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GenFlam DC-10

GenFlam® DC-10

Code: 2458

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GenFlam® DC-10 is a Low Smoke Zero Halogen polyolefin compound designed specifically for use in separators, dividers, fillers and tapes for plenum CAT 6A, 6E data cable. Its inherent high flame retardancy, excellent physical and electrical properties, and ease of processing bring many important benefits to the manufacturing of category cables.

KEY FEATURES

  • High flame retardancy
  • Good processibility
  • Uses no heavy metals or halogenated ingredients

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES

Density: 1.61 g/cm3
Tensile: 1200 psi (typical)
Elongation: 12% (typical)

COMBUSTION PROPERTIES

Limited Oxygen Index (LOI): 43%

ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES

Dissipation Factor, D: 0.002
Dielectric Constant: 3.36
(1 MHz / 5 Volts)

SUGGESTED RUNNING CONDITIONS

Extruder L/D: 20:1 or 25:1
Comp. Ratio: 1.25:1
Screen Pack: 20 Mesh or none
Screw Type:Single Flight metering, without mixing section
Feed Zone: 320ºF
Center Zone: 330‐340ºF
Head/Die: 360ºF

PROCESSING TECHNIQUES

Gendon’s Genflam® DC‐10 processes easily on conventional extrusion equipment. As with many products of this type, shear should be minimized to ensure trouble free processing.

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