Polycarbonate Reinforced with 20% Glass Fibre (PC+GF20)

Alternative and trade names
Makrolon®, Lupilon®, Edgetek™
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Description

Reinforced Polycarbonate with 20% glass fiber with high viscosity and easy release.

This material data has been provided by M-Base.

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

PropertyValue

Density

1.3 - 1.35 g/cm³

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Mechanical

PropertyValueComment

Elastic modulus

5.6 - 6.5 GPa

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Elongation

2.0 - 4.0 %

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Impact strength, Charpy notched

6.0 - 13.0 kJ/m²

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Impact strength, Charpy unnotched

35 kJ/m²

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60 kJ/m²

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Tensile strength

50.0 - 110.0 MPa

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at 2-4% strain

Thermal

PropertyValueComment

Coefficient of thermal expansion

2.5e-05 - 7e-05 1/K

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Max service temperature

115.0 - 150.0 °C

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Short

115.0 - 130.0 °C

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Long

Thermal conductivity

0.23 - 0.34 W/(m·K)

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Flammability

UL 94 V2-V0

Electrical

PropertyValue

Dielectric constant

3.2 [-]

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3.4 [-]

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Electrical resistivity

10000000000000.0 - 100000000000000.0 Ω·m

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Optical

PropertyValue

Transparency

no

Technological properties

Property
Application areas

housing parts, handheld surgical devices, electrical components, electrical boxes

Fillers

20% Glass Fiber

Processing methods

Injection molding, extrusion