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Thermoplastic Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene (ABS)

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Thermoplastic
Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene (ABS)
Property Value in metric unit Value in US unit
Density 1.05 *10³ kg/m³ 65.5 lb/ft³
Modulus of elasticity 2.45 GPa 350 ksi
Tensile strength 45 MPa 6500 psi
Elongation 33 % 33 %
Flexural strength 70 MPa 10000 psi
Thermal expansion (20 ºC) 90*10-6 ºCˉ¹ 50*10-6 in/(in* ºF)
Thermal conductivity 0.25 W/(m*K) 1.73 BTU*in/(hr*ft²*ºF)
Glass transition temperature 100 ºC 212 ºF
Maximum work temperature 70 ºC 158 ºF
Electric resistivity 108 Ohm*m 1010 Ohm*cm
Dielectric constant 2.4 - 2.4 -
  • Good rigidity;
  • Good abrasion resistance;
  • Good resistance to low temperatures;
  • High creep resistance;
  • Good dimensional stability.

Applications: rigid luggage, telephone handset, domestic appliances (food processors, fans, TV sets), computer housings, food containers, radiator grills.

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