KEBAFLEX / S FE 170402 (Development product*)
TPE-S, Shore A90, Extrusion
TPE-S - KEBAFLEX / S
Under the trade name KEBAFLEX / S we market a range of thermoplastic elastomer compounds based on SEBS/PP. KEBAFLEX / S is available in various Shore hardnesses from below A10 to above D50 and is often used as a substitute for rubber due to its cost-effective processing by injection molding. It is soft and flexible, freely colorable, shows good elastic behavior up to 100°C and offers a pleasant feel. A wide range of modified compounds is available, e.g. adhesion-modified grades for 2K injection molding, printable grades, grades with optimized compression set, etc.
Typical areas of application
- Cables and connectors for media-carrying systems
- SCR lines
- Household appliances
- Mechanical Engineering
- good chemical resistance
- good aging behavior
- High strength
Overview of product features
For extrusion, we recommend pre-drying (e.g. 4 h/ 80 °C) of the material and a processing temperature of 230 °C. Lower temperatures are likely to cause melting problems.
Dryer type: dry air dryer
Drying time: 3 – 4 h
Processing temperatures Extrusion:
Melt temperature: 230 – 245°C
Mold temperature: 180 – 220°C
The information in this data sheet is based on our current knowledge and experience. Due to the wide range of possible influences during processing and application of our products, they do not exempt the processor from carrying out his own tests and trials. A legally binding assurance of certain properties or suitability for a specific application cannot be derived from our information.
* FE products are development products which are still in the trial phase. Technical data may still change in the course of product and process development. No final decision has yet been made on the commercialization of FE products. We reserve the right to discontinue the manufacture of FE products without giving further reasons.
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