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Base type ZX-550

ZX-550 Family

Base type ZX-550



Characteristics
  • Low Stick-Slip tendacy

  • Strong anti-adhesive

  • Low tendancy to creep

  • Hydrolysis resistance

  • Weathering resistant

  • No water absorption

  • Resistence to stress cracking

  • Good machinability

  • Bondable with pre-treatment

  • Strong viscoelastic


Resistance
  • UV-radiation: (1000 hours Xenon DIN 53597) Tensile strength: –1%, Elongation at break: No alteration

  • Gamma-radiation: Limit absorbed dose 50 kGy

  • Chemicals, resistant: Insoluble in organic solvents and chemicals

  • Chemicals, unstable: Elemental fluorine, chlorine trifluoride, molten alkali metals

  • Lubricants and fuels: Resistant

  • Water: max. water absorption: 0 %, Up to 250 °C resistant

  • Fire behavior: Oxygen index (LOI): 90 %, Classification: V-0 (UL94)


Operational parameters*
  • Temperature (T): –250°C to +240°C (+260°C)

  • Surface pressure (p): Max. 8 (12) MPa

  • Sliding speed (v): Max. 250 m/min

  • Fatigue (S): tensile fatigue strength at 20°C
    and 1E06 stress cycles, 1 Hz = 7 MPa

    (*Values in the brackets, are valid for shot-term service)


The Values for Friction, wear, etc. you will find in our ZEDEX-Tools
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ZX-550 Datasheet
Here you will find all information about mechanical, thermal, electrical, and tribological characteristics.

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