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LEXAN™ CXT17 Resin

Technical DataSheet | Supplied by SABIC

LEXAN™ CXT17 Resin by SABIC is a high flow, high heat polycarbonate (PC) copolymer grade. Exhibits high temperature resistance, crystal clear transparency and excellent color stability. It is suitable for processing by injection molding. Possible applications could be flash lens, sensor lens, high heat films like touch screen sensor, auto camera lens, respiratory masks and auto inner lens. LEXAN™ CXT17 Resin is optimized to have a broad processing window.

LEXAN™ CXT17 Resin Product details

Product Type
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Appearance
Transparent
Product Launch Date
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Product Status
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Geographical Availability
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Applications/ Recommended for
  • Optics > Lenses
  • Injection molding - thermoplastics
Key Features
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LEXAN™ CXT17 Resin Properties

Mechanical Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Tensile Stress
xx MPa
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Tensile Stress
xx MPa
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Tensile Strain
xxx %
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Tensile Strain
xxxx %
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Tensile Modulus
xxxx MPa
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Flexural Stress
xxx MPa
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Flexural Modulus (Stiffness)
xxxx MPa
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Unnotched Izod Impact Strength
xx kJ/m²
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Notched Izod Impact Strength
x kJ/m²
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Notched Izod Impact Strength
x kJ/m²
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Charpy Notched Strength
xx kJ/m²
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Charpy Notched Strength
x kJ/m²
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Charpy Unnotched Strength
xx kJ/m²
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Thermal Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Glass Transition Temperature (Tg)
xxx °C
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Vicat Softening Temperature
xxx °C
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Heat Deflection Temperature Under Load (HDT)
xxx °C
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Heat Deflection Temperature Under Load (HDT)
xxx °C
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Thermal Conductivity
xxx W/m-°C
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CLTE (Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion) - Flow
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CLTE (Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion) - X-Flow
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Physical Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Water Absorption
0.3 %
( 23°C, saturation )
ISO 62
Moisture Absorption
0.3 %
( 23°C, 50% RH )
ISO 62
Melt Volume Rate, MVR
xx cm³/10 min
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Melt Volume Rate, MVR
xx cm³/10 min
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Molding Shrinkage
xxxxxxxxxx %
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Molding Shrinkage
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Density
xxxx g/cm³
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Optical Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Refractive Index
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Abbe number
xx
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Light Transmission
xx %
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Light Transmission
xx %
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Light Transmission
xx %
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LEXAN™ CXT17 Resin Processing Guidelines

Injection Properties

Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
Drying Temperature
xxx °C
Drying Time
xxxxx hr
Suggested Maximum Moisture
xxxx %
Processing (Melt) Temp
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Nozzle Temperature
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Front - Zone 3 Temperature
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Middle - Zone 2 Temperature
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Rear - Zone 1 Temperature
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Mold Temperature
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Back Pressure
xxxxxxxxx MPa
Screw Speed
xxxxxxx rpm
Shot to Cylinder Size
xxxxxxx %
Vent Depth
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Last edited Jan 12, 2018
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