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GenFlam XLPO-RMT

GenFlam® XLPO-RMT

Code: 2438 (Black), 2469 (White), 4509 (Natural)

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Genflam® OH‐4 thermoplastic flame retardant low smoke zero halogen compound was designed to give the wire and cable field a superior flame retarded that is cost effective while maintaining sufficient physical properties to meet a variety of specifications. This polyolefin compound is designed to process easily.

KEY FEATURES

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

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES

Density: 1.51 g/cm3
Tensile: 1700 psi (typical)
Elongation: 175% (typical)
Tear: 38 lbf/in (typical)
Durometer: 92 Shore A
Low Temp. Brittle Point: ‐31ºC
Deformation, 2000g:  <10%@121ºC

COMBUSTION PROPERTIES

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

HEAT AGING

7d@136ºC
Tensile Retention

106%

Elongation Retention 93%
Hot Creep @ 200ºC <10%
Hot Set @ 200ºC <5%

FLUID RESISTANCE

Diesel – 24h@100ºC
Tensile Retention 53.4%
Elongation Retention 105%

WEATHERING

720 Hours under QUV Testing

Tensile Retention

96%

Elongation Retention

92%

SUGGESTED RUNNING CONDITIONS

Extruder L/D: 15:1 or 20:1
Comp. Ratio: 1.25:1
Screen Pack: 20 Mesh or none
Screw Type: Single Flight metering, without mixing section
Feed Zone: 190ºF
Center Zone: 190-200ºF
Head/Die: 220ºF
Conductor Pre-Hear: 150ºF (recommended)

PROCESSING TECHNIQUES

Gendon’s XLPO‐RMT Zero Halogen compound is designed to process easily.

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