Polycarbonate Engineering Grade Extruded Clear Rod

PlastockSKU: RR20A.E0100.CLR

Diameter (mm): 10
Length (mm): 1000
Sale price£3.06

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Estimated Delivery 1-5 Working Days


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.

Colour Clear
Density (g/cm³) 1.2
Water absorption (%) 0.2
Yield stress (MPa) 65
Elongation at break (%) 80
Notched impact strength (kJ/m²) 20
Ball indentation hardness (MPa) 130
Shore hardness (scale D) 82
Tensile modulus of elasticity (MPa) 2300
Thermal conductivity (W/(m*K) 0.21
Thermal capacity (kJ/(kg*K) 1.2
CLTE (10⁻⁶K⁻¹) 70
Service temp long term min (°C) -40
Service temp long term max (°C) 115
Service temp short term max (°C) 140
Heat deflection temperature (°C) 135
Dielectric constant 3
Dielectric strength (kV/mm) 30
Volume resistivity (Ω*cm) 10¹⁵
Surface resistivity (Ω) 10¹⁵
Comparative tracking index 275
Flammability 3mm HB
Flammability 6mm HB
Material type Extruded

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Delivery options...

  • Collection. Once your order is ready for collection, we shall call you to advise. Our collection point is open until 5pm - Monday - Friday.
  • Standard Delivery. All of our orders come with standard delivery which is typically a 1-3 working day service. Standard delivery assumes reasonable access and is to ground floor, or use of a suitable lift for anything above ground level.
  • In a hurry? We can look into premium delivery services at an extra cost. Give us a call on 01494 449 975 to find out more.
  • Installation. If required please get in touch about our installation services and how we can best support you, all with a smile!

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