TECAMID 6 FRT natural

PA 6 natural modified for flame resistance

TECAMID 6 FRT is PA 6 that has been modified for inherent flame resistance. This nylon combines good wear and sliding properties with high strength and good chemical resistance.TECAMID 6 FRT is suitable for aerospace and railway industries and complies to the standards FAR 25.853 and EN 45545. Futhermore the raw material is UL94 V0 approved.



Chemical designation
PA 6 (Polyamide 6)
1,19 g/cm3

Main Features

  • flame retardant according to UL94 V-0
  • flame retardant as per FAR 25.853
  • tested according to EN 45545
  • resistant to many oils, greases and fuels
  • good slide and wear properties
  • high strength
  • good machinability

Target industries

Technical details

  • Mechanical properties
    Mechanical propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Modulus of elasticity
    (flexural test)
    3900MPa2mm/min, 10 NDIN EN ISO 178
    Flexural strength121MPa2mm/min, 10 NDIN EN ISO 178
    Elongation at break (tensile test)3%50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Elongation at yield3%50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Tensile strength79MPa50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Modulus of elasticity
    (tensile test)
    3900MPa1mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Ball indentation hardness175MPaISO 2039-1
    Impact strength (Charpy)53kJ/m2max. 7,5JDIN EN ISO 179-1eU
    Compression modulus3300MPa5mm/min, 10 NEN ISO 604
    Compression strength34MPa1% / 2%EN ISO 604
    Tensile strength at yield79MPa50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
  • Thermal properties
    Thermal propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Service temperature160Cshort termNN
    Melting temperature221CDIN EN ISO 11357
    Glass transition temperature45CDIN EN ISO 11357
    Service temperature100Clong termNN
  • Electrical properties
    Electrical propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    volume resistivity1014O*cmSilver electrode, 23°C, 12% r.h.DIN IEC 60093
    surface resistivity1014OSilver electrode, 23°C, 12% r.h.DIN IEC 60093
    Resistance to tracking (CTI)600-DIN EN 60112
  • Other properties
    Other propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Resistance to hot water/ bases(+)--
    Resistance to weathering---
    Flammability (UL94)V0-raw material listed (value at 1.5mm)DIN IEC 60695-11-10;
    FlammabilityR22 HL3, R23 HL3, R24 HL3-EN 45545-2:2016
    Flammability+-60 sec. Vertical Bunsen Burner test, 25.853 (a) and Appendix F, Part I, para. (a)(1)(i)FAR 25.853
    Flammability+-15 sec. Horizontal Bunsen Burner test, 25.853 (a) and Appendix F, Part I, para. (a)(1)(iv) and (v)FAR 25.853
    Flammability+-Heat Release, FAR Part 25, § 25.853 (d) and Appendix F, Part IVFAR 25.853
    Flammability+-Smoke density FAR Part 25, § 25.853 (d) and Appendix F, Part VFAR 25.853
    Flammability+-Gas Toxicity, as per Airbus directive ABD 0031AITM 3.0005

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