Polypropylene Rod

Polypropylene is an extremely tough, durable plastic. It has excellent impact and heat resistance and exhibits an extraordinary resistance to fatigue from flexing (almost unbreakable), is impervious to water and has good chemical resistance. Applications include; cladding, pulleys, pumps, hinges and batteries.
  • Polypropylene Rod

Technical Specification

Colour Natural/Translucent Specific Gravity 0.93 g/cm³
Tensile Strength at Yield 35 N/mm² Elongation at Break 600%
Modulus of Elasticity 1100 N/mm² Hardness (Rockwell - R) 64
Melting Point 160°C Thermal Conductivity 0.25 W/k-m
Maximum Operating Temp. 90°C (Long Term)/ 120°C (Short Term) Minimum Operating Temp. -10°C
Co-efficient of Linear Thermal Expansion 15 x 10^-5 K^-1 Flammability (UL-94) HB
Volume Resistivity 10^17 ohm-cm Dielectric Strength 100 Kv/mm

Product Range

Rod Diameter  Length  Pack Qty.  Product Code Price (+VAT)
per Length
10mm 1m 1 Length 108-5722 £1.43 In Stock
20mm 1m 1 Lengths 108-5819 £5.32 In Stock
30mm 1m 1 Lengths 108-5916 £10.62 In Stock
40mm 1m 1 Length 108-6013 £18.98 In Stock
Only supplied in pack quantities shown.