TECAFINE ® HDPE

hdpe polyethylene

TECAFINE HDPE combines broad chemical compatibility, good impact strength, and low moisture absorption.  It is also easy to machine.

Compliances

Facts

Chemical designation
PE (Polyethylene)
Color
white
Density
0,95 g/cm3

Main Features

  • broad chemical compatibility
  • easy to machine
  • good impact strength
  • low moisture absorption

Target industries

Technical details


  • Mechanical properties
    Mechanical propertiesValueUnitConditionTest Method
    Tensile strength at yield3,700psi@ 73 °FASTM D 638
    Modulus of elasticity
    (tensile test)
    140,000psi@ 73 °FASTM D 638
    Elongation at break>100%@ 73 °FASTM D 638
    Flexural strength4,000psi@ 73 °FASTM D 790
    Modulus of elasticity
    (flexural test)
    140,000psi@ 73 °FASTM D 790
    Impact strength (Izod)1.94ftlbsin@ 73 °FASTM D 256
    Rockwell hardness54-R ScaleASTM D 785
    Shore hardness67-D HardnessASTM D 2240
  • Thermal properties
    Thermal propertiesValueUnitConditionTest Method
    Deflection temperature167F@ 66 psiASTM D 648
    Vicat softening point261FASTM D 1525
    Service temperature248FLong Term Max-
    Service temperature-105FBrittleness Temperature-

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