Polymer Carbon Composite CARBOPRINT® P2

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Applications that require non-metallic materials will profit significantly from polymer carbon composites. This material is temperature resistant up to 200 °C - without creeping effects common among other polymers. Depending on the choice of polymer, properties such as mechanical or chemical stability can be adjusted to customer requirements.

CARBOPRINT P components are made by infiltrating CARBOPRINT C bodies with polymers.

The advantages of CARBOPRINT® P are:

  • Temperature stability - heat resistant < 200 °C
  • Low weight - porous carbon structure and low density resins
  • New material design - infiltration with appropriate resins of choice

This material data has been provided by SGL Carbon.

"Typical" values were obtained via a literature search. "Predicted" values were imputed via artificial intelligence technology. While we have placed significant efforts in ensuring data accuracy, "typical" and "predicted" data should be considered indicative and verified by appropriate material testing. Please do contact us if additional information on the the predicted data method is required.
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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1.4 g/cm³

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Elastic modulus

6 GPa

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Flexural strength

45 MPa

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Coefficient of thermal expansion

200 °C

0.000040 1/K

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Thermal conductivity

1 W/(m·K)

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Electrical resistivity

0.1 Ω·m

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Technological properties

Processing methods

The CARBOPRINT family combines our comprehensive carbon material know-how with additive manufacturing technology. In addition, our broad base of post-processing capabilities, such as resin or silicon infiltration, delivers innovative material solutions for your applications. This set of competencies and capabilities is a unique starting point for rapid and economic production of prototypes and small series of carbon based components for various industries such as glass, metal and chemicals, as well as high-temperature and mechanical applications.