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Medalist® MD-315 Datasheet

Thermoplastic Elastomer

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Product Description
This material adheres to nylon.
General  
Material Status 
  • Commercial: Active
Availability 
  • Africa & Middle East
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America
Uses 
  • Medical/Healthcare Applications
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Safety Equipment
Agency Ratings 
Appearance 
  • Translucent
Forms 
  • Pellets
Processing Method 
  • Extrusion
  • Injection Molding
 
Physical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Specific Gravity
 
ASTM D792
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR) (190°C/2.16 kg)
g/10 min
ASTM D1238
Molding Shrinkage
    ASTM D955
Flow
in/in
 
Across Flow
in/in
 
Elastomers
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Tensile Stress
    ASTM D412
100% Strain
psi
 
200% Strain
psi
 
300% Strain
psi
 
Tensile Strength (Break)
psi
ASTM D412
Tensile Elongation (Break)
%
ASTM D412
Tear Strength
lbf/in
ASTM D624
Compression Set (73°F, 22 hr)
%
ASTM D395
Hardness
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Durometer Hardness (Shore A)
 
ASTM D2240
Additional Information
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Adhesion to Nylon
 
 
Uses
Uses may also be described by the following terms: Medical Applications.
Agency Ratings
This plastic material has 1 certifications from the following agencies (the number in parentheses shows the number of certifications for that agency): ISO (1).
Available Documents
Technical Datasheet
Injection
Nominal Value
Unit
 
Drying Temperature
°F
 
Drying Time
hr
 
Rear Temperature
°F
 
Middle Temperature
°F
 
Front Temperature
°F
 
Nozzle Temperature
°F
 
Processing (Melt) Temp
°F
 
Mold Temperature
°F
 
Injection Pressure
psi
 
Back Pressure
psi
 
Screw Speed
rpm
 
Cushion
in
 
Injection Notes
Moisture can degrade the material. Drying is suggested. This can be accomplished by placing the material in a desiccant dryer for 2 to 4 hours at 140°F.
Extrusion
Nominal Value
Unit
 
Cylinder Zone 1 Temp.
°F
 
Cylinder Zone 2 Temp.
°F
 
Cylinder Zone 3 Temp.
°F
 
Cylinder Zone 5 Temp.
°F
 
Die Temperature
°F
 
Extrusion Notes
Screw Speed: 30 to 100 rpm
Notes
1Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.
 
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