09/22/2014

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Elastron introduces new overmoulding TPEs

They bond well to PP, PS, PC, ABS, PC/ABS, PA, HIPS and PETG and are used in various applications including consumer electronics, personal care items, kitchen tools and household appliances, lawn and garden equipment, power tools, medical devices, irrigation equipment and all kind of soft-touch parts. The grades are suitable for both multi-shot and insert moulding processes. Elastron says that additional benefits are enhanced processability, design flexibility, resistance to chemicals and oils, very good UV and ozone resistance, combined with good peeling strength. The materials are easy to colour and show good surface appearance. Besides the standard range Elastron is able to supply customised grades developed to specific applications. The new overmoulding grades are available in a hardness range from 23 to 80 Shore A.

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