Nylene 5113 HS BK

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TDS Ref ID: 1391

  • Nylene® 5113 HS BK
  • Technical Data Sheet
Resin Type:
  • Nylon 6/6
  • Heat stabilized, Glass fiber-reinforced nylon 6/6 featuring high tensile strength and stiffness
Properties ASTM/ISO Procedure Unit English SI
Specific Gravity D792 n/a 1.22 1.22
Mold Shrinkage D955 mm/mm 0.005
Tensile Strength D638 psi (MPa) 13,000 90
Flexural Modulus D790 psi (MPa) 675,000 4,655
Elongation @ Break D638 % 7
Notched Izod @ 23°C D256 ft-lb/in (J/m) 0.9 48
DTUL @ 264 psi/1.82 MPa D648 °F (°C) 420 215
Melt Point D3418 °F (°C) 490 254
Notes: Testing conducted on dry-as-molded specimens at 73°F (22.8°C}

Recommended Processing Considerations: PA6/6 Injection Molding - Glass Reinforced <15%

Pressure psi
Injection 5-15,000
Hold 4-12,000
Back 0-50

Melt Temperature: Nylene PA6/6 melts at 490 °F (254°C), actual melt temperatures of 540-600 (282-316°C) are permissible, depending on residence time and shot size.

Mold Temperature: 120-200 °F (49-93°C), highly filled grades require 180-200 °F (82-93°C) to obtain the best overall surface appearance, higher temperatures will increase crystallinity.

Residence Time: should not exceed 6 minutes if possible, less with higher melt temperatures.

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 Temperature: 150-180 °F (65-182°C) (for 2-4 hours, Nylene PA6/6 should be dried to less than 0.20% moisture for optimum performance. Drying longer than 4 hours or at higher temperatures may cause oxidation of the polymer or remove essential volatiles.


  • 13% Glass Filled

Approvals & Recognition:

  • UL: HB: Natural @ 0.75 mm
  • FMVSS 302: 1.31 in/min (33.2 mm/min)

Automotive OEM: Specs & Colors:

  • Ford Motor Corporation
  • General Motors Corporation

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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