PVC Type 1 grey


Ensinger's type 1 grey PVC ROD is designed for machining solutions and is a cost effective solution for general industrial applications. The material offers an excellent combination of chemical resistance and mechanical strength, along with good thermal and electrical properties that are suited to a variety of industries.


Chemical designation
PVC (Polyvinyl chloride)
1,38 g/cm3

Main Features

  • easy to machine
  • excellent chemical resistance
  • good mechanical properties
  • high purity

Target industries

Technical details

  • Mechanical properties
    Mechanical propertiesValueUnitConditionTest Method
    Modulus of elasticity
    (tensile test)
    410,000psi@ 73°FASTM D 638
    Tensile strength at yield7,300psi@ 73°FASTM D 638
    Flexural strength15,000psi@ 73°FASTM D 638
    Impact strength (Izod)0.9ftlbsin@ 73°FASTM D 256
  • Thermal properties
    Thermal propertiesValueUnitConditionTest Method
    Deflection temperature158F@ 264 PSIASTM D 648
    Service temperature140FLong Term-
    Thermal expansion (CLTE)2.9*10-5ininF-
  • Other properties
    Other propertiesValueUnitConditionTest Method
    Moisture absorption0.02%@ 73°FASTM D 570
    Flammability (UL94)V0--

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