Polycarbonate and Glass-filled Polycarbonate Data Sheet

||Polycarbonate and Glass-filled Polycarbonate Data Sheet
Polycarbonate and Glass-filled Polycarbonate Data Sheet2018-04-26T11:13:47+00:00

Polycarbonate and Glass-filled Polycarbonate are thermoplastic polymers. They are easily worked, molded, and thermoformed, and so have a wide variety of uses.

Mechanical ASTM Test Method Hyzod M Extruded Polycarbonate Extruded 20% Glass-Filled Polycarbonate Units
Strength to Weight Ratio - - - ksi
Specific Gravity @73 F D792 1.20 1.35 -
Tensile Strength @73 F, (ult)/(yld) D638 10,500 (ult) 16,000 (yld) psi
Tensile Modulus of Elasticity @73 F D638 320,000 860,000 psi
Tensile Elongation at Break @73 F D638 100 6 %
Flexural Strength @73 F D790 13,000 19,000 psi
Flexural Modulus of Elasticity @73 F D790 350,000 800,000 psi
Shear Strength @73 F D732 9,200 0 psi
Comprehensive Strength, (% Deformation) @73 F D695 11,500 (10) 16,000 (10) psi
Comprehensive Modulus of Elasticity @73 F D695 300,000 - psi
Hardness, Rockwell, Scale as noted @73 F D785 M75 (R126) M91 (R122) -
Hardness, Durometer, Shore D @73 F D2240 D80 - -
Izod Impact, (Notched) @73 F D256 Type A 1.5 2.0 ft-lb/in of notch
Coefficient of Friction, (Dry vs Steel) Dynamic - - 0.22 -
Limiting PV, (with 4 to 1 factor of safety applied) - - - psi-ft/min
Thermal ASTM Test Method Hyzod M Extruded Polycarbonate Extruded 20% Glass-Filled Polycarbonate Units
Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion @73 F E-831 (TMA) 39 E-05 1.5 E-05 in/in/F
Heat Deflection Temperature @264 psi D648 290 295 F
Tg-Glass transition termperature, (Amorphous) D3418 293 - F
Melting Point, (VS=Vicat Softening Temp.) D3418 N/A 330 F
Continuous Service Temperature in Air, (Max.) - 250 266 F
Thermal Conductivity - 1.30 1.47 BTU-in/hr-ft2-F
Electric ASTM Test Method Hyzod M Extruded Polycarbonate Extruded 20% Glass-Filled Polycarbonate Units
Dielectric Strength, Short Term D149 400 490 Volts/mil
Volume Resistivity D257 2.0 E+16 1.0 E+17 ohm-cm
Dielectric Constant @10E6 Hz D150 3.2 3.13 -
Dissipation Factor @10E6 Hz D150 0.001 0.0009 (60Hz) -
Flammability @3.1 mm unless noted UL94 V-2 V-0 -
H2O ASTM Test Method Hyzod M Extruded Polycarbonate Extruded 20% Glass-Filled Polycarbonate Units
Water Absorption, Immersion, 24 hours D570(7) 0.20 0.16 % by weight
Water Absorption, Saturation D570(7) 0.40 0.29 % by weight