Three styrenic thermoplastic elastomer compounds from the Thermoplastic Elastomer Division of Teknor Apex Co. are rated for continuous service at 125°C in appliance wire, providing chemical resistance, low-temperature flexibility, and a range of mechanical and flame properties. Two grades, Elexar 8614 and 8623, are non-brominated and have UL-94 flame resistance settings of V-1 and HB, respectively; brominated Elexar 8730 has a V-1 rating and is the softest grade, the firm said. For more information, call 800-556-3864 in the U.S., 401-725-8000 elsewhere; fax 401-728-5680; or e-mail [email protected]
Teknor Apex offers TPE compounds
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