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Lustran Elite 1891

Lustran® Elite 1891 resin is an injection molding grade of ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene) for high-heat applications in the automotive market. It provides high heat resistance, low gloss, toughness, and easy flow for processing molded-in color parts.

Key Features

  • SAE J1685: ABS0111
  • High heat resistance
  • Low gloss
  • Easy flow
  • UL 94 HB rated

Applications

  • AB pillars
  • Door panels
  • Console and console trim
  • Lamp housings
  • Grade Version
  • Properties

    Properties of Lustran Elite 1891

    Property, Test Condition Standard Unit Values
    Rheological Properties
    Melt Flow Rate, 230 °C/3.8 kg ASTM D 1238 g/10 min 2
    Melt Flow Rate, 220 °C/10 kg ASTM D 1238 g/10 min 7
    Mechanical Properties
    Izod Notched Impact Strength, 23 °C (73 °F) ASTM D 256 ft-lb/in 3.6
    Tensile Stress at Yield, 23 °C ASTM D 638 psi 6100
    Tensile Modulus ASTM D 638 psi x 10³ -
    Elongation, Failure ASTM D 638 % 35
    Flexural Modulus, 23 °C ASTM D 790 psi x 10³ 320
    Flexural Stress at 5% Deflection ASTM D 790 psi 10100
    Thermal Properties
    Vicat Softening Temperature, B/1 ( 120 °C/h, 10N) ASTM D 1525 °F 243
    DTUL @ 264 psi - Unannealed ASTM D 648 °F 187
    DTUL @ 66 psi - Unannealed ASTM D 648 °F 214
    Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion ASTM D 696 10^(-4)/°F 0.44
    Other Properties
    Density ASTM D 792 - 1.05
    Processing
    Linear Mold Shrinkage ASTM D 955 in/in 0.004 - 0.006
    Drying Temperature °F 175
    Drying Time h 2-4

    Typical values for uncolored products

  • Processing

    Processing of Lustran Elite 1891

  • Safety Data Sheet