The grey Nylatron GSM contains finely divided particles of molybdenum disulfide (MoS2) to enhance its load bearing capabilities while maintaining the impact resistance inherent to nylon.
This material is commonly used to make gears, sheaves, sprockets and custom parts.
|Specific gravity (ASTM D-792)||1.16|
|Tensile strength (ASTM D-638) (psi)||11 000|
|Flexural strength (ASTM D-790) (psi)||16 000|
|Compressive strength (ASTM D-695) (psi)||14 000|
|Hardness, M Scale (ASTM D-785)||80|
|Elongation (ASTM D-638) (%)||30|
|Coeff. Thermal Exp. (ASTM D-696) In/In/°F||5 X 10?5|
|Water absorption, 24 hours %||0.6|