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GenFlam OH-2

GenFlam® OH-2

Code: 2289 (Black), 2309 (White)

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Genflam® OH‐2 thermoplastic flame retardant low smoke zero halogen compound was designed to give the wire and cable field a superior flame retarded jacketing compound that gives excellent physical properties while processing easily. This polyolefin product passes many aging criteria yet provides surprisingly high elongation and low temperature properties.

KEY FEATURES

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

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES

Density: 1.47 g/cm3
Tensile: 1800 psi (typical)
Elongation: 230% (typical)
Tear: 45 lbf/in (typical)
Durometer: 98 Shore A
Low Temp. Brittle Point: ‐44ºC
Deformation, 2000g:  16.5%@121ºC   7.5%@100ºC   2.5%@90ºC

COMBUSTION PROPERTIES

Limited Oxygen Index (LOI): 39%
Acid Gas: 0.2%

HEAT AGING

7d@100ºC 7d@121ºC 10d@110ºC 30d@110ºC 70d@110ºC
Tensile Retention

100%

102%

99%

98% 103%
Elongation Retention 82% 71% 66% 66% 60%

WEATHERING

720 Hours under QUV Testing

Tensile Retention

94%

Elongation Retention

91%

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: 250ºF
Center Zone: 330‐340ºF
Head/Die: 340ºF
Conductor Pre-Hear: 150ºF (recommended)

PROCESSING TECHNIQUES

Gendon’s OH‐2 Zero Halogen compounds are designed to process easily.

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