SKYi Stark EH2118

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Description

SKYi Stark EH2118.is a special PET-35% Long glass Fibre Thermoplastic grade for injection moulding. SKYi Stark EH2118 is available both in black and natural.

This material data has been provided by BUFA.

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

Properties

General

PropertyTemperatureValue

Density

20.0 °C

1.63 g/cm³

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Moisture absorption

20.0 °C

0.35 %

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Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Elongation

20.0 °C

2.3 %

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ISO 527-I

Flexural modulus

20.0 °C

12 GPa

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ISO 178

Flexural strength

20.0 °C

260 MPa

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ISO 178

Impact strength, Charpy notched

20.0 °C

15 kJ/m²

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ISO 179-I

Tensile strength

20.0 °C

192 MPa

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ISO 527-I

Thermal

PropertyValueComment

Heat deflection temperature, 0.45 MPa

250 °C

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min. ISO 75-I

Technological properties

Property
Application areas

SKYi Stark EH2118 is intended for injection moulding of technical applications. The excellent properties of SKYi Stark EH2118 make it suitable for: Electrical components, automotive parts, interior, exterior and under the bonnet, structural furniture parts, load bearing, demanding components for various engineering sectors.

SKYi Stark EH2118 can, in many of these applications, substitute other engineering plastics or metal alloys.

Color

Available both in black and natural.

Other

Safety: SKYi Stark EH2118 is not classified as a dangerous preparation. Dust and fines from the product may give a risk for dust explosion. All equipment should be properly earthed. Inhalation of dust may irritate the respiratory system and should be avoided. During processing of the product small amounts of fumes are generated, which require proper ventilation.


Recycling: The product is suitable for recycling using modern methods of shredding and cleaning. Inhouse production waste should be kept clean to facilitate direct recycling. The Materials Safety Data Sheet is available on request. Please contact your SKYi representative for more details on various aspects of safety, recovery and disposal of the product.

Processing methods

Injection Molding:

Feed section (°C)Nozzle (°C)Melt temperature (°C)Mold temperature (°C)
255-285280-290220-28040 – 60