Injection molding resin, formulated for ease in mold release, offering a high molecular weight and good heat resistance. Highly used in the production of automotive taillight lenses. Crystal clear in appearance and can be easily blended with other resins and colors.

  • UL-94 HB
  • AMECA
  • General Purpose

Mechanical

TEST METHOD

UNITS

CA-82

Elongation

ASTM D638

%

3.4

Impact Strength – Izod (Notched)

ASTM D256

ft-lb/in

0.35

Flexural Strength

ASTM D790

psi

17100

Impact Strength – Falling Weight (1/8”)

ASTM D5420 GB

in-lb

2

Modulus of Elasticity

ASTM D638

psi

440000

Tensile Strength

ASTM D638

psi

9800

Other

TEST METHOD

UNITS

CA-82

Relative Thermal Index

UL 746 ABC

°C

90,f1

Specific Gravity

ASTM D792

-

1.19

3-Year Weathering

SAE J576 (AMECA)

-

Listed

Flammability

UL 94

-

HB

Thermal

TEST METHOD

UNITS

CA-82

Vicat Softening Temperature

ASTM D1525

°F

216

Molding Shrinkage

ASTM D955

%

0.2-0.6

Melt Flow Rate

ASTM D1238

g/10 min

2.5

Heat Deflection Temperature Under Load (264 psi)

ASTM D648

°F

204

Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion (-30 to 30°C)

ASTM D696

mm/(mm-oC)

6 X 10^-5

Optical

TEST METHOD

UNITS

CA-82

Yellowness Index

ASTM D1925

-

< 1.0

Haze

ASTM D1003

%

<1.0

Luminous Transmittance

ASTM D1003

%

92

Refractive Index

ASTM D542

-

1.49

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**Applicable to the acrylic substrate

These suggestions and data are based on information we believe to be reliable. They are offered in good faith, but without guarantee, as conditions and methods of use are beyond our control. We recommend that the prospective user determine the suitability of our materials and suggestions before adopting them on a commercial scale.