Athlone Super Hi-impact Grade

Athlone Super Hi-impact Grade

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ABS (Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene) is an extruded thermoplastic sheet with excellent rigidity, printability, toughness, impact resistance and thermoforming qualities. These characteristics make ABS perfect for a large range of areas from the automotive industry to point of sale display items.

Characteristics

• Various finishes
• Superior impact strength
• Low moisture absorption
• Excellent thermoforming properties
• Easily machined
• Mildew and mould resistant

 

Material Properties* Standard Unit Capping
Tensile strength ISO 527 MPa 42
Flexural strength ISO 178 MPa 68
izod notched impact strength ISO 180 J/m2 200
Heat deflection temperature ISO 75 °C 100
VICAT softening temperature ISO 306 °C 100
Density** ISO 1183   1.06
Flammability Rating UL94 Class HB

 

* Property evaluations on injection molded unpigmented material
** Density values vary with pigmentation

Applications

• Molded car parts

• Luggage

• Helmets

• Electrical casings

Availability

A comprehensive range of colours. Colour matching is available on request. ABS is available in a wide range of variants including food grade, UV stabilized, & ignition resistant.