basf ps4324


Polystyrene (or Styrene) advanced performance resins are crystal-clear, resist moisture, stable when exposed to radiation, can be uniformly colored, have attractive light transmission capabilities, dimensional stability, high tensile and flexible.

BASF PS4324 (Polystyrene, High Impact) Property Sheet

* All Values are Nominal.

Physical Value Test
Density-Specific Gravity 1.04 sp gr 23/23ºC ASTM D792
Melt Flow Rate (G - 200 ºC/5 kg) 8 g/10 min ASTM D1238

Mechanical Value Test
Tensile Modulus 2.5e+005 psi ASTM D638
Tensile Strength @ Yld 3200 psi ASTM D638
Tensile Strength @ Brk 3000 psi ASTM D638
Tensile Elongation @ Brk 50 % ASTM D638
Flexural Modulus 3e+005 psi ASTM D790
Flexural Strength @ Yld 5700 psi ASTM D790

Impact Value Test
Notched Izod Impact (.125 in) 2.6 ft-lb/in ASTM D256
Gardner Impact (.125 in) 200 in-lb ASTM D3029

Hardness Value Test
Rockwell Hardness (L-Scale) 60 ASTM D785

Thermal Value Test
DTUL @ 264psi - Unannealed 180 ºF ASTM D648
Vicat Softening Point 210 ºF ASTM D1525

Optical Value Test
Gardner Gloss (60 º) 50 % ASTM D523

** These are typical property values intended only as guides. They should not be used to establish specification limits or as the sole basis of design. Determining whether this information, or this plastic, should be used for a particular application is the responsibility of the user.


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