Plastics Properties Comparison

Detailed below are key specifications covering a wide range of our thermoplastics. Please contact the Pure Plastics Sales Office if you require any further information, or full product data sheets.

 

  Specific Gravity
DIN 53479
Working Temperature
Long Term (°C)
Upper Temperature Short Term (°C) Coefficient of Linear Expansion
DIN 53752
10-6/ (°C)
Flammability
UL 94
ABS 1.07 -35 +70 80 95 HB
Acetal 1.42 -40 +100 140 80-100 HB
Acrylic 1.19 75 90 70 HB
HDPE 0.95 75 90 120 HB
Nylon 66 1.15 -30 +20 170 60-70 V2
Nylon 6 Cast 1.15 -40 +105 160 50-60 V2
Nylon 6 Extruded 1.14 -40 +100 140 50-70 V2
Polycarbonate 1.2 -40 +130 140 60-70 V2
Polypropylene 0.91 80 100 100 HB
PTFE 2.15 -250 +250 250 140 V0
PVC 1.4 60 70 70 V0/5V
PVDF 1.78 -40 +100 150 120 V0
UHMW 0.93 75 90 120 HB