Polyphthalamide Reinforced with 33% Glass Fibre (PPA+GF33)

Alternative and trade names
Amodel®, TECACOMP®, Radiflam®, Radilon®
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Description

It is is a 33% glass fiber reinforced Polyamide 46. It can be heat stabilized. It has a high heat deflection temperature, high flexural modulus and high tensile strength. Excellent creep resistance and low moisture absorption are also characteristic of this resin.

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Properties

General

PropertyValue

Density

1.43 - 1.49 g/cm³

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Mechanical

PropertyValueComment

Elastic modulus

11.5 - 14.0 GPa

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Elongation

2.0 - 2.5 %

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Impact strength, Charpy notched

6.0 - 14.0 kJ/m²

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Impact strength, Charpy unnotched

40 kJ/m²

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50 kJ/m²

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Tensile strength

170.0 - 200.0 MPa

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at 2-2.5% strain

Thermal

PropertyValueComment

Coefficient of thermal expansion

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

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Max service temperature

280 °C

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Short

160.0 - 165.0 °C

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Long

Melting point

310.0 - 327.0 °C

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Specific heat capacity

1200 J/(kg·K)

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Thermal conductivity

0.34 W/(m·K)

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Flammability

UL 94 HB

Electrical

PropertyValue

Dielectric constant

3.4 [-]

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4.7 [-]

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Electrical resistivity

1000000000000.0 - 20000000000000.0 Ω·m

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Optical

PropertyValue

Transparency

no

Technological properties

Property
Application areas

cell phones, connectors, housings, fuel lines

Fillers

33% Glass Fiber

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Processing methods

Injection molding