Torlon® is a high performance thermoplastic that has exceptional impact, dielectric and compressive strength. It carries high loads over a wide temperature range and withstands impact loading and abrasive wear, making it a good choice for structural components and wear applications.
Torlon offers outstanding insulation properties and high dielectric strength.
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|Density||1.4e3 - 1.45e3||kg/m^3||0.0506 - 0.0524||lb/ft^3|
|Yield Strength||3.8e7 - 4.2e7||Pa||5.51 - 6.09||ksi|
|Tensile Strength||1.82e8 - 2.02e8||Pa||26.4 - 29.3||ksi|
|Elongation||0.139 - 0.161||% strain||13.9 - 16.1||% strain|
|Hardness (Vickers)||1.12e8 - 1.34e8||Pa||11.4 - 12.6||HV|
|Impact Strength (notched)||1.33e4 - 1.47e4||J/m^2||6.33 - 6.99||ft.lbf/in^2|
|Fracture Toughness||3.68e6 - 4.48e6||Pa/m^0.5||3.35 - 4.08||ksi/in^0.5|
|Young's Modulus||478e9 - 5.02e9||Pa||0.693 - 0.728||10^6 psi|
|Max Service Temperature||200 - 220||°C||392 - 428||°F|
|Insulator or Conductor||Insulator||Insulator|
|Specific Heat Capability||994 - 1.03e3||J/kg °C||0.237 - 0.247||BTU/lb. °F|
|Thermal Expansion Coefficent||2.98e-5 - 3.14e-5||strain/°C||16.6 - 17.4||µstrain/°F|
|CO2 Footprint||9.73 - 10.8||kg/kg||9.73 - 10.8||lb/lb|
∗ The information on this page is intended as general guidance only and is only accurate at the time of posting (see date below). Specific material properties vary by manufacturer. Please contact a Dielectric application engineer for help in choosing the optimal material for your application and budget.
Posting Date: August 16, 2012