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Physical Properties for Nycast ® 6PA, Nycast ® 6PA-Blue, Nycast ® 6PA-MoS2, & Nyloil ® Nylon

PropertyUnitsTest MethodNycast® 6PA,
Nycast® 6PA-Blue,
Nycast® 6PA-MoS2
Nyloil®
Specific Gravity-ASTM D 7921.15 - 1.171.14 - 1.15
Tensile StrengthpsiASTM D 63810,000 - 13,5009,500 – 11,000
Tensile Elongation%ASTM D 63820 – 5535 - 55
Tensile ModuluspsiASTM D 638400,000 – 550,000375,000 – 475,000
Compressive Strength
(@10% offset)
psiASTM D 69513,500 – 16,00012,000 – 14,000
Compressive ModuluspsiASTM D 695325,000 – 400,000275,000 – 375,000
Flexural StrengthpsiASTM D 79015,500 – 17,500 14,000 – 16,000
Flexural ModuluspsiASTM D 790420,000 – 500,000375,000 – 475,000
Shear StrengthpsiASTM D 73210,000 – 11,0008,000 – 9,000
Notched Izod Impactft.lbs/inASTM D 2560.7 – 0.91.4 – 1.8
Hardness, RockwellRASTM D 785115 - 125100 – 115
Hardness, Shore DDASTM D 224078 -8374 – 80
Melting Point°FASTM D 789450 ±10450 ±10
Coefficient Of Linear Thermal Expansionin/in/°FASTM D 6965.0 X 10 -55.0 X 10 -5
Deformation Under Load%ASTM D 6210.5 – 2.50.7 – 0.8
Deflection Temperature°F
264 psiASTM D 648200 – 400200 – 400
66 psiASTM D 648400 – 430400 – 430
Continuous Service Temperature°F-230230
Intermittent Service temperature°F-330 330
Coefficient of Friction
Dynamic (1)
0.220.12
Water Absorption
24 hour
Saturation

%
%

ASTM D 570
ASTM D570

0.5 – 0.6
5.0 – 60

0.5 – 0.6
2.0 – 2.5
Dielectric Strength (Short Time)v/milASTM D149500 - 600500 – 600
Dielectric Constant
@ 60 cycles
@ 1,000 cycles
@ 100,000 cycles
-ASTM D150
3.7
3.7
3.7

3.7
3.7
3.7
Title: Physical Properties for Nycast ® 6PA, Nycast ® 6PA-Blue, Nycast ® 6PA-MoS2, & Nyloil ® Nylon
Description: Physical, Mechanical, Thermal, and Electrical Typical Properties.
Published: 1/14/2009
Last Edited: 1/10/2023
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