NYLENE 6140 HS
TECHNICAL DATA SHEET

 
General Description    

  • 40% mineral reinforced, heat-stabilized nylon 6/6 injection molding grade
  • Designed for maximum dimensional stability and high stiffness characteristics
  • Suitable for such applications as housings, enclosures, stanchions, and engine covers
 

Properties   

Physical Properties
Test Method
Units
Dry as Molded
Specific Gravity
D792
1.50
Mold Shrinkage
in/in
0.009
 
Mechanical Properties
Test Method
Units
Dry as Molded
Tensile Strength
D638
psi MPa
11,500 79
Elongation
D638
%
5
Flexural Modulus
D790
psi MPa
950,000 6550
Notched Izod @ 23 °C
D256
ft. lb./ in. J/m
0.8 43
 
Thermal Properties Test Method Units
Dry as Molded
DTUL @ 264 psi/1.82 MPa
D648
°F °C
390 199
Melt Point
D3418
°F °C
500 260
 
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: 2009/09/22