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Menzolit® MMC 1600 Data Sheet

Thermoset Polyester

15% Glass\Mineral

Supplied by Menzolit Ltd (UK)

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Product Description
Menzolit® MMC 1600 is a mineral moulding compound based on unsaturated polyester resin. The product is glass fibre reinforced and contains mineral fillers. In case of fire the product doesn't melt, neither does it form droplets nor is smoke generation excessive. The material is compression moulded in heated steel moulds. It is must to work with chrome plated moulds. The product contains no halogens.

Menzolit® MMC 1600 is a mineral moulding compound (similar to DMC/BMC) providing of a stone like appearance eg. granite or marble. Chrome plated mould surfaces are required. It is recommended that product thickness is not less than 3mm.
General  
Material Status 
  • Commercial: Active
Availability 
  • Europe
Filler / Reinforcement 
  • Glass\Mineral, 15% Filler by Weight
Features 
  • Halogen Free
  • High Heat Resistance
  • Low Smoke Emission
Uses 
  • Sanitary Products
  • Table Products
 
Appearance 
  • Colors Available
  • Grey
 
Processing Method 
  • Compression Molding
Part Marking Code (ISO 11469)
  • >UP-(GF+QB+MD)65FR(60)<
Physical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Density
g/cm³
ISO 1183
Molding Shrinkage
%
ISO 2577
Water Absorption (Saturation, 73°F)
%
ISO 62
Post Shrinkage
%
DIN 53464
Mechanical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Tensile Modulus (Compression Molded)
psi
ISO 527-2
Tensile Stress (Yield, Compression Molded)
psi
ISO 527-2
Flexural Modulus (Compression Molded)
psi
ISO 178
Flexural Strength (Compression Molded)
psi
ISO 178
Impact
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Charpy Notched Impact Strength (Compression Molded)
ft·lb/in²
ISO 179
Thermal
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Heat Deflection Temperature (264 psi, Unannealed)
°F
ISO 75-2/A
Continuous Use Temperature
°F
Internal Method
Glass Transition Temperature
°F
DSC
CLTE - Flow
in/in/°F
ISO 11359-2
Electrical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Surface Resistivity
ohm
IEC 60093
Volume Resistivity
ohm·cm
IEC 60093
Comparative Tracking Index
V
IEC 60112
Flammability
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Flame Rating (0.118 in)
 
UL 94
Glow Wire Ignition Temperature
°F
IEC 60695-2-13
Oxygen Index
%
ISO 4589-2
Additional Information
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Glow Bar
 
IEC 60707-3
Features
Features may also be described by the following terms: Low Smoke Emission, Zero Halogen Content, Halogen Free, High Heat Resistance.
Available Documents
Technical Datasheet (English)
Injection
Nominal Value
Unit
 
Mold Temperature
°F
 
Injection Pressure
psi
 
Notes
1Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.
 
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