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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003008
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... Abstract This article discusses the family characteristics, commercial forms, applications, resin grades, and mechanical and physical properties of traditional engineering thermoplastics in their neat (unmodified) form and as compounds and composites, namely, acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrenes...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003009
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... Abstract Advanced thermoplastics are stiff, moldable plastics that compete with traditional engineering thermoplastics and thermosets owing to their good tensile, compressive, impact, and shear strength, electrical properties, and corrosion resistance. This article discusses commercial forms...
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Published: 01 November 1995
Fig. 32 Oxygen index of PEI compared with other thermoplastics More
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Published: 01 November 1995
Fig. 33 Smoke evolution of PEI by NBS test compared with other thermoplastics More
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Published: 01 November 1995
Fig. 2 Morphology of a styrene-butadiene thermoplastics elastomer. Source: Ref 10 More
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Published: 01 November 1995
Fig. 17 Classification of different welding methods for thermoplastics More
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Published: 01 January 1993
Fig. 2 Classification of different welding methods for thermoplastics More
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Published: 01 January 1993
Fig. 14 Diagram for assessment of welding capacity of thermoplastics. Arrow direction shows increase in weldability by the indirect method. LDPE, low-density polyethylene; HDPE, high-density polyethylene; PA, polyamide; POM, polyoxymethylene. Source: Ref 34 More
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Published: 01 January 2001
Fig. 1 Compression properties of thermosets and thermoplastics. Source: Ref 9 and manufacturer data (PEI, Hexcel Corp.; PEEK, Cytec Fiberite) More
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Published: 01 January 2001
Fig. 2 Chemical structures of mid- and high-temperature thermoplastics More
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Published: 01 June 2012
Fig. 6 Charpy impact strength of selected thermoplastics as a function of notch radius. PVC, polyvinyl chloride; ABS, acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene. Source: Ref 8 More
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Published: 01 January 2001
Fig. 6 Mechanical properties of selected matrix resins. Thermoplastics: polyester (unfilled; maximum temperature 140 °C, or 284 °F), polyamide (nylon 6/6, unfilled; maximum temperature 130 °C, or 266 °F), and polysulfane (standard; maximum temperature 160 °C, or 320 °F). Thermosets: epoxy More
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Published: 15 May 2022
Fig. 15 Schematic comparing the processing of (a) thermoplastics with (b) thermosets More
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Published: 15 May 2022
Fig. 31 Heat-deflection temperature at 1.8 MPa (0.264 ksi) of thermoplastics according to thermomechanical testing; 5 °C/min (9 °F/min) in flexure. HDPE, high-density polyethylene; LDPE, low-density polyethylene; PC, polycarbonate; PVC, polyvinyl chloride. More
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Published: 15 May 2022
Fig. 1 Schematic comparing the processing of (a) thermoplastics and (b) thermosets More
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003368
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... Abstract This article provides information on the thermoplastic resins used as matrix materials for continuous fiber reinforced composites. It focuses on the materials that are suitable for fabrication of structural laminates and used for aerospace applications. The article provides...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003419
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... Abstract This article describes the characteristics of thermoplastic composites and its material forms. It presents the steps and considerations in manufacturing the thermoplastic composites. The article describes the various techniques of manufacturing, such as consolidation, autoclave molding...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003425
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... Abstract Advanced thermoplastic composites possess impact resistance, fracture toughness, and elevated temperature endurance properties due to their melt-fusible nature. This article presents the material options available for thermoplastic composites such as pseudothermoplastics, post...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 May 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11B.a0006849
EISBN: 978-1-62708-395-9
... Thermogravimetric analysis of reinforced nylon; 80 °C/min (1450 °F/min) in air Fig. 30 Thermogravimetric analysis of acetal/fluorocarbon blend; 40 °C/min (70 °F/min) in air. PTFE, polytetrafluoroethylene. Fig. 31 Heat-deflection temperature at 1.8 MPa (0.264 ksi) of thermoplastics according...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 May 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11B.a0006925
EISBN: 978-1-62708-395-9
...-methylstyrene TEEE Thermoplastic elastomer, ether-ester TEO Thermoplastic elastomerolefinic TES Thermoplastic elastomer-styrenic TPE Thermoplastic elastomer TPES Thermoplastic polyester (general) TPS Toughened polystyrene TPUR Thermoplastic polyurethane UF Urea-formaldehyde (urea...