SABIC® PC Resin PC5800

Want to keep this datasheet? Save it now in your required format

Description

PC5800 resin is a very high flow (MFR = 8.9 at 250C/1.2kg) polycarbonate product designed for use in the optical media market. .

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

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

Density

23.0 °C

1.2 g/cm³

Show Material materials with Density of 1.2 g/cm³

ASTM D 792

Water absorption

23.0 °C

0.35 %

Show Material materials with Water absorption of 0.35 %

ISO 62

Water absorption, equilibrium

23.0 °C

0.35 %

Show Material materials with Water absorption, equilibrium of 0.35 %

ASTM D 570

Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Elastic modulus

23.0 °C

2.35 GPa

Show Material materials with Elastic modulus of 2.35 GPa

ASTM D 638 | 50 mm/min

Elongation at yield

23.0 °C

6 %

Show Material materials with Elongation at yield of 6 %

ASTM D 638 | Type I, 50 mm/min

Flexural modulus

23.0 °C

2.3 GPa

Show Material materials with Flexural modulus of 2.3 GPa

ISO 178 | 2 mm/min

Flexural yield strength

23.0 °C

90 MPa

Show Material materials with Flexural yield strength of 90 MPa

ISO 178 | 2 mm/min

Impact strength, Izod notched

-30.0 °C

12 kJ/m²

Show Material materials with Impact strength, Izod notched of 12 kJ/m²

ISO 180/1A

23.0 °C

15 kJ/m²

Show Material materials with Impact strength, Izod notched of 15 kJ/m²

ISO 180/1A

Yield strength

23.0 °C

60 MPa

Show Material materials with Yield strength of 60 MPa

ASTM D 638 | Type I, 50 mm/min

Impact strength, Izod unnotched

No Break @ 23,-30°C| ISO 180/1U

Thermal

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Coefficient of thermal expansion

23.0 °C

7E-5 1/K

Show Material materials with Coefficient of thermal expansion of 7E-5 1/K

ASTM E 831 | -40°C to 95°C

Heat deflection temperature, 0.45 MPa

132 °C

Show Material materials with Heat deflection temperature, 0.45 MPa of 132 °C

ISO 75/Bf | 0.45 MPa

Thermal conductivity

23.0 °C

0.2 W/(m·K)

Show Material materials with Thermal conductivity of 0.2 W/(m·K)

ISO 8302

Vicat softening temperature

138 °C

Show Material materials with Vicat softening temperature of 138 °C

ASTM D 1525 | Rate B/50

Electrical

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Dielectric constant

23.0 °C

3 [-]

Show Material materials with Dielectric constant of 3 [-]

IEC 60250 | at 1 MHz

Dissipation factor

23.0 °C

0.01 [-]

Show Material materials with Dissipation factor of 0.01 [-]

IEC 60250 | at 1 MHz

Optical

PropertyValueComment

Refractive index

1.59 [-]

Show Material materials with Refractive index of 1.59 [-]

ISO 489

Rheological Properties

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Melt mass-flow rate

8.9 g/10min

Show Material materials with Melt mass-flow rate of 8.9 g/10min

ASTM D 1238 | 250°C/1.2 kgf

Melt volume-flow rate

8 cm³/10min

Show Material materials with Melt volume-flow rate of 8 cm³/10min

ISO 1133 | 250°C/1.2 kg

Shrinkage

23.0 °C

0.5 - 0.7 %

Show Material materials with Shrinkage of 0.5 - 0.7 %

SABIC method

Technological properties

Property
Application areas

Data Management

Processing methods

Drying Temperature: 120°C, Drying Time: 4-6hrs, Maximum Moisture Content: 0.02%, Melt Temperature: 340-370°C, Nozzle Temperature: 340-370°C, Front - Zone 3 Temperature: 350-380°C, Middle - Zone 2 Temperature: 320-340°C, Rear - Zone 1 Temperature: 270-290°C, Hopper Temperature: 60-80°C, Mold Temperature: 75-95°C