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Kydex ® Fire retardant thermoplastic sheet for thermoforming. Outperforms FR ABS.
Vinyloy™ 103
HIGH IMPACT FIRE-RATED SHEET
General Information
KYDEX V103 sheet is a recycled grade of a proprietary thermoplastic sheet that is cost competitive with other grades of thermoplastic sheet while offering improved performance. KYDEX V103 sheet is UL recognized 94 V-0 and 5V. It has thermoforming cycle times equivalent to FR ABS.

Features
KYDEX V103 is formulated to substitute for FR ABS sheet.

KYDEX V103 has very good impact resistance.

Thermoformability: KYDEX V103 is easy to form with excellent part definition and deep-draw characteristics. It forms with similar forming times to FR-ABS making it an easy transition from competitive products.

RIPH: KYDEX is endorsed by the Royal Institute of Public Health for conformance to the standard of Hygienic Merit
PropertyTest MethodTypical Value 1
Specific GravityASTM D-7921.35
Tensile StrengthASTM D-6386,000 psi
(41 MPa)
Elongation %ASTM D-638100 psi
(100 MPa)
Flexural StrengthASTM D-7909,300 psi
(65.5 MPa)
Modulus of ElasticityASTM D-790360,000 psi
(2,482 MPa)
Notched Izod Impact Resistance @73° F (23° C) ASTM D-25612 ft-lbs.
(636 J/m)
Rockwell Hardness (R Scale)ASTM D-78594
Heat Deflection Temperature (HDT) @ 264 psi (1.8 MPa) annealedASTM D-648 168° F
(75.5° C)
Flammability: Underwriter's Lab. Component RecognitionUL Standard 94V-0 5-V 3
Federal Aviation AdministrationFAR 25.853(a)Pass
Flame spread indexASTM E-162 < 35
Forming Temperature   325-392°F
(163-200°)
Forming Cycle Time   FR-ABS
Mold Shrinkage, %   0.4-0.6
1All Values are based upon 0.125" (3.175mm) sheet unless otherwise specified.
2Underwriter's Laboratories Inc., File E115252
3All gauges .028" (0.71 mm) and above.
Not intended for specification purposes.


Applications
 Equipment Housings
 Exhibits and displays
 Miscellaneous Applications
Certifications
 UL Std. 94 V-0 (listed)
 UL Std. 95 5V (listed)
 FAR 25.853 (a) 60s, 12s (Aircraft Rating)
Textures
 P-1 HAIRCELL
Thicknesses
 .040" (1.0mm)
 .060"(1.5mm)
 .080"(2.0mm)
 .093"(2.4mm)
 .125"(3.2mm)
 .156"(4.0mm)
 .187"(4.8mm)
 .250"(6.4mm)
 .312"(7.9mm)
 .325"(8.3mm)
 .375"(9.6mm)

Colors and Patterns
 Black

NOTE: The information contained herein are typical values intended for reference and comparison purposes only. They should NOT be used as a basis for design specifications or quality control. All values at 73°F (23°C) unless otherwise noted.
KYDEX® is a registered trademark of Kleerdex Company
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