NYLENE 401 F
TECHNICAL DATA SHEET

 
General Description    

  • Food-contact FDA compliant un-reinforced nylon 6 injection molding resin
  • High flow characteristics at minimal processing temperatures
  • Suitable for applications in both thin and heavy sections that require typical nylon characteristics and easy molding
  • Compliant with 21CFR177.1500
 

Properties   

Physical Properties
Test Method
Units
Dry as Molded
Specific Gravity
D792
1.14
 
Mechanical Properties
Test Method
Units
Dry as Molded
Tensile Strength
D638
psi MPa
11,500
Elongation
D638
%
50
Flexural Modulus
D790
psi MPa
390,000
Notched Izod @ 23 °C
D256
ft. lb./ in. J/m
0.8
 
Thermal Properties Test Method Units
Dry as Molded
DTUL @ 264 psi/1.82 MPa
D648
°F °C
154
DTUL @ 66 psi/0.45 MPa
D648
°F °C
360
 
Testing conducted on dry-as-molded specimens at 73°F
 
Notes
All values are for dry as molded specimens. The data set forth herein has been carefully compiled by Polymeric Resources Corporation. Values shown are typical properties and are not for specification. Since processing variables will affect properties, the reproducibility of our data in a customer's facility is not guaranteed. There is no warranty of any kind either expressed or implied, applicable to the use of this information, and the user assumes all risk and liability in connection therewith.



Issued: 2009/09/23