ABS plastics provide a balanced combination of mechanical toughness, wide temperature range, good dimensional stability, chemical resistance, electrical insulating properties, and ease of fabrication. ABS plastic is available in a wide range of grades including medium and high-impact, heat-resistant, plateable fire-retardant, and both low and high gloss varieties.
Brand Names: Cycolac, Lustran, Hival
Applications: Computer housings, small appliances, automotive interior trim and medical components
|Tensile Strength||Flexural Modulus||Impact Strength||Max Temp.||Chemical Resistance|
|5000-7500 psi||270,000-380,000 psi||3.0-7.5 ft-lb/in notched izod||140°-200° F||Poor to Fair|