Polycarbonate Engineering Grade Extruded Clear Rod
Polycarbonate Engineering Grade Extruded Clear Rod is a high performance, amorphous thermoplastic with product characteristics including high dimensional stability, low moisture absorption and excellent rigidity.
- Tech Specs
Polycarbonate Engineering Grade Extruded Clear Rod is a high performance, amorphous thermoplastic with product characteristics including high dimensional stability, low moisture absorption and excellent rigidity. The long term service temperature range of Polycarbonate Engineering Grade Rod is from -40°C to 115°C and has a short term maximum service temperature of 140°C.
Typical fields of application for Polycarbonate Engineering Grade Rod include electrical and electronic industries, safety engineering and vehicle construction. Polycarbonate Engineering Grade Rod is a material well suited to billeting, precision grinding and CNC turning. Similar materials available from Plastock include Acrylic Cast Clear Rod and Acetal C Extruded Natural Rod.
NOTE: Engineering Grade Polycarbonate is not optically clear and should be used for its technical and mechanical properties rather than its aesthetic properties.
If you have a requirement for machined or finished Polycarbonate Engineering Grade components please ask the Plastock team for more information.
|Ball indentation hardness (MPa)||130|
|Comparative tracking index||275|
|Dielectric strength (kV/mm)||30|
|Elongation at break (%)||80|
|Heat deflection temperature (°C)||135|
|Notched impact strength (kJ/m²)||20|
|Shore hardness (scale D)||82|
|Surface resistivity (Ω)||10¹⁵|
|Tensile modulus of elasticity (MPa)||2300|
|Thermal capacity (kJ/(kg*K)||1.2|
|Thermal conductivity (W/(m*K)||0.21|
|Volume resistivity (Ω*cm)||10¹⁵|
|Water absorption (%)||0.2|
|Yield stress (MPa)||65|
|Service temp long term min (°C)||-40|
|Service temp long term max (°C)||115|
|Service temp short term max (°C)||140|
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