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Technical Data Sheet

Nomenclature Complēt® LCF40-PA66 MT
Polymer Matrix Nylon 6/6 (Polyamide 6/6)
Reinforcement Type Long Carbon Fiber
Fiber Content (Weight Percent) 40%
Color(s) Black
Processing Method Injection Molding
Availability Global

Complēt® LCF40-PA6/6 is a maximum toughness 40% long carbon fiber reinforced nylon 6/6 (polyamide 6/6) thermoplastic composite manufactured using a pultrusion process that melt impregnates the fiber with the matrix resin to maximize performance. Impact modification provides this composite with the highest level of durability obtainable in a long carbon fiber reinforced material. This composite’s mechanical properties allow its use in a wide range of applications across multiple market segments as a lightweight replacement for metals or as an engineered substitute for other materials.

English SI Metric Test Method
Specific Gravity 1.31 1.31 ASTM D-792
Tensile Strength 40,000 psi 276 MPa ASTM D-638
Tensile Modulus 4,300 ksi 29655 MPa ASTM D-638
Tensile Elogation 1-2% 1-2% ASTM D-638
Flexural Strength 60,000 psi 414 MPa ASTM D-790
Flexural Modulus 3,110 ksi 21448 MPa ASTM D-790
Notched Izod Impact 5.5 ft·lb/in 294 J/m ASTM D-256
Un-notched Izod Impact 21.0 ft·lb/in 1121 J/m ASTM D-4812
DTUL @ 264 psi (1820 kPa 475 °F 246 °C ASTM D-4812
Rev 08/10

Molding guidelines and processing conditions for Complēt® long fiber composite pellets are available in our Material Processing Guide. Please contact our technical support team if you require additional information regarding processing a particular product or guidance resolving problems.

Safety Data Sheets (SDS or MSDS) for Complēt® long fiber composite pellets are available through MSDSonline or upon request from our customer service team.

This compound complies with European Union Directive 2002/95/EC Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS).

Values included in this Property Data Sheet are based on limited laboratory test specimens. These values are typical values and are not meant to be used for setting maximum or minimum values for specification purposes. Any determination of the suitability of the materials shown in this property data sheet for use by the end user is the sole responsibility of the user, who must assure themselves that the material as subsequently processed meets the need of their particular product or use. To the best of our knowledge the information in this publication is accurate and reliable, PlastiComp does not assume any liability whatsoever for the accuracy of this information.

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