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Plastic Tubing Physical Properties

Plastic Tubing Physical Properties

All products should be tested in their own environments before use.

Specific Gravity Tensile Strength (PSI) Elongation% Hardness Heat Distortion

D1505/D792 D882/D638 D882/D638 D785 D648
FDA & Ind. Vinyl 1.22 2200(c) 350 75A 150°
LLDPE <.920 2800(c) 530 44D 120(f)
HDPE .955 3900(d) >500 65D 151(f)
Polypropylene .899 3800(d) 400 70R 122(e)
EVA .926 2100 700 36D/92A 140
Nylon 6 1.14 11(a)/6.3(b) x 103 200(a)/300(b) 119R a/96R(b) 135(a,e),*/125
Nylon 6/6 1.14 11(a)/11.2(b)x103 90(a)/300b 121R(a) 212(a,e)
Nylon 11 /12 1.05 / 1.2 7.5 x 103(a)(b) 360(a)(b) 78R(b) 110 - 118(e)

D792 D412 D412 D2240 -
1.12 5500 550 80A-97A 185($)
1.20 6500 550 77A-97A 185($)
Thermoplastic Rubber-64A .97 1000 400 64(a) 275
Thermoplastic Rubber-73A .97 1230 460 73(a) 275
Thermoplastic Rubber-73A-FDA# .97 1230 460 73(a) 275

Brittleness Temp. Odor and Taste Toxicity Flammability Clarity


FDA & Ind. Vinyl -25°F None Indus:** FDA: None Self-Ext. Crystal Clear
LLDPE -103°F None None Slow <2"min. Milky
HDPE -103°F None None Slow Semi-Opaque
Polypropylene -40°F None None Slow Semi-Opaque
EVA -76°C None None Slow Translucent
Nylon 6 5.4(a)*/6.3(b)* None None Self-Ext. Semi-Opaque
Nylon 6/6 4.7(a)/5.0(b) None None Self-Ext. Semi-Opaque
Nylon 11/12 3.3* None None Slow (UL-94HB) Semi-Opaque


Polyurethane Ether <50°C* None None - Clear
Polyurethane Ester <50°C* None None - Clear
Thermoplastic Rubber-64A <60°C None None Slow Black
Thermoplastic Rubber-73A <60°C None None Slow Black
Thermoplastic Rubber-73A-FDA# <60°C None None Slow Manila

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The information and recommendations provided here were believed by Hudson Extrusions, Inc. to be accurate at the time of information or recommendations contained here, regardless of whether it is claimed that the information or recommendations are inaccurate, incomplete or otherwise misleading.

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