Epoxy RT500M - Tube

Alternative and trade names
NEMA GRADE: G-10, U.L. LISTED: N
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Description

RT500M is composed of a medium weight glass fabric combined with an epoxy resin system. RT500M combines excellent electrical characteristics with very good physical properties. Electrical properties maintained in high humidity conditions. It also complies with MIL-I-24768/2, Type GEE and ASTM D709 Type IV Grade G-10. RT500M is not flame resistant.

Properties

General

Density

ρ

1.86 g/cm³ at 23 °C

ASTM D792

Moisture absorption

cmoisture

0.14 % at 23 °C

ASTM D570, Condition D₁-24/23

Mechanical

Compressive modulus

Ecomp

4.83 MPa at 23 °C

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ASTM D695, Condition A

Compressive strength

Rmc

241.32 MPa at 23 °C

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ASTM D695, Condition A

Hardness, Rockwell M

HRM

105 [-] at 23 °C

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ASTM D785

Tensile strength

Rm

268.9 MPa at 23 °C

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ASTM D638, Condition A

Thermal

Flammability

UL Bulletin 94, Class HB

Glass transition temperature

Tg

170 °C

Min., DMA

Relative temperature index, electrical

RTIel

200 °C

¹

Relative temperature index, mechanical strength

RTIstr

200 °C

¹

Electrical

Breakdown voltage

Ubreak

55 - 70 kV at 23 °C

ASTM D149, Condition A (Min.) & D-48/50 (Max.)

Dielectric constant, 1MHz

εr,1MHz

4.39 - 4.46 [-] at 23 °C

ASTM D150, Condition A (Min.) & D-24/23 (Max.)

Dielectric strength

EDS

14.96 - 15.74 kV/mm at 23 °C

ASTM D149, Condition D-48/50 (Min.) & A (Max.)

Dissipation factor, 1MHz

ε''1MHz

0.02 - 0.03 [-] at 23 °C

ASTM D150, Condition A (Min.) & D-24/23 (Max.)

Technological properties

Fillers

Glass Fabric

Other

1.This temperature is a recommendation only, and based upon experience in various applications. The maximum operating temperature is dependent upon the application and should be investigated prior to use


2.The mechanical properties are converted from American unit system to International unit system.

Primary Phase

Secondary Phase

Supplier Disclaimer

This data, while believed to be accurate and based on reliable analytical methods, is for informational purposes only. The terms and conditions of the agreement under which it is sold will govern any sales of this product. Data supplied above are "typical values"; not to be considered "specification values".


To assure the material's performance is adequate for a specific application; customers should verify, independent of Norplex-Micarta, performance characteristics of interest.


It is the responsibility of the users of this information to make sure that they have the latest version of this TDB, and are urged to check with Customer Service or, preferably our web site, www.norplex-micarta.com, to determine if the information is the most current available.

This material data has been provided by Norplex Micarta.

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.