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Rubber Properties
 

UHMW PE Fender Properties

  
 


Test Method
Test Method Typical Value Unit
Density DIN 53479 / ASTM D 792 0.93-0.95 g/cm³
Molecular Weight
Viscosimetric ~4,000,000 g/mol
Dynamic Friction
DIN 53375 / ASTM D 1894 ≤0.15 __
Yield Strength
ISO 527 / ASTM D 638 ≥17 / ≥20 MPa
Tensile Break
ASTM D 638 ≥40
MPa
Elongation at Break
ISO 527 / ASTM D 638 ≥50 / ≥350 %
Flexural Modulus ASTM D 790B ≥800 MPa
Shore Hardness
ISO 868 60 15 sec
Single-V notched Impact
ISO 868 / ASTM 256A ≥130 / No break Kj/m²
Abrasion Inddex
Sand Slurry (steel=100) 10-15 __
Operating Temperature
__ '-80 to +80 °C
Thermal Expansion
DIN 52328 / ASTM D 696 ~2x10ˉ4
Kˉ¹

   
 









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