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PA6 – Polyamide 6 PA6 CF40

AKROMID® B3 ICF 40 AM black (8236)

AKROMID® B3 ICF 40 AM black (8236) is a 40% carbon fibre reinforced polyamide 6 with high flexural strength and good sliding properties. It is suitable for a stable additive manufacturing process (3D Printing) at fast production speeds.

Typical applications

Mechanically high stressed parts in all industries, additive manufacturing

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 4 240 - 300°C

3 Nozzle temperature 270 - 300°C

4 Melt temperature 270 - 300°C

5 Mold temperature 80 - 130°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. 27000 MPa

    Stress at break (5 mm/min | ISO 527-2)
    d.a.m. 210 MPa

    Strain at break (5 mm/min | ISO 527-2)
    d.a.m. 1,4 %

    Charpy impact strength (23°C | ISO 179-1/1eU)
    d.a.m. 45 kJ/m²

    Charpy notched impact strength (23°C | ISO 179-1/1eA)
    d.a.m. 8 kJ/m²

  • Thermal Properties
    Melting temperature (DSC, 10K/min | DIN EN ISO 11357-3) 220 °C

  • Flammability
    Burning rate (UL 94)
    1,6mm Wall thickness HB Class

  • General properties
    Density (23°C | ISO 1183) 1,31 g/cm³

    Molding shrinkage (flow | ISO 294-4) 0,1-0,3 %

    Molding shrinkage (transverse | ISO 294-4) 0,5-0,7 %

  • Electrical Properties
    Surface resistivity (acc. to IEC 60093)
    d.a.m. 1,0E+3 Ohm
    conditioned 1,0E+3 Ohm

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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