Polyethylene

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Polyethylene provides a good balance of strength, low temperature performance, and colorability. Available as a natural colored, colorable compound.

PROPERTYTYPICAL VALUEUNITSASTM METHOD
PHYSICAL
Rockwell Hardness 79R scaleD-785
Specific Gravity 0.95D-782
MECHANICAL
Flexural Modulus 120,000psiD-790
Flexural Strength 3,000psiD-790
Tensile Modulus 180,000psiD-638
Tensile Strength 2,900psiD-638
Tensile Elongation 15%D-638
Notched Izod Impact 1.0ft-lb/inD-256
Un-notched Izod Impact No breakft-lb/inD-256
THERMAL
Heat Deflection Temp: 0.125 in @ 66 psi 180°FD-648
Heat Deflection Temp: 0.125 in @ 264 psi 130°FD-648
Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion 6.8 x 10 ^-5in/in/°FD-696
FLAMMABILITY
Flame Rating - UL at 0.0625" HBUL94

 

 

The information provided above is based on typical values, and is believed to be reliable. No warranty is given as to the suitability of the product for a particular application. Determination of the suitability of this product for any use is solely the responsibility of the user.