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Ultramid® A3L HP Datasheet

Polyamide 66

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Product Description
Ultramid A3L HP is an unreinforced, heat stabilized, impact modified, high flow, nylon 66 for injection molding. This grade has excellent flow and improved ambient and low temperature toughness.

Applications
Typical applications include fasteners and clamps.
General  
Material Status 
  • Commercial: Active
Availability 
  • North America
Additive 
  • Heat Stabilizer
  • Impact Modifier
 
Features 
  • Heat Stabilized
  • High Flow
  • Impact Modified
  • Low Temperature Toughness
  • Oil Resistant
Uses 
  • Fasteners
Agency Ratings 
RoHS Compliance 
Automotive Specifications 
 
Forms 
  • Pellets
Processing Method 
  • Injection Molding
Physical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Density
g/cm³
ISO 1183
Mechanical
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Tensile Modulus (73°F)
psi
ISO 527-2
Tensile Stress (Yield, 73°F)
psi
ISO 527-2
Tensile Strain (Yield, 73°F)
%
ISO 527-2
Nominal Tensile Strain at Break (73°F)
%
ISO 527-2
Flexural Modulus (73°F)
psi
ISO 178
Impact
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Charpy Notched Impact Strength
    ISO 179
-22°F
ft·lb/in²
 
73°F
ft·lb/in²
 
Notched Izod Impact Strength
    ISO 180
-40°F
ft·lb/in²
 
73°F
ft·lb/in²
 
Thermal
Nominal Value
Unit
Test Method
Heat Deflection Temperature (264 psi, Unannealed)
°F
ISO 75-2/A
Melting Temperature (DSC)
°F
ISO 3146
Generic Name
Generic Name may also be described by the following terms: PA66.
Features
Features may also be described by the following terms: Low Temperature Toughness, Heat Stabilized, Heat-ageing Stabilized, Heat Ageing Stabilized, Heat-aging Stabilized, Heat Aging Stabilized, High Flow, High Melt, High MFI.
Automotive Specifications
This plastic material has approval for 2 automotive specifications from the following agencies (the number in parentheses shows the number of specifications for that agency): GM (1), FORD (1).
Agency Ratings
This plastic material has 1 certifications from the following agencies (the number in parentheses shows the number of certifications for that agency): EC (1).
Available Documents
Processing - Injection Molding (English)
Technical Datasheet - ISO (English)
Injection
Nominal Value
Unit
 
Drying Temperature
°F
 
Drying Time
hr
 
Suggested Max Moisture
%
 
Processing (Melt) Temp
°F
 
Mold Temperature
°F
 
Injection Pressure
psi
 
Injection Rate
 
 
Back Pressure
psi
 
Screw Speed
rpm
 
Screw Compression Ratio
 
 
Notes
1Typical properties: these are not to be construed as specifications.
 
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