blue cast nylon PA6C

​This thermally stable blue coloured cast nylon type 6 exhibits properties similar to TECAST T Natural, and offers a good balance of strength and toughness. The polyamide material PA6C has good wear and abrasion resistance and offers a good mix of mechanical properties.


Chemical designation
PA 6 C (Cast polyamide 6)
Alternative colours available
1,15 g/cm3

Main Features

  • good wear properties
  • good mechanical properties
  • high fatigue strength
  • good damping
  • high mechanical load capacity
  • resistant to many oils, greases and fuels

Target industries

Technical details

  • Mechanical properties
    Mechanical propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Tensile strength89MPa50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Modulus of elasticity
    (tensile test)
    3600MPa1mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Elongation at break25%50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Tensile strength at yield89MPa50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Elongation at yield18%50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Ball indentation hardness179MPaISO 2039-1
  • Thermal properties
    Thermal propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Service temperature170Cshort term-
    Thermal expansion (CLTE)1110-5*1/K23-60°C, long.DIN EN ISO 11359-1;2
    Service temperature100Clong term-
    Melting temperature217CDIN EN ISO 11357
    Specific heat1.6J/(g*K)ISO 22007-4:2008
    Thermal conductivity0.33W/(k*m)ISO 22007-4:2008
    Glass transition temperature49CDIN EN ISO 11357
  • Electrical properties
    Electrical propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    surface resistivity1014ODIN IEC 60093
  • Other properties
    Other propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Moisture absorption0.5%24h / 96h (23°C)DIN EN ISO 62
    Flammability (UL94)HB-corresponding toDIN IEC 60695-11-10;
    Resistance to hot water/ bases(+)--
    Resistance to weathering(+)--

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