Rilsan® BESNO MED

Alternative and trade names
PA11
Want to keep this datasheet? Save it now in your required format

Description

PA11,EHL,22-010

Rilsan® BESNO MED resin is a polyamide 11 produced from a renewable source. This grade dedicated to extrusion offers the highest quality and it is specifically designed to meet the stringent requirements of the medical applications such as minimally invasive devices. Upon request, letters regarding USP Class VI compliance can be provided. The percentage of renewable carbon according to ASTM D6866 (calculated) is 100%.

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.

Ashby charts

See where falls on the material property chart for against in your materials selection and design process. Our Ashby charts are interactive with more technical data upon clicking. Sign up to get access to this premium feature for free.

Properties

General

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Bio-based content

100 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Bio-based content of 100 %

ASTM D6866

Density

23.0 °C

1.02 g/cm³

Show Supplier Material materials with Density of 1.02 g/cm³

ISO 1183

Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Elastic modulus

23.0 °C

1.2 GPa

Show Supplier Material materials with Elastic modulus of 1.2 GPa

ISO 527-1/-2, Conditioned

Elongation

23.0 °C

50 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Elongation of 50 %

min., ISO 527-1/-2, nominal, Conditioned

Elongation at yield

23.0 °C

6 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Elongation at yield of 6 %

ISO 527-1/-2, Conditioned

Hardness, Shore D

23.0 °C

71 [-]

Show Supplier Material materials with Hardness, Shore D of 71 [-]

ISO 7619-1, 15 seconds

Yield strength

23.0 °C

40 MPa

Show Supplier Material materials with Yield strength of 40 MPa

ISO 527-1/-2, Conditioned

Thermal

PropertyValueComment

Melting point

186 °C

Show Supplier Material materials with Melting point of 186 °C

ISO 11357-1/-3, 10°C/min

Technological properties

Property
Application areas

Main applications:

  • Medical tubing
  • Catheters
  • Wire and Cables
  • Healthcare - IV Bags,Medical Catheters

  • Certifications

    USP Class VI

    Other

    Packaging:

  • This grade is delivered dried in sealed packaging (44 lb bags) ready to be processed.

    Shelf Life:

  • Two years from the delivery. For any use above this limit, please refer to our technical services.

  • Processing methods

    Extrusion:

  • Typical melt temperature (Min / Recommended / Max) : 230°C / 250°C / 280°C.
  • Drying time and temperature (only necessary for bags opened for more than two hours) : 4-8 hours at 65-80°C.