LEXAN™ Copolymer HPH4504H - Asia

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Description

High heat specialty polycarbonate with enhanced autoclavability. For medical devices and pharmaceutical applications. Healthcare management of change, biocompatible (ISO10993 of USP Class VI). EtO, steam, gamma and e-beam sterilizable.

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Properties

General

Density

ρ

1.2 g/cm³ at 23 °C

ISO 1183

Moisture absorption

cmoisture

0.35 % at 23 °C

ISO 62 | (23°C / 50% RH)

Relative density

ρrel

1.2 [-] at 23 °C

ASTM D 792

Specific volume

v

0.83 cm³/g at 23 °C

ASTM D 792

Water absorption

cwater

0.16 % at 23 °C

ISO 62-1 | (23°C/saturated)

Mechanical

Elastic modulus

E

2.26 GPa at 23 °C

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ISO 527 | 1 mm/min

Elongation

A

7 % at 23 °C

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ISO 527 | yield, 50 mm/min

Flexural modulus

Ebend

2.12 GPa at 23 °C

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ISO 178 | 2 mm/min

Flexural strength

σbend

66 MPa at 23 °C

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ISO 178 | yield, 2 mm/min

Hardness, Rockwell M

HRM

85 [-] at 23 °C

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ASTM D 785 |

Hardness, Rockwell R

HRR

122 [-] at 23 °C

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ASTM D 785

Impact strength, Charpy notched

Ivnot

15 kJ/m² at 23 °C

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ISO 179/1eA | V-notch Edgew 80*10*4 sp=62mm, 23°C

Impact strength, Izod notched

IIzod,not

11 kJ/m² at 23 °C

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ISO 180/1A | 80*10*4, -30°C

Impact strength, Izod notched, ASTM

IIzod,not,astm

640 J/m at 23 °C

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ASTM D 256

Impact strength, Izod unnotched, ASTM

IIzod,unnot,astm

3204 J/m at 23 °C

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ASTM D 4812 | 23°C

Instrumented Impact, Total Energy

ItotalE

73 J at 23 °C

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ASTM D 3763 | 23°C

Tensile strength

Rm

65 MPa at 23 °C

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ISO 527 | break, 50 mm/min

Thermal

Coefficient of thermal expansion

α

6E-5 1/K at 23 °C

ISO 11359-2 | -40°C to 40°C

Coefficient of thermal expansion, transverse

αtrans

6E-5 1/K at 23 °C

ISO 11359-2 | -40°C to 40°C

Flammability

UL Recognized, 94HB Flame Class Rating: 1.5 mm UL 94

Heat deflection temperature, 1.80 MPa

HDT1.8,MPa

132 °C

ISO 75/Af | Flatw 80*10*4 sp=64mm

Relative temperature index, electrical

RTIel

125 °C

UL 746B

Relative temperature index, mechanical impact

RTIimp

125 °C

UL 746B

Relative temperature index, mechanical strength

RTIstr

125 °C

UL 746B

Specific heat capacity

cp

1.26E-3 J/(kg·K) at 23 °C

ASTM C 351

Thermal conductivity

λ

0.21 W/(m·K) at 23 °C

ASTM C177

Vicat softening temperature

Tsoft

155 °C

ISO 306 | Rate B/120

Electrical

Comparative tracking index

CTI

3 V at 23 °C

UL 746A | (UL) {PLC}

Dielectric constant, 1MHz

εr,1MHz

3 [-] at 23 °C

ASTM D 150

Dielectric constant, 60Hz

εr,60Hz

3.15 [-] at 23 °C

ASTM D 150 | 50/60 Hz

Dielectric strength

EDS

20.3 kV/mm at 23 °C

ASTM D 149 | in air, 3.2 mm

Dissipation factor, 100Hz

ε''100Hz

0.02 [-] at 23 °C

ASTM D 150

Dissipation factor, 50Hz

ε''50Hz

1.2E-3 [-] at 23 °C

ASTM D 150 | 50/60 Hz

High Amp Arc Ignition

HAI

4 mm at 23 °C

UL 746A | surface {PLC}

High Volt Arc Track Rate

HVTR

3 PLC Code at 23 °C

UL 746A | (PLC)

Hot-Wire Ignition

HWI

2 mm at 23 °C

UL 746A | (PLC)

Volume resistivity

ρel, vol

2.60E+17 Ω·cm at 23 °C

ASTM D 257

Optical

Haze

H

1 %

ASTM D 1003 | 2.54 mm

Refractive index

nd

1.6 [-]

ASTM D542

Transmission

t

85 %

ASTM D 1003 | 2.54 mm

Rheological Properties

Melt mass-flow rate

MFR

3 g/10min

ASTM D 1238 | 300°C/1.2 kgf

Melt volume-flow rate

MVR

12 cm³/10min

ISO 1133 | MVR at 330°C/2.16kg

Shrinkage

cshrink

0.7 % at 23 °C

SABIC method | 3.2 mm

Technological properties

Application areas

Animal Testing, Respiratory, Surgical Devices, Pharmaceutical Packaging & Drug Delivery, Medical Device

Availability

Europe,Asia,Americas

Features

Care Compliance

Processing Tag

Processing methods

Nozzle Temperature: 330 to 355.0 °C | Rear - Zone 1 Temperature: 315 to 340.0 °C | Drying Time (Cumulative): 48 hrs | Maximum Moisture Content: 0.02 % | Screw Speed: 40 to 70.0 rpm | Vent Depth: 0.025 to 0.076 mm | Drying Time: 3 to 4.0 hrs | Mold Temperature: 80 to 115.0 °C | Front - Zone 3 Temperature: 340 to 360.0 °C | Back Pressure: 0.3 to 0.7 MPa | Shot to Cylinder Size: 40 to 60.0 % | Melt Temperature: 340 to 360.0 °C | Drying Temperature: 120 °C | Middle - Zone 2 Temperature: 325 to 350.0 °C

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