NYLENE 6440 HS
TECHNICAL DATA SHEET

 
General Description    

  • 36% mineral reinforced, impact modified, heat-stabilized nylon 6/6
  • Used in applications where the dimensional stability and added stiffness are desired, but higher impact resistance is also needed
  • Has the heat and chemical resistance typical of nylon 6/6 materials
  • Ssuitable for housings and enclosures, brackets and fixtures, and other applications which require this unique set of properties
 

Properties   

Physical Properties
Test Method
Units
Dry as Molded
Specific Gravity
D792
1.41
Mold Shrinkage
in/in
0.011
 
Mechanical Properties
Test Method
Units
Dry as Molded
Tensile Strength
D638
psi MPa
10,000 69
Elongation
D638
%
15
Flexural Modulus
D790
psi MPa
600,000 4140
Notched Izod @ 23 °C
D256
ft. lb./ in. J/m
2.5 134
 
Thermal Properties Test Method Units
Dry as Molded
DTUL @ 264 psi/1.82 MPa
D648
°F °C
345 174
Melt Point
D3418
°F °C
490 254
 
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