Radel® 5500 blue (TECASON® P MT)

blue PPSU medical

​TECASON P MT blue is suitable for use in medical applications. In many medical applications, it is often desirable for designers to have a number colors to choose from when making material selection decisions. TECASON P MT blue is just one of the many color options available in this family of products. For more complete details see TECASON P MT black.

Facts

Chemical designation
PPSU (Polyphenylsulfone)
Color
blue
Alternative colors available
greenblackgreyboneredbrownyellow
Density
1,29 g/cm3

Main Features

  • resistant to autoclaving
  • biocompatible
  • compliant with cytoxicity according to ISO 10993-5
  • meets requirements for USP Class VI
  • excellent impact strength

Target industries

Technical details


  • Mechanical properties
    Mechanical propertiesValueUnitConditionTest Method
    Rockwell hardness85-@ 73 °FASTM D 785
    Impact strength (Izod)2.5ftlbsin@ 73 °FASTM D 256
    Compression strength13,500psi10% Strain @ 73 °FASTM D 695
    Flexural strength15,500psi@ 73 °FASTM D 790
    Modulus of elasticity
    (flexural test)
    325,000psi@ 73 °FASTM D 790
    Elongation at break80%@ 73 °FASTM D 638
    Modulus of elasticity
    (tensile test)
    350,000psi@ 73 °FASTM D 638
    Tensile strength at yield11,000psi@ 73 °FASTM D 638
    Compression strength1,500psi@ 1% strainASTM D 695
    Compression modulus225,000psiASTM D 695
  • Thermal properties
    Thermal propertiesValueUnitConditionTest Method
    Vicat softening point424F-
    Specific heat0.27butlbf-
    Service temperature360FIntermittent-
    Thermal expansion (CLTE)3.1*10-5ininFASTM D 696
    Deflection temperature405F@264 psiASTM D 648
    Deflection temperature417F@ 66 psiASTM D 648
    Service temperature300FLong Term-
  • Electrical properties
    Electrical propertiesValueUnitConditionTest Method
    Volume resistivity1.0*1015O*cmASTM D 257
    Dielectric strength360V/milASTM D 149
    Dielectric constant3.44-@ 60 Hz, 73 °F, 50% RHASTM D 150
  • Other properties
    Other propertiesValueUnitConditionTest Method
    Moisture absorption0.37%@ 24 hrs, 73 °FASTM D 570
    Flammability (UL94)V0--
    Moisture absorption1.1%@ saturation, 73 °FASTM D 570

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