VALOX™ Resin 215HPR

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Description

Unreinforced PBT with mold release. FDA food contact compliant in limited colors. Effective March 2008 this grade will no longer be supported with biocompatibility data. Alternative grade VALOX HX215HP.

This material data has been provided by Matmatch.

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

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Density

23.0 °C

1.31 g/cm³

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ASTM D 792

Water absorption

23.0 °C

0.08 %

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ASTM D 570 | 24 Hours

Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Elongation

23.0 °C

10 %

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ASTM D 638 | Type I, 50 mm/min

Flexural modulus

23.0 °C

2.34 GPa

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ASTM D 790 | 1.3 mm/min, 50 mm span

Flexural yield strength

23.0 °C

82 MPa

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ASTM D 790 | 1.3 mm/min, 50 mm span

Impact strength, Izod notched, ASTM

23.0 °C

53 J/m

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ASTM D 256

Impact strength, Izod unnotched, ASTM

23.0 °C

1602 J/m

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ASTM D 4812

Yield strength

23.0 °C

51 MPa

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ASTM D 638 | Type I, 50 mm/min

Thermal

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Coefficient of thermal expansion

23.0 °C

1.39E-4 1/K

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ASTM E 831 | 60°C to 138°C

Heat deflection temperature, 1.80 MPa

54 °C

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ASTM D 648 | 1.82 MPa, 6.4 mm, unannealed

Rheological Properties

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Melt viscosity

23.0 °C

100 Pa·s

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SABIC method

Shrinkage

23.0 °C

1.5 - 2.3 %

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SABIC method | 2.3-4.6 mm

Shrinkage, transverse

23.0 °C

1.6 - 2.4 %

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SABIC method | 2.3-4.6 mm

Technological properties

Property
Application areas

Commercial Storage/Cookware,Food Container,Food Processor,Food Transportation,Medical Facility Infrastructure

Processing methods

Drying Temperature: 120°C, Drying Time: 3-4hrs, Drying Time (Cumulative): 12hrs, Maximum Moisture Content: 0.02%, Melt Temperature: 245-260°C, Nozzle Temperature: 240-255°C, Front - Zone 3 Temperature: 245-260°C, Middle - Zone 2 Temperature: 240-255°C, Rear - Zone 1 Temperature: 230-250°C, Mold Temperature: 50-75°C, Back Pressure: 0.3-0.7MPa, Screw Speed: 50-100rpm, Shot to Cylinder Size: 40-80%, Vent Depth: 0.013-0.025mm