PVC is an amorphous thermoplastic material, with a range of continuous use temperatures varying by type (Type I, Type II or CPVC).More about Industrial PVC/CPVC »
High impact strength/stiffness
Easy to fabricate and process
Excellent electrical insulation
Low flammability rating
Smooth surface (Type I)
High heat distortion temperature (CPVC)
Extremely low moisture absorption (CPVC)
|PVC Type I/II||CPVC|
|Tensile strength @ break @ 73°F||psi||D638||5,970 – 7,370||7,500 – 7,790**|
|Flexural modulus @ 73°F||psi||D790||333,000 – 466,000||349,000 – 404,000|
|Izod impact (notched)||ft-lbs/in of notch||D256||0.3 – 20||1.5 – 2.5|
|Deflection Temperature Under Load @ 264 psi||°F||D648||138 – 170||177 – 235|
**Tensile strength at yield reported for CPVC.
Data is to be considered representative and is provided for guidance only. All product performance must be verified by the user under actual application conditions.