LEXAN™ Copolymer LUX9130C - Americas

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Description

Lexan* LUX9130C Polycarbonate (PC) resin is a non-filled, injection moldable grade. This non-chlorinated, non-brominated flame retardant PC has an UL-94 V0 rating at 1.5 mm, high flow capability and is UV stabilized providing additional weathering capability. Lexan* LUX9130C is available in clear transparent and tinted color options that is an excellent candidate for a wide variety of applications.

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Properties

General

Density

ρ

1.2 g/cm³ at 23 °C

ISO 1183

Moisture absorption

cmoisture

0.11 % at 23 °C

ISO 62 | (23°C / 50% RH)

Relative density

ρrel

1.19 [-] at 23 °C

ASTM D 792 |

Water absorption

cwater

0.13 % at 23 °C

ISO 62-1 | (23°C/saturated)

Mechanical

Elastic modulus

E

2.3 GPa at 23 °C

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ISO 527 | 1 mm/min

Elongation

A

73 % at 23 °C

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ISO 527 | break, 50 mm/min

Flexural modulus

Ebend

2.4 GPa at 23 °C

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ISO 178 | 2 mm/min

Flexural strength

σbend

96 MPa at 23 °C

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ISO 178 | yield, 2 mm/min

Hardness, Ball Indentation

HBI

138 MPa at 23 °C

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ISO 2039-1 | H358/30

Impact strength, Charpy notched

Ivnot

10 kJ/m² at 23 °C

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ISO 179/1eA | V-notch Edgew 80*10*3 sp=62mm, 23°C

Impact strength, Charpy unnotched Iunnot

ISO 179/1eU | Unnotch Edgew 80*10*3 sp=62mm, -30°C

Impact strength, Izod notched

IIzod,not

9 kJ/m² at 23 °C

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ISO 180/1A | notched 80*10*3, -30°C

Impact strength, Izod notched, ASTM

IIzod,not,astm

85 J/m at 23 °C

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ASTM D 256 | notched, -30°C

Impact strength, Izod unnotched IIzod,unnot

ISO 180/1U | 80*10*3, 23°C

Impact strength, Izod unnotched, ASTM IIzod,unnot,astm

ASTM D 4812 | 23°C

Instrumented Impact, Total Energy

ItotalE

65 J at 23 °C

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ASTM D 3763 | 23°C

Tensile strength

Rm

63 MPa at 23 °C

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ISO 527 | yield, 50 mm/min

Thermal

Ball Pressure Test

Pass

Coefficient of thermal expansion

α

7.7E-5 1/K at 23 °C

ISO 11359-2 | 23°C to 80°C

Coefficient of thermal expansion, transverse

αtrans

8E-5 1/K at 23 °C

ISO 11359-2 | 23°C to 80°C

Flammability

UL Yellow Card Link: https://iq.ul.com/ul/cert.aspx?ULID=101088463 | UL Recognized, 94V-0 Flame Class Rating: 1.5 mm UL 94 | UL Recognized, 94V-2 Flame Class Rating: 0.4 mm UL 94 | UL Recognized, 94V-2 Flame Class Rating: 0.4 mm UL 94 | Glow Wire Ignitability Temperature, 1.5 mm: 850 °C IEC 60695-2-13 | Glow Wire Flammability Index, 1.5 mm: 960 °C IEC 60695-2-12 | UV-light, water exposure/immersion: F1 - UL 746C

Glow Wire Ignition Temperature

GWIT

850 °C

IEC 60695-2-13 | 3.0 mm

Heat deflection temperature, 0.45 MPa

HDT0.45,MPa

131 °C

ISO 75/Be | Edgew 120*10*4 sp=100mm

Heat deflection temperature, 1.80 MPa

HDT1.8,MPa

121 °C

ISO 75/Ae | Edgew 120*10*4 sp=100mm

Relative temperature index, electrical

RTIel

130 °C

UL 746B

Relative temperature index, mechanical impact

RTIimp

120 °C

UL 746B

Relative temperature index, mechanical strength

RTIstr

130 °C

UL 746B

Vicat softening temperature

Tsoft

146 °C

ISO 306 | Rate A/50

Electrical

Comparative tracking index

CTI

3 V at 23 °C

UL 746A | (UL) {PLC}

Dielectric constant, 1GHz

εr,1GHz

2.78 [-] at 23 °C

ASTM ES 7-83 | 1.1 GHz

Dielectric constant, 1MHz

εr,1MHz

2.7 [-] at 23 °C

IEC 62631-2-1

Dielectric constant, 60Hz

εr,60Hz

2.4 [-] at 23 °C

IEC 62631-2-1 | 50/60 Hz

Dielectric strength

EDS

34 kV/mm at 23 °C

IEC 60243-1 | in oil, 0.8 mm

Dissipation factor, 1GHz

ε''1GHz

5.6E-3 [-] at 23 °C

ASTM ES 7-83 |

Dissipation factor, 1MHz

ε''1MHz

0.01 [-] at 23 °C

IEC 62631-2-1

Dissipation factor, 50Hz

ε''50Hz

1E-3 [-] at 23 °C

IEC 62631-2-1 | 50/60 Hz

High Amp Arc Ignition

HAI

0.4 mm at 23 °C

UL 746A | PLC 1

Hot-Wire Ignition

HWI

0.4 mm at 23 °C

UL 746A | PLC 3

Sheet resistivity, ROA

ρel,sheet, ROA

1.00E+16 - 1.00E+17 Ω at 23 °C

IEC 62631-3-2

Volume resistivity

ρel, vol

1.00E+16 - 1.00E+17 Ω·cm at 23 °C

IEC 62631-3-1

Optical

Transmission

t

91 %

ASTM D 1003 | 2.54 mm

Rheological Properties

Melt mass-flow rate

MFR

18 g/10min

ASTM D 1238 | 300°C/1.2 kgf

Melt volume-flow rate

MVR

17 cm³/10min

ISO 1133 | MVR at 300°C/1.2 kg

Shrinkage

cshrink

0.55 % at 23 °C

SABIC method | 3.2 mm

Shrinkage, transverse

cshrink, trans

0.6 % at 23 °C

SABIC method | 3.2 mm

Technological properties

Application areas

LED Lighting, Non-LED Lighting

Availability

Europe,Asia,Americas

Features

Low Smoke and Toxicity

Processing Tag

Processing methods

Drying Temperature: 120 °C | Drying Time: 3 to 4.0 hrs | Drying Time (Cumulative): 48 hrs | Maximum Moisture Content: 0.02 % | Melt Temperature: 280 to 305.0 °C | Nozzle Temperature: 275 to 300.0 °C | Front - Zone 3 Temperature: 280 to 305.0 °C | Middle - Zone 2 Temperature: 270 to 295.0 °C | Rear - Zone 1 Temperature: 260 to 280.0 °C | Mold Temperature: 70 to 95.0 °C | Back Pressure: 0.3 to 0.7 MPa | Screw Speed: 40 to 70.0 rpm | Shot to Cylinder Size: 40 to 60.0 % | Vent Depth: 0.025 to 0.076 mm

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