TECAMID 6 FRT natural

PA 6 natural modified for flame resistance

TECAMID 6 FRT is PA 6 that has been modified for inherent flame resistance. This nylon combines good wear and sliding properties with high strength and good chemical resistance.TECAMID 6 FRT is suitable for aerospace and railway industries and complies to the standards FAR 25.853 and EN 45545. Futhermore the raw material is UL94 V0 approved.

Compliances

Facts

Chemical designation
PA 6 (Polyamide 6)
Colour
ivory
Density
1,19 g/cm3

Main Features

  • flame retardant according to UL94 V-0
  • flame retardant as per FAR 25.853
  • tested according to EN 45545
  • resistant to many oils, greases and fuels
  • good slide and wear properties
  • high strength
  • good machinability

Target industries

Technical details


  • Mechanical properties
    Mechanical propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Modulus of elasticity
    (flexural test)
    3900MPa2mm/min, 10 NDIN EN ISO 178
    Flexural strength121MPa2mm/min, 10 NDIN EN ISO 178
    Elongation at break3%50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Elongation at yield3%50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Tensile strength79MPa50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Modulus of elasticity
    (tensile test)
    3900MPa1mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Ball indentation hardness175MPaISO 2039-1
    Impact strength (Charpy)53kJ/m2max. 7,5JDIN EN ISO 179-1eU
    Compression modulus3300MPa5mm/min, 10 NEN ISO 604
    Compression strength34MPa1% / 2%EN ISO 604
    Tensile strength at yield79MPa50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
  • Thermal properties
    Thermal propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Service temperature160Cshort termNN
    Melting temperature221CDIN EN ISO 11357
    Glass transition temperature45CDIN EN ISO 11357
    Service temperature100Clong termNN
  • Electrical properties
    Electrical propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    volume resistivity1014O*cmSilver electrode, 23°C, 12% r.h.DIN IEC 60093
    surface resistivity1014OSilver electrode, 23°C, 12% r.h.DIN IEC 60093
  • Other properties
    Other propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Resistance to hot water/ bases(+)--
    Resistance to weathering---
    Flammability (UL94)V0-raw material listed (value at 1.5mm)DIN IEC 60695-11-10;
    FlammabilityR22 HL3, R23 HL3, R24 HL3-EN 45545-2:2016
    Flammabilitypass-60 sec. Vertical Bunsen Burner test, 25.853 (a) and Appendix F, Part I, para. (a)(1)(i)FAR 25.853
    Flammabilitypass-15 sec. Horizontal Bunsen Burner test, 25.853 (a) and Appendix F, Part I, para. (a)(1)(iv) and (v)FAR 25.853
    Flammabilitypass-Heat Release, FAR Part 25, § 25.853 (d) and Appendix F, Part IVFAR 25.853
    Flammabilitypass-Smoke density FAR Part 25, § 25.853 (d) and Appendix F, Part VFAR 25.853
    Flammabilitypass-Gas Toxicity, as per Airbus directive ABD 0031AITM 3.0005

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