Nylene 494P BLK

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Henderson, Kentucky 42420



200 McNab Street

Arnprior, Ontario K7S 3P2


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Product is manufactured in  Henderson, KY

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TDS Ref ID: 1447

  • Nylene® 494P BLK
  • Technical Data Sheet
Resin Type:
  • Nylon 6
  • Specially formulated, heat stabilized, nylon powder for the ROTOMOLDING process
  • Chemical resistance to aromatic solvents, etc. especially at elevated temperatures
  • Custom colors on demand
  • Higher heat resistance and melting point.  Not as likely to melt or lose shape if left in the sun.
  • Higher impact at room and elevated temperatures
  • Meets the strict CARB and EPA fuel permeation regulations
  • Permits a single step process and a single layer material fuel tank.  This will reduce the chances of failure and scrap, which makes it extremely cost competitive
Properties ASTM/ISO Procedure Unit English SI
Specific Gravity D792 n/a 1.13 1.13
Mold Shrinkage D955 mm/mm 0.015 - 0.020
Flexural Modulus D790 psi (MPa) 370,000 2,552
Tensile Strength D638 psi (MPa) 11,500 79
Drop Weight Impact @ RT ARM ft-lb (N) 75 334
Elongation D638 % 70
Heat Deflection @ 66 psi (0.45 MPa) D648 °F (°C) 311 155
Heat Deflection @ 264 psi (1.8 MPa) D648 °F (°C) 131 55
Notes: Testing conducted on dry-as-molded specimens at 73°F (22.8°C)


    Approvals & Recognition:

    • FMVSS 302: Self Extinguishing

    Automotive Colors:


    Nylene does not guarantee the accuracy of this information or the suitability of this product for any given application or usage situation. These values are based on test specimens and should not be used to establish specification limits or fabricate tooling.

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