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PA6 – Polyamide 6 PA6

AKROMID® B3 black (2502)

3600 MPa

n.b.

AKROMID® B3 black (2502) is an unreinforced polyamide 6.

Typical applications

Holds, housings and cover parts in automotive industry and power tools

Processing information

The listed values are recommendations. Higher values should be used for higher glass loadings. We recommend only de-humidifying or vacuum dryers. Extensive drying can cause filling problems and surface defects.


6 Drying time 0 - 4 h

Drying temperature (τ ≤ -30°C) 80°C

Processing moisture 0,02 - 0,1%

1 Feed section 60 - 80°C

2 Temperature zone 1 - Zone 4 220 - 270°C

3 Nozzle temperature 230 - 300°C

4 Melt temperature 240 - 270°C

5 Mold temperature 40 - 80°C

P Nach Holding pressure, spec. 300 - 800 bar

P Stau Back pressure, spec. 50 - 150 bar

Injection speed medium to high

Screw speed 8 - 15 m/min

  • Mechanical Properties
    Tensile modulus (1 mm/min | ISO 527-2)
    d.a.m. 3600 MPa
    conditioned 1200 MPa

    Stress at yield (50 mm/min | ISO 527-2)
    d.a.m. 85 MPa
    conditioned 45 MPa

    Strain at break (50 mm/min | ISO 527-2)
    d.a.m. 20 %
    conditioned > 50 %

    Flexural modulus (2 mm/min | ISO 178)
    d.a.m. 3100 MPa

    Flexural strength (2 mm/min | ISO 178)
    d.a.m. 120 MPa

    Charpy impact strength (23°C | ISO 179-1/1eU)
    d.a.m. n.b.
    conditioned n.b.

    Charpy impact strength (-30°C | ISO 179-1/1eU)
    d.a.m. n.b.

    Charpy notched impact strength (23°C | ISO 179-1/1eA)
    d.a.m. 5 kJ/m²
    conditioned 16 kJ/m²

    Charpy notched impact strength (-30°C | ISO 179-1/1eA)
    d.a.m. 2 kJ/m²

  • Thermal Properties
    Temperature of deflection under load HDT/A (1,8 MPa | ISO 75) 60 °C

    Temperature of deflection under load HDT/B (0,45 MPa | ISO 75) 180 °C

    Melting temperature (DSC, 10K/min | DIN EN 11357-1) 220 °C

  • Flammability
    Burning rate (UL 94)
    1,6mm Wall thickness V-2 Class

    GWFI (IEC 60695-2-12)
    1,6mm Wall thickness 750 °C

    GWIT (IEC 60695-2-13)
    1,6mm Wall thickness 675 °C

    Burning rate (<100 mm/min) (> 1 mm Thickness | FMVSS 302) +

  • General properties
    Density (23°C | ISO 1183) 1,13 g/cm³

    Humidity absorption (70°C, 62% r.H. | ISO 1110) 2,6 - 3,4 %

    Water absorption 23°C saturated (23°C, saturated | ISO 62) 9,0 - 10,0 %

    Molding shrinkage (flow | ISO 294-4) 1,1 %

    Molding shrinkage (transverse | ISO 294-4) 1,0 %

  • Electrical Properties
    Volume resistivity (IEC 60093)
    d.a.m. 1,0E+13 Ohm x cm
    conditioned 1,0E+10 Ohm x cm

    Surface resistivity (acc. to IEC 60093)
    d.a.m. 1,0E+12 Ohm
    conditioned 1,0E+10 Ohm

    Comparative tracking index (Test liquid A | IEC 60112) 600 V

Disclaimer

All specifications and information given on this website are based on our current knowledge and experience. A legally binding promise of certain characteristics or suitability for a concrete individual case cannot be derived from this information. The information supplied here is not intended to release processors and users from the responsibility of carrying out their own tests and inspections in each concrete individual case. AKRO®, AKROMID®, AKROLEN®, AKROLOY®, AKROTEK®, ICX® and PRECITE® are registered trademarks of the Feddersen Group.

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