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DuPont™ Zytel® PA: An Ideal Electrical Polymer

As the inventors of nylon, DuPont is the market leader with the longest history of science surrounding the material, making Zytel® PA and the Zytel® family the ideal electrical polymer for your designs and applications.

Characteristics that Zytel® offers to electrical component designs and requirements include an inherit UL94-V2 flame rating @ 0.4mm, and high arc ignition resistance of HAI = PLC0, CTI > 600 V to prevent fire hazards that can be caused by conductor arcing. Zytel® also offers high flow, tough, and high elongation that enables flexible and thin-wall part designs.

The extensive collection of the Zytel® family includes Zytel® HTN PPA, Zytel® PLUS, and Zytel® Renewably Sourced (RS), all offering a wide range of reinforced and flame retardant grades that meet your different industry and application needs.

Learn more about the DuPont™ Zytel® nylon family by visiting the website for data sheets and other information.

Grades Class B (130˚ C)Class F (155˚ C)Class H (180˚ C)
 General purpose — 101F
 UL94-V-0 — FR50
 Class H — HTN51G
Z150 Z250 Z300
 SMT — HTN FR52GLZ100 LZ200 --
 Encapsulation — 70GZ100EN----

Case Studies:


Motors for household appliances meet rigorous performance and safety requirements

DuPont™ Zytel® PA resin was chosen for these motors due to its good processability, fast cycling time and ability to meet safety requirements.
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speed sensor
Downsized Speed Sensor Gets Rugged Encapsulation...for Less
Using DuPont™ Zytel® PA resin, the manufacturer was able to meet the challenge of protecting the delicate circuitry of its electronic wheel speed sensors.
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