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Petra® Thermoplastic Polyester

 

Petra® thermoplastic polyester from BASF is based on 100% post-consumer polyethylene terephthalate (PET). The Petra® family of injection molding resins offers a balance of engineering properties combined with high-temperature performance, chemical resistance, good electrical properties and ease of processing. Glass-reinforced, flame-retardant Petra® thermoplastic polyester resins provide customers excellent stiffness and strength in complex and thin molded parts.

 

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Petra® 130
Petra 130 is a 30% glass fiber reinforced polyethylene terephthalate injection molding compound. It is available in natural and pigmented versions. It exhibits a superb combination of performance properties including high strength and stiffness at elevated temperatures with good chemical resistance and dimensional stability.
Petra® 130 BK112
Petra 130 BK112 is a 30% glass fiber reinforced, black pigmented polyethylene terephthalate injection molding compound. It exhibits a superb combination of performance properties including good strength and stiffness at elevated temperatures. It also has good chemical resistance and dimensional stability, and adequate ductility for most applications.
Petra® 130 FR
Petra 130 FR is a 30% glass fiber reinforced, flame retardant injection molding compound based on post-consumer and post-industrial recycle polyethylene terephthalate feedstocks. It is recognized as UL 94V-0/5VA by Underwriters Laboratories. It is also available in pigmented versions.
Petra® 130 FR BK112
Petra 130 FR BK112 is a 30% glass fiber reinforced, black pigmented, flame retardant injection molding compound based on post-consumer and post-industrial recycle polyethylene terephthalate feedstocks. It is recognized as UL 94V-0/5VA by Underwriters Laboratories.
Petra® 140
Petra 140 is a 45% glass reinforced polyethylene terephthalate (PET) injection molding compound offering an increased level of strength, stiffness, high temperature performance, dimensional stability. Excellent resistance to creep under load, and maintains the inherent chemical and electrical properties associated with polyesters.
Petra® 230 BK112
Petra 230 BK112 is a 35% mineral and glass fiber reinforced, black pigmented, polyethylene terephthalate injection molding compound. It exhibits a very good combination of performance properties including high strength and stiffness with ductility at elevated temperatures, good chemical resistance, dimensional stability and warp resistance.
Petra® 330 FR BK112
Petra 330 FR BK112 is a 30% glass reinforced, flame retardant PET, pigmented black injection molding compound rated UL94 V-0 in a 1/64 inch thickness. The product is designed for injection molding of thin and complex parts such as electrical bobbins. Due to its high crystallization rate the processability of the product in the injection molding process is very good. It exhibits excellent balance of properties including strength, stiffness, HDT, dimensional resistance and electrical properties.

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