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Technical Datasheet | Supplied by Cabot
CABELEC® CA3178 by Cabot is an electrically conductive polyamide 6 (PA 6) grade with dispersed carbon black. Offers electrical and mechanical properties not impacted by normal atmospheric conditions. Designed for injection molding applications. CABELEC® CA3178 is used in explosives, electronic components, pigments and products for packaging and handling of electronic products where it is desirable to mitigate the hazard of electrostatic discharge. Complies with UL 94 HB flame rating.
Product Type
PA (Polyamide, Nylon) > PA 6 (Nylon 6)
Physical Form
Product Status

CABELEC® CA3178 Properties

Physical Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Specific Gravity
1196 kg/m3
Cabot Test Methods
Melt Mass-Flow Rate (MFR or MFI = Melt Flow Index or MI = Melt Index)
10 g/10 min
(275°C, 10 kg)
ISO 1133
Linear Mold Shrinkage
1.5 - 2.0 %
( )

CABELEC® CA3178 Processing Guidelines

Injection Molding Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Drying Temperature
80 °C
Barrel Nozzle Temperature
220 - 275 °C
Mold Temperature
60 °C
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