Crastin® PC164 NC010

Alternative and trade names
Crastin® PC164 NC010


Crastin® PC164 NC010 (Complete Data) is an Unreinforced Low Viscosity Polybutylene Terephthalate

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Density ρ

1.31 g/cm³ at 20 °C

ISO 1183

Melt mass-flow rate MFR

33 g/10min at 20 °C

ISO 1133 | 250°C/2.16kg

Shrinkage cshrink

1.6 % at 20 °C

ISO 294-4, 2577

Shrinkage, transverse cshrink, trans

1.6 % at 20 °C

ISO 294-4, 2577

Water absorption cwater

0.4 % at 20 °C

Sim. to ISO 62 | 80mil


Elastic modulus E

2.4 GPa at 20 °C

ISO 527-1/-2

Elongation A

30 % at 20 °C

ISO 527-1/-2

Elongation at yield Ay

4 % at 20 °C

ISO 527-1/-2

Impact strength, Charpy notched Ivnot

4 kJ/m² at -6 °C

ISO 179/1eA

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Impact strength, Charpy unnotched Iunnot

No Break @ 23°C, ISO 179/1eU

Poisson's ratio ν

0.38 [-] at 20 °C

Yield strength YS

55 MPa at 20 °C

ISO 527-1/-2


Coefficient of thermal expansion α

1.1E-4 1/K at 20 °C

ISO 11359-1/-2

Coefficient of thermal expansion, transverse αtrans

1.1999999999999999E-4 1/K at 20 °C

ISO 11359-1/-2


Burning Behav. at 60mil nom. thickn.: HB class, Thickness tested: 1.5 mm, Oxygen index: 22 %

Glass transition temperature Tg

55 °C

ISO 11357-1/-2 | 18°F/min

Heat deflection temperature, 0.45 MPa HDT0.45,MPa

180 °C

ISO 75-1/-2 | annealed

Heat deflection temperature, 1.80 MPa HDT1.8,MPa

60 °C

ISO 75-1/-2 | annealed

Melting point Tm

225 °C

ISO 11357-1/-3 | 18°F/min

Specific heat capacity cp

2110 J/(kg·K) at 20 °C

of melt

Vicat softening temperature Tsoft

175 °C

ISO 306 | 90°F, 2 lbf


Dielectric constant, 1MHz εr,1MHz

3.2 [-] at 20 °C

IEC 62631-2-1

Dielectric strength EDS

26 kV/mm at 20 °C

IEC 60243-1

Dissipation factor, 100Hz ε''100Hz

2E-3 [-] at 20 °C

IEC 62631-2-1

Dissipation factor, 1MHz ε''1MHz

0.02 [-] at 20 °C

IEC 62631-2-1

Electrical resistivity ρel

1.00E+13 Ω·m at 20 °C

min. | IEC 62631-3-1

Sheet resistivity ρel,sheet

1.00E+12 Ω/sq at 20 °C

IEC 62631-3-2

Technological properties

Processing methods

Drying Recommended: yes, Drying Temperature: 120°C, Drying Time, Dehumidified Dryer: 2-4h, Processing Moisture Content: ≤0.04%, Melt Temperature Optimum: 250°C, Min. melt temperature: 240°C, Max. melt temperature: 260°C, Mold Temperature Optimum: 80°C, Min. mold temperature: 30°C, Max. mold temperature: 130°C, Hold pressure range: ≥60MPa, Hold pressure time: 4s/mm, Back pressure: As low as possible, Ejection temperature: 170°C

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.