VEXEL PBT B12GF15 FR
TECHNICAL DATA SHEET

 
General Description    

  • 15% glass reinforced, flame retardant PBT resin
  • Has improved strength and stiffness, with inherent heat resistance and electrical properties, combined with a flame retardant package
  • Suitable for such applications as appliance and tool housings as well as electrical connectors and coil bobbins
 

Properties   

Physical Properties
Test Method
Units
Dry as Molded
Specific Gravity
D792
1.53
Mold Shrinkage
in/in
0.005 - 0.007
 
Mechanical Properties
Test Method
Units
Dry as Molded
Tensile Strength
D638
psi MPa
13,000
Flexural Modulus
D790
psi Mpa
700,000
Notched Izod @ 23 °C
D256
ft. lb./ in. J/m
0.7 (37)
 
Thermal Properties Test Method Units
Dry as Molded
DTUL @ 264 psi/1.82 MPa
D648
°F °C
360 (182)
DTUL @ 66 psi/0.45 MPa
D648
°F °C
400 (204)
Melt Point
D3418
°F °C
440 (227)
 
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