The global availability of TPA is currently limited due to damaged production resources in the supply chain. Because we work with multiple suppliers as a normal business practice, we have numerous options that can be a great (or sometimes superior) substitute. We’re happy to walk you through the possibilities! Call us today to discuss your needs & let us find a material solution for you.
Thermoplastic Alloy is a very low durometer compound, suitable for use in applications such as weatherstrips, gaskets, etc. The compound exhibits very good compression set, elongation and low temperature properties. Available as a natural colored, colorable, UV stabilized compound.
|PROPERTY||TYPICAL VALUE||UNITS||ASTM METHOD|
|Melt Flow Rate (190°C, 2.16 kg load)||5.0||g/10 min||D-1238|
|Tensile Strength @ Break||150||psi||D-412|
|Elongation @ Break||340||%||D-412|
|Tensile Stress @ 100%||50||psi||D-412|
|Tensile Stress @ 300%||140||psi||D-412|
|Compression Set: 73 F||8||%||D-395 (B)|
|Compression Set: 158 F||23||%||D-395 (B)|
|Compression Set: 176 F||33||%||D-395 (B)|
|Brittleness Temp||< -76||°F||D-746|
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.