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VALOX® 420, PBT, 30% Glass Reinforced, Polybutylene Terephthalate -a GE Plastics resin material, VALOX® 420, 30% glass-filled, thermoplastic polyester stock shapes is a semi-crystalline material based on polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) polymers. This high performance plastic is offered to you in a compression molded stock shape. Each carefully manufactured plate is compression molded and supplied in 10" x 10" plates.
VALOX® combines high mechanical, thermal and electrical properties with very good chemical resistance and very good dimensional stability.
Typical applications for VALOX® include electrical/electronic connectors, smart network interface devices (SNID's), power plugs and electrical components, switch and circuit breakers, automotive under-hood components, fiber optic tubes and components requiring surface gloss.
Other shapes and VALOX® grades are available on a custom basis. Please contact David Altieri at Modern Plastics for more information.
Other attributes of VALOX® 420 products include:
- Low moisture absorption
- UL-94-HB Flame Class Rating*
- Very good mechanical strength and stiffness
- Stability in harsh environments / Chemical resistance
- Outstanding dielectric strength
- High heat resistance
- Outstanding electrical properties
- Low temperature performance to -40°F (-40°C)
(* These ratings are not intended to reflect hazards presented by this or any other material under actual fire conditions)
Engineering specifications for VALOX® 420 Sheet are:
- Tensile Strength – N/A at this time
- Compressive Strength – N/A at this time
- Water Absorption - N/A at this time
- Continuous Service Temperature - N/A at this time
Please note: While Modern Plastics maintains inventory on VALOX® products, all grades and all colors, may not be available at the time of order placement. Standard lead times range between 1-3 weeks depending on order size. Expedited services may also be available for a slightly higher fee. We will notify you via e-mail with exact shipment times after you have placed your order.