PA 6/12 Specialty Nylon

Processing Considerations for PA 6/12 Specialty Nylon

Recommended Processing Considerations: PA 6/12 Specialty Nylon

Maximum Moisture:

Mold Temperature:
150-250 °F, highly filled grades require >175 °F to obtain the best overall surface appearance

Residence Time:
Should not exceed 6 minutes, less with higher melt temps.

Shot Size:
Should be between 25-75% of barrel capacity.

Fill Rate:
Fast fill rates are suggested for best surface appearance.

Regrind Level:
Typically no more than 25% is recommended, with higher levels possible for unfilled grades depending on the end use requirements. Make certain regrind is properly dried to virgin moisture levels.

Drying Temp.
Nylene 6/12 – 150-180 °F for 2-4 hours

Nylon 6,6/12 Products

ProductReinforcement/AdditivesFeaturesResin Type
Nylene 6250L
  • Low moisture absorption
  • Low viscosity
  • Nylon 6/12
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