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Thermoplastic Polycarbonate (PC)

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Thermoplastic
Polycarbonate (PC)
Property Value in metric unit Value in US unit
Density 1.20 *10³ kg/m³ 74.9 lb/ft³
Modulus of elasticity 2.30 GPa 330 ksi
Tensile strength 68 MPa 9800 psi
Elongation 130 % 130 %
Flexural strength 95 MPa 13500 psi
Thermal expansion (20 ºC) 66*10-6 ºCˉ¹ 37*10-6 in/(in* ºF)
Thermal conductivity 0.20 W/(m*K) 1.39 BTU*in/(hr*ft²*ºF)
Glass transition temperature 150 ºC 302 ºF
Maximum work temperature 120 ºC 250 ºF
Electric resistivity 108 Ohm*m 1010 Ohm*cm
Dielectric constant 3.0 - 3.0 -
  • High strength;
  • High stiffness;
  • High toughness;
  • Good thermal resistance;
  • Transparent.

Applications: blends with other polymers, components of street lights, bottles, protection helmets, machine frames.

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