Polyarylamide

Polymer Type

Thermoplastic

Advantages

Able to accept high filler loadings and give reasonable surface finish.  High cyrstallinity.

Disadvantages

Some water absorption, less than polyamide 6/6.  Only available as fibre-filled material.

Applications

Mechanical components, electrical connectors, plugs, sockets, housings, lamp sockets, insulating plates.  Camera cases, watches, fishing tackle, toys. 

 

Source : Abstracted from Plascams

For more information on Plascams please visit RAPRA Technology Ltd.

 

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