Athlone Ignition Resistant Grade (Fire Resistant)

Athlone Ignition Resistant Grade (Fire Resistant)

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ABS (Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene) is an extruded thermoplastic sheet with excellent rigidity, toughness, impact resistance and thermoforming qualities. These characteristics make it perfect for a large range of areas from the automotive industry to point of sale display items. Athlone ABS FR P90IR is an Ignition Resistant grade suitable where fire resistance is a consideration.

Characteristics

• Various surface finishes

• Superior impact strength

• Low moisture absorption

• Excellent thermoforming properties

• Easily machined

• Mildew and mould resistant

• Printable

 

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 110
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

• Where IR is required

Availability

Available in a comprehensive range of colours. Colour matching is available on request. ABS is also available in a wide range of variants including food grade, UV stabilized.