 °C

    75 %

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    ASTM D2863

    Water absorption

    23.0 °C

    0.03 - 0.05 %

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    ASTM D570

    Mechanical

    PropertyTemperatureValueComment

    Compressive strength

    23.0 °C

    31 - 41.4 MPa

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    ASTM D695

    Elastic modulus

    23.0 °C

    0.55 - 0.9 GPa

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    ASTM D638

    Elongation

    23.0 °C

    100 - 300 %

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    ASTM D638

    Elongation at yield

    23.0 °C

    15 - 25 %

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    ASTM D638

    Flexural modulus

    23.0 °C

    0.48 - 0.76 GPa

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    ASTM D790

    Hardness, Shore D

    23.0 °C

    60 - 70 [-]

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    ASTM D2240

    Impact strength, Charpy notched, ASTM

    23.0 °C

    534 - 1070 J/m

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    ASTM D256

    Tensile strength

    23.0 °C

    20 - 27.6 MPa

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    ASTM D638

    Yield strength

    23.0 °C

    20 - 34.5 MPa

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    ASTM D638

    Impact strength, Charpy unnotched, ASTM

    No Break @ 23°C, ASTM D256

    Thermal

    PropertyTemperatureValueComment

    Coefficient of thermal expansion

    23.0 °C

    1.26E-4 - 1.85E-4 1/K

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    ASTM D696

    Glass transition temperature

    -41.1 - -39.4 °C

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    ASTM D7028

    Heat deflection temperature, 0.45 MPa

    60 - 75 °C

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    ASTM D648, 248 °F/hr

    Heat deflection temperature, 1.80 MPa

    40 - 55 °C

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    ASTM D648, 248 °F/hr

    Melting point

    140 - 145 °C

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    ASTM D3418

    Specific heat capacity

    23.0 °C

    745 - 958 J/(kg·K)

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    DSC

    Thermal conductivity

    23.0 °C

    0.14 - 0.18 W/(m·K)

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    ASTM D433

    Thermal decomposition in air

    375 °C

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    TGA, 1% wt. loss

    Thermal decomposition in nitrogen

    410 °C

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    TGA, 1% wt. loss

    Flammability

    At thickness 1.5 mm IEC 60695-11-10: V-0, At thickness 0.8 mm IEC 60695-11-10: V-0 and yellow card available

    Electrical

    PropertyTemperatureValueComment

    Dielectric constant, 1KHz

    23.0 °C

    3.5 - 10.6 [-]

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    ASTM D150

    Dielectric strength

    23.0 °C

    51.2 - 59.1 kV/mm

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    ASTM D149

    Dissipation factor, 100kHz

    23.0 °C

    0.02 - 0.21 [-]

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    ASTM D150

    Volume resistivity

    23.0 °C

    2.00E+14 Ω·cm

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    ASTM D257, 65% RH

    Rheological Properties

    PropertyTemperatureValueComment

    Melt mass-flow rate

    4 - 21 g/10min

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    ASTM D1238, 230°C/3.8kg

    Melt viscosity

    23.0 °C

    6 - 1200 Pa·s

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    ASTM D3835

    Technological properties

    Property
    Application areas

    Automotive Cables,Performance Wire,Plenum Cable,Plenum Conduit,PVDF Cable Jacketing,Wire and Cables