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

Nycast ® 6PA, Nycast ® 6PA-Blue, Nycast ® 6PA-MoS2, & Nyloil ®

Property

Units

Test Method

Nycast ®  6PA,

Nycast ® 6PA-Blue,

Nycast ® 6PA-MoS2

Nyloil ®

Specific Gravity

-

ASTM D792

1.15 - 1.17

1.14 - 1.15

Tensile Strength

psi

ASTM D638

10,000 - 13,500

9,500 – 11,000

Tensile Elongation

%

ASTM D638

20 – 55

35 - 55

Tensile Modulus

psi

ASTM D638

400,000 – 550,000

375,000 – 475,000

Compressive Strength

(@10% offset)      

psi

ASTM D695

13,500 – 16,000

12,000 – 14,000

Compressive Modulus

psi

ASTM D695

325,000 – 400,000

275,000 – 375,000

Flexural Strength

psi

ASTM D790

15,500 – 17,500

14,000 – 16,000

Flexural Modulus

psi

ASTM D790

420,000 – 500,000

375,000 – 475,000

Shear Strength

psi

ASTM D732

10,000 – 11,000

8,000 – 9,000

Notched Izod Impact

ft.lbs/in

ASTM D256

0.7 – 0.9

1.4 – 1.8

Hardness, Rockwell

R

ASTM D785

115 - 125

100 – 115

Hardness, Shore D

D

ASTM D2240

78 -83

74 – 80

Melting Point

° F

ASTM D789

450 ± 10

450 ± 10

Coefficient Of Linear

Thermal Expansion

 in/in/°F

ASTM D696

5.0 X 10 -5

5.0 X 10 -5

Deformation Under Load

%

ASTM D621

0.5 – 2.5

0.7 – 0.8

Deflection Temperature

264 psi

66 psi

°F

 

ASTM D648

ASTM D648

 

200 – 400

400 - 430

 

200 – 400

400 – 430

Continuous Service Temperature

°F

-

230

230

Intermittent Service temperature


 

°F

-

330

330

Coefficient of Friction

Dynamic (1)

 

 

0.22

0.12

Water Absorption

24 hour

Saturation

 

%

%

 

ASTM D570

ASTM D570

 

0.5 – 0.6

5.0 – 60

 

0.5 – 0.6

2.0 – 2.5

Dielectric Strength (Short Time)

v/mil

ASTM D149

500 - 600

500 – 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

Article Title:
Physical Properties for Nycast ® 6PA, Nycast ® 6PA-Blue, Nycast ® 6PA-MoS2, & Nyloil ® Nylon
Article Summary:
Physical, Mechanical, Thermal, and Electrical Typical Properties.
Article Date:
1/14/2009
Article ID:
532
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