NYLENE 615 NP
TECHNICAL DATA SHEET

 
General Description    

  • Nylon 6 polymer designed for use in extrusion of tubing and film to be used in food packaging. 
  • High melt strength for shape retention
  • Like most PA6, Nylene 615 NP has excellent grease resistance, toughness, and resistance to abrasion.
 

Properties   

Physical Properties
Test Method
Units
Dry as Molded
Specific Gravity
D792
1.13
Viscosity Number
cm3/gm
250
 
Yield Stress
D638
sq.in./lb
24,500
Yield Stress
D638
sq. m./kg
34.8
Thermal Properties Test Method Units
Dry as Molded
Melt Point
D3418
°C
220
 
Film Properties  
Film Properties
Test Method
Units
DAM
**Elmendorf Tear
D789
gm/mil
55
**Tensile Strength @ Break
D638
psi (J/m)
10,000 (69)
**ElongationD882%300
**Secant Modulus
D882
psi
94,000
**Oxygen permeability

cc-mil/24 hr-atm
3.1
 
**Film Properties = Film Conditioned, and Tested in Transverse direction
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: 2011/01/03