Radel® 5500 red (TECASON ® P MT)

red PPSU medical

TECASON P MT red 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 red is just one of the many color options available in this family of products.

Facts

Chemical designation
PPSU (Polyphenylsulfone)
Color
red
Alternative colors available
green blue black grey bone brown yellow
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

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Technical details


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    Mechanical properties Value Unit Condition Test Method
    Rockwell hardness 85 - @ 73 °F ASTM D 785
    Impact strength (Izod) 2.5 ftlbsin @ 73 °F ASTM D 256
    Compression strength 13,500 psi 10% Strain @ 73 °F ASTM D 695
    Flexural strength 15,500 psi @ 73 °F ASTM D 790
    Modulus of elasticity
    (flexural test)
    325,000 psi @ 73 °F ASTM D 790
    Elongation at break (tensile test) 80 % @ 73 °F ASTM D 638
    Modulus of elasticity
    (tensile test)
    350,000 psi @ 73 °F ASTM D 638
    Tensile strength at yield 11,000 psi @ 73 °F ASTM D 638
    Compression strength 1,500 psi @ 1% strain ASTM D 695
    Compression modulus 225,000 psi ASTM D 695
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    Thermal properties Value Unit Condition Test Method
    Vicat softening point 424 F -
    Specific heat 0.27 butlbf -
    Service temperature 360 F Intermittent -
    Thermal expansion (CLTE) 3.1*10-5 ininF ASTM D 696
    Deflection temperature 405 F @264 psi ASTM D 648
    Deflection temperature 417 F @ 66 psi ASTM D 648
    Service temperature 300 F Long Term -
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    Electrical properties Value Unit Condition Test Method
    Volume resistivity 1.0*1015 O*cm ASTM D 257
    Dielectric strength 360 V/mil ASTM D 149
    Dielectric constant 3.44 - @ 60 Hz, 73 °F, 50% RH ASTM D 150
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    Other properties Value Unit Condition Test Method
    Moisture absorption 0.37 % @ 24 hrs, 73 °F ASTM D 570
    Flammability (UL94) V0 - -
    Moisture absorption 1.1 % @ saturation, 73 °F ASTM D 570

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