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Wellamid® 42L-N Datasheet

Polyamide 6

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Product Description
Wellamid® 42L-N is a Polyamide 6 (Nylon 6) material. It is available in Asia Pacific, Europe, Latin America, or North America for injection molding. Primary attribute of Wellamid® 42L-N: Flame Rated.
General  
Material Status 
  • Commercial: Active
Availability 
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • North America
 
Features 
  • General Purpose
Uses 
  • General Purpose
Forms 
  • Pellets
Processing Method 
  • Injection Molding
Physical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Density
g/cm³
ISO 1183
Molding Shrinkage
    ISO 294-4
Across Flow : 73°F
%
 
Flow : 73°F
%
 
Mechanical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Tensile Stress (Yield, 73°F)
psi
ISO 527-2
Tensile Strain (Yield, 73°F)
%
ISO 527-2
Flexural Modulus (73°F)
psi
ISO 178
Flexural Strength (73°F)
psi
ISO 178
Impact
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Notched Izod Impact Strength (73°F)
ft·lb/in²
ISO 180
Thermal
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Heat Deflection Temperature (264 psi, Unannealed)
°F
ISO 75-2/A
Melting Temperature (DSC)
°F
ISO 3146
Flammability
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Flame Rating (0.0591 in)
 
UL 94
Generic Name
Generic Name may also be described by the following terms: PA6.
Available Documents
Processing - Wellman WELLAMID® Nylons (English)
Processing (English)
Technical Datasheet (English)
Injection
Nominal Value
Unit
 
Drying Temperature
°F
 
Drying Time
hr
 
Suggested Max Moisture
%
 
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
 
Notes
1Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.
 
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