NYLENE NX4795
TECHNICAL DATA SHEET

 
General Description    

  • Heat stabilized, lubricated nylon 6 intended for use in coating wire, usually extrusion coated over a layer of PVC on electrical wires for toughness, temperature resistance, and insulating properties, and contains a high slip additive for ease of use when pulling wire through conduit.
  • Delivered dry, with less than 0.2% moisture, and can be extruded as received.
Properties   
Typical Value
Property
Unit
Dry
Cond
Melt Point
°C
220
220
Specific Gravity
°C
1.23
1.13
Relative Viscosity (ATSM in 90% formic acid)
°C
50
50
Water Absorption
%
0.12
2-2B
Tensile Strength
(-40°C)
MPa
100
82
(23°C)
MPa
82
61
(77°C)
MPa
45
30
Elongation
(-40°C)
%
40
10
(23°C)
%
70
200
(77°C)
%
150
225
Notched Izod Imp
(-40°C)
J/m
27
28
(23°C)
J/m
54
320
(77°C)
J/m
220
800
Flexural Strengh
MPa
100
26
Rockwell Hardness
R scale
117
-
Heat Distortion
(1.8 MPa)
°C
75
75
(0.45 MPa)
°C
175
175
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion
mm/mm
4.61E-5
-
Dielectric Strength
v/mil
440
-
Dielectric constant
(60 cycles)
5.1
-
(10E3 cycles)
4.7
-
(10E6 cycles)
3.8
-
Power Factor
(60 cycles)
0.06
-
(10E3 cycles)
0.05
-
(10E6 cycles)
0.03
-
 
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