Nylene NX4795

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  • Nylene® NX4795
  • Technical Data Sheet
Resin Type:
  • Nylon 6
  • 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 ASTM/ISO Procedure Unit English SI
Specific Gravity D792 n/a 1.23 1.23
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion n/a mm/mm °F (°C) 2.59E-05 4.61E-05
Water Absorption D570 % 0.12
Tensile Strength D638 (77°C) psi (MPa) 6,527 45
Tensile Strength D638 (23°C) psi (MPa) 11,893 82
Tensile Strength D638 (-40°C) psi (MPa) 14,504 100
Flexural Strength D790 psi (MPa) 14,500 100
Elongation D638 (77°C) % 150
Elongation D638 (23°C) % 70
Elongation D638 (-40°C) % 40
Notched Izod @ 23°C D256 ft-lb/in (J/m) 6 320
Notched Izod @-40°C D256 ft-lb/in (J/m) 0.5 28
Notched Izod @77°C D256 ft-lb/in (J/m) 15 800
Rockwell Hardness R Scale - 117
Heat Distortion @ 66 psi (0.45 MPa) - °F (°C) 167 75
Heat Distortion @ 264 psi (1.8 MPa) - °F (°C) 347 175
Melt Point D3418 °F (°C) 428 220
Dielectric Constant - 3.8
Dielectric Constant (10.0E+3 cycles) - 4.7
Dielectric Constant (60 cycles) - 5.1
Dielectric Strength IEC 30243 kV/in (kV/mm) 440 17.32
Power Factor (10.0E+3 cycles) - 0.05
Power Factor (10.0E+6 cycles) - 0.03
Power Factor (60 cycles) - 0.06
Notes: Testing conducted on dry-as-molded specimens at 73°F (22.8°C}


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