Intech Power-Core Thermoplastics Engineering Blog

Effects of Moisture on the Tensile Strength of Nylon 12

Posted by Simon Barrell on Dec 9, 2009 11:26:00 AM

Continuing the theme of our last blog entry, moisture absorption is also a factor in determining the tensile strength of nylon 12, as shown by this chart:


Moisture Absorption vs Tensile Strength


You can learn more by reading a complete article on this topic that appeared in Machine Design at: http://www.intechpower.com/Machine%20Design%20Nylon%20Article.pdf

Topics: cast nylon 12, moisture absorption, Tensile strength