TECATRON GF40 natural

PPS filled with 40% glass fibre

TECATRON GF40 natural is a 40% fibre glass reinforced material that combines very high mechanical properties as well as strength and rigidity, with excellent thermal properties. Furthermore, the high performance thermoplastic PPS with 40% glass fibre reinforcement offers excellent chemical resistance properties. This PPS GF modification is supplied by Ensinger under the tradename TECATRON GF40.

Facts

Chemical designation
PPS (Polyphenylensulfide)
Colour
beige
Alternative colours available
black
Density
1,63 g/cm3

Main Features

  • good heat deflection temperature
  • hydrolysis and superheated steam resistant
  • high stiffness
  • good chemical resistance
  • high creep resistance
  • high dimensional stability
  • inherent flame retardant

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Technical details


  • Mechanical properties
    Mechanical propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Modulus of elasticity
    (tensile test)
    6500MPa1mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Tensile strength83MPa50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Tensile strength at yield83MPa50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Elongation at yield3%50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Elongation at break3%50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Flexural strength145MPa2mm/min, 10 NDIN EN ISO 178
    Modulus of elasticity
    (flexural test)
    6600MPa2mm/min, 10 NDIN EN ISO 178
    Compression strength21/41/105MPa1% / 2% / 5%EN ISO 604
    Compression modulus4600MPa5mm/min, 10 NEN ISO 604
    Impact strength (Charpy)24kJ/m2max. 7,5JDIN EN ISO 179-1eU
    Ball indentation hardness333MPaISO 2039-1
  • Thermal properties
    Thermal propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Glass transition temperature93CDIN EN ISO 11357
    Melting temperature280CDIN EN ISO 11357
    Service temperature260Cshort termNN
    Service temperature230Clong termNN
    Thermal expansion (CLTE)510-5*1/K23-100°C, long.DIN EN ISO 11359-1;2
    Thermal expansion (CLTE)410-5*1/K23-60°C, long.DIN EN ISO 11359-1;2
    Thermal conductivity0.35W/(k*m)ISO 22007-4:2008
    Specific heat1.0J/(g*K)ISO 22007-4:2008
    Thermal expansion (CLTE)1010-5*1/K100-150°C, long.DIN EN ISO 11359-1;2
  • Electrical properties
    Electrical propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    surface resistivity1014ODIN IEC 60093
    volume resistivity1014O*cmDIN IEC 60093
  • Other properties
    Other propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Resistance to hot water/ bases+--
    Flammability (UL94)V0-corresponding toDIN IEC 60695-11-10;
    Resistance to weathering---
    Water absorption0.01%24h / 96h (23°C)DIN EN ISO 62

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