Nylatron Data Sheet

||Nylatron Data Sheet
Nylatron Data Sheet2017-01-23T09:57:57+00:00

Nylatron is a family of nylon plastics, usually filled with molybdenum disufide lubricant powder. This gives it superior mechanical properties and wear-resistance.

Nylatron GS Filled Nylon Nylatron NS Filled Nylon Nylatron GSM Nylon Nylatron GSM-Blue Nylon Nylatron NSM Nylon MC 901 Blue Nylon MC 904 Blue Nylon MC 907 Natural Nylon ST801 Nylon Hydlar ZF Nylon Hydlar ZF Nylon
Mechanical ASTM Test Method MoS2 Filled Type 6/6 Polyamide Lubricated Type 6/6 Polyamide MoS2 Filled Type 6 Polyamide Lubricated Type 6 Polyamide Lubricated Type 6 Polyamide Monocast Heat Stabilized Type 6 Polyamide Plasticized Heat Stabilized Type 6 Polyamide Monocast FDA Type 6 Polyamide Impact Modified Type 6/6 Polyamide Aramid-Filled Type 6/6 Polyamide 30% Glass-Filled Black Nylon Units
Strength to Weight Ratio - - - - - - - - - - - - ksi
Specific Gravity @73 F D792 1.16 1.18 1.16 1.15 1.15 1.15 1.15 1.15 1.08 1.19 1.36 -
Tensile Strength @73 F, (ult)/(yld) D638 12,500 (ult) 10,500 (ult) 10,500 (ult) 10,000 (ult) 11,000 (ult) 11,000 (ult) 9,500 (ult) 12,000 (ult) 6,000 (yld) 17,300 (yld) 13,388 (ult) psi
Tensile Modulus of Elasticity @73 F D638 480,000 410,000 400,000 500,000 410,000 400,000 275,000 400,000 - 802,000 654,620 psi
Tensile Elongation at Break @73 F D638 25 10 30 35 20 20 50 20 210 4 7 %
Flexural Strength @73 F D790 17,000 14,000 16,000 15,000 16,000 16,000 - 16,000 - 21,300 20,550 psi
Flexural Modulus of Elasticity @73 F D790 460,000 400,00 500,000 500,000 475,000 500,000 - 500,000 245,000 664,000 723,500 psi
Shear Strength @73 F D732 10,500 9,000 10,500 - 10,000 11,000 - 11,000 8,400 - - psi
Comprehensive Strength, (% Deformation) @73 F D695 160,000 (10) 12,000 (10) 14,000 (10) 13,000 (10) 14,000 (10) 15,000 (10) - 15,000 (10) - 19,300 (10) 18,070 (10) psi
Comprehensive Modulus of Elasticity @73 F D695 420,000 400,000 400,000 425,000 400,000 400,000 - 400,000 - - - psi
Hardness, Rockwell, Scale as noted @73 F D785 M85 (R115) M85 (R115) M80 (R110) M80 (R117) M80 (R115) M85 (R115) M70 M85 (R115) (R112) M80 (R121) M65 (R121) -
Hardness, Durometer, Shore D @73 F D2240 D85 D85 D85 - D85 D85 D85 D85 - - - -
Izod Impact, (Notched) @73 F D256 Type A 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.9 0.5 0.4 - 0.4 17.0 1.2 2.3 ft-lb/in of notch
Coefficient of Friction, (Dry vs Steel) Dynamic - 0.20 0.16 0.20 0.18 0.078 0.2 - 0.2 0.28 0.32 - -
Limiting PV, (with 4 to 1 factor of safety applied) - 3,000 10,000 3,000 3,800 12,300 3,000 - 3,000 - - - psi-ft/min
Thermal ASTM Test Method MoS2 Filled Type 6/6 Polyamide Lubricated Type 6/6 Polyamide MoS2 Filled Type 6 Polyamide Lubricated Type 6 Polyamide Lubricated Type 6 Polyamide Monocast Heat Stabilized Type 6 Polyamide Plasticized Heat Stabilized Type 6 Polyamide Monocast FDA Type 6 Polyamide Impact Modified Type 6/6 Polyamide Aramid-Filled Type 6/6 Polyamide 30% Glass-Filled Black Nylon Units
Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion @73 F E-831 (TMA) 4.0 E-05 5.5 E-05 5.0 E-05 5.9 E-05 5.0 E-05 3.5 E-05 3.5 E-05 3.5 E-05 6.7 E-05 3.5 E-05 1.7 E-05 in/in/F
Heat Deflection Temperature @264 psi D648 200 200 200 - 200 200 200 200 160 - 413 F
Tg-Glass transition termperature, (Amorphous) D3418 - - - - - - - - - - - F
Melting Point, (VS=Vicat Softening Temp.) D3418 500 500 420 420 420 420 420 420 491 491 - F
Continuous Service Temperature in Air, (Max.) - 220 220 200 200 200 260 - 200 - 300 - F
Thermal Conductivity - 1.7 - - - - - - - - - - BTU-in / hr-ft2-F
Electric ASTM Test Method MoS2 Filled Type 6/6 Polyamide Lubricated Type 6/6 Polyamide MoS2 Filled Type 6 Polyamide Lubricated Type 6 Polyamide Lubricated Type 6 Polyamide Monocast Heat Stabilized Type 6 Polyamide Plasticized Heat Stabilized Type 6 Polyamide Monocast FDA Type 6 Polyamide Impact Modified Type 6/6 Polyamide Aramid-Filled Type 6/6 Polyamide 30% Glass-Filled Black Nylon Units
Dielectric Strength, Short Term D149 350 350 400 - 400 500 - 500 - 350 - Volts/mil
Volume Resistivity D257 2.5 E+13 2.5 E+13 2.5 E+13 - 2.5 E+13 2.5 E+13 - 2.5 E+13 1.0 E+14 1.0 E+15 - ohm-cm
Dielectric Constant @10E6 Hz D150 - - 3.7 - - 3.7 3.7 3.7 2.9 3.4 - -
Dissipation Factor @10E6 Hz D150 - - - - - - - - 0.020 0.010 - -
Flammability @3.1 mm unless noted UL94 V-2 HB HB HB HB HB HB HB HB (0.81mm) - - -
H2O ASTM Test Method MoS2 Filled Type 6/6 Polyamide Lubricated Type 6/6 Polyamide MoS2 Filled Type 6 Polyamide Lubricated Type 6 Polyamide Lubricated Type 6 Polyamide Monocast Heat Stabilized Type 6 Polyamide Plasticized Heat Stabilized Type 6 Polyamide Monocast FDA Type 6 Polyamide Impact Modified Type 6/6 Polyamide Aramid-Filled Type 6/6 Polyamide 30% Glass-Filled Black Nylon Units
Water Absorption, Immersion, 24 hours D570(7) 0.30 0.30 0.30 0.22 0.25 0.30 0.30 0.30 1.20 1.20 - % by weight
Water Absorption, Saturation D570(7) 7.00 7.00 7.00 7.00 7.00 7.00 7.00 7.00 6.70 8.50 - % by weight