Akulon® XS32 (F-X08057)

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Description

Akulon® is our family of high performance polyamide 6 and polyamide 66 materials, used by customers across the world in applications ranging from automotive, electronics & electrical, to furniture and packaging.
We offer Akulon® grades for injection molding, blow molding and extrusion (including barrier film, stock shapes, convoluted tubes, and mono and multi filament).
In molded parts the material offers an excellent balance of easy design and processing with outstanding mechanical properties over a wide temperature range and in diverse conditions. Meanwhile for extrusion the strength, resilience and easy processing of Akulon® sets the market standards.

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Akulon® XS32 (F-X08057)

This material data has been provided by DSM.

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

Coefficient of friction, kinetic

0.8 [-]

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ISO 8295

Coefficient of friction, static

1.4 [-]

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ISO 8295

Density

23.0 °C

1.13 g/cm³

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ISO 1183

Moisture absorption

23.0 °C

2.5 %

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Sim. to ISO 62

Viscosity number

210 cm³/gr

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ISO 307, 1157, 1628

Water absorption

23.0 °C

9.5 %

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Sim. to ISO 62

Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Elastic modulus

23.0 °C

0.47 GPa

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DSM-Method, 50 mm/min

Elongation

23.0 °C

350 %

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ISO 527-3

Tensile strength

23.0 °C

32 MPa

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ISO 6383-1

Yield strength

23.0 °C

34 MPa

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ISO 527-3, Parallel

Thermal

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Coefficient of thermal expansion

23.0 °C

9E-7 1/K

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ISO 11359-1/-2, Parallel

Coefficient of thermal expansion, transverse

23.0 °C

9E-7 1/K

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ISO 11359-1/-2, Normal

Melting point

218 °C

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ISO 11357-1/-3, (10°C/min)

Specific heat capacity

23.0 °C

1550 J/(kg·K)

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Optical

PropertyValueComment

Transparency

85

DSM method

Rheological Properties

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Melt viscosity

260.0 °C

1120 Pa·s

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DSM method, 260 °C

Technological properties

Property