Kydex® 107 High Performance Sheet for NSF

Kydex 107 is a proprietary acrylic/PVC thermoplastic sheet designed for NSF approved applications that offers improved properties compared to competitive ABS thermoplastic sheet. It is made using only FDA approved raw materials for quick acceptance by the National Sanitation Foundation. It is available in limited colors, but a wide range of textures and sheet sizes.

• Ice makers, vending machines, beverage dispensers, and other equipment requiring NSF approval
• As a replacement for stainless steel parts where cost, weight, and/or color variety are important

Kydex 107 is formulated only with FDA approved (under 21CFR) raw materials to facilitate NSF approval for applications requiring it.
Kydex 107 has higher breakage resistance as measured by the Notched Izod test than competitive thermoplastics.
Kydex 107 is available in gauges from 0.028″ (.71mm) and up, eight textures, and custom colors.

Excellent forming properties result in uniform wall thicknesses and crisp detail, plus easy machining and fabricating using conventional methods, further expanding finished part possibilities.

Specific Gravity ASTM D-792 1.33-1.37
Tensile Strength, psi (MPa) ASTM D-638 6,900 (48)
Elongation at Break, % 150
Flexural Strength, psi (MPa) ASTM D-790 10,500 (72.4)
Modulus of Elasticity, psi (MPa) 400,000 (2758)
Rockwell Hardness, R ASTM D-785 108
Notched Izod Impact Resistance, 73°F (23°C),ft-lbs/in (J/m) ASTM D-256 7 (374)
Heat Deflection Temperature, HDT, @264psi (1.8MPa), annealed,°F (°C) ASTM D-648 173° (78°)
Flammability Resistance2 UL Standard 94 V-0, 5V
Forming Temperature 325°-390°
Mold Shrinkage, % 0.4 – 0.6
 1All values based on 0.125″ (3.12mm) sheet unless otherwise specified.
2All gauges from 0.028″ (.71mm) and greater. Not intended for specification purposes.
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