Akulon® F130-C1

Film Extrusion, Medium Viscosity, Lubricated, Food Contact Quality

General Information

Akulon® is our family of high performance polyamide 6 and polyamide 66 materials, used by customers across the world in applications ranging from automotive, electronics & electrical, to furniture and packaging.
We offer Akulon® grades for injection molding, blow molding and extrusion (including barrier film, stock shapes, convoluted tubes, and mono and multi filament).
In molded parts the material offers an excellent balance of easy design and processing with outstanding mechanical properties over a wide temperature range and in diverse conditions. Meanwhile for extrusion the strength, resilience and easy processing of Akulon® sets the market standards.
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Thermal properties

Melting temperature (10°C/min)
220
°C
Coeff. of linear therm. expansion (parallel)
0.9
E-4/°C

Other properties

Water absorption
9
%
Humidity absorption
2.8
%
Density
1130
kg/m³

Material specific properties

Viscosity number
196
cm³/g
RSV formic acid, 1g/100ml
3.03
-
Melt Viscosity (260 °C)
810
Pa s

Rheological calculation properties

Spec. heat capacity
1550
J/(kg K)
Average spec. heat capacity 20-150 °C
2250
J/(kg K)

Mechanical properties (Film)

Modulus of elasticity
455
MPa
Stress at yield, parallel
31
MPa
Maximum stress, parallel
82
MPa
Maximum strain, parallel
350
%
Trouser Tear resistance, parallel
32
-
Puncture resistance
1300
J/m
Static coefficient of friction
1.2
-
Dynamic coefficient of friction
1
-

Other properties (Film)

Transparency/Clarity
83
%
Oxygen transmission rate at 23°C/0%r.h.
26
cm³/(m²*d*bar)
Oxygen transmission rate at 23°C/85%r.h.
38
cm³/(m²*d*bar)
Water Vapor Transmission Rate at 23°C/85%r.h.
35
g/(m²*d)

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Applications

Cheese Packaging Biaxially Oriented Film (BOPA)

Industry
Consumer goods
  • <ul> <li>Akulon® PA6 has an outstanding mechanical strength</li> <li>Akulon® has good oxygen barrier properties</li> </ul>

Fish Packaging Biaxially Oriented Film (BOPA)

Industry
Consumer goods
  • <ul> <li>Akulon® PA6 has an outstanding mechanical strength</li> <li>Akulon® has good oxygen barrier properties</li> </ul>

Meat Packaging Biaxially Oriented Film (BOPA)

Industry
Consumer goods
  • <ul> <li>Akulon® PA6 has an outstanding mechanical strength</li> <li>Akulon® has good oxygen barrier properties</li> </ul>

Medical Packaging Biaxially Oriented Film (BOPA)

Industry
Healthcare
  • <ul> <li>Akulon® PA6 has an outstanding mechanical strength</li> <li>Akulon® has good oxygen barrier properties</li> </ul>

Packaging for Sterilized Surgical Devices

Industry
Healthcare
Material
  • <ul> <li>Akulon® PA6 F130-C LOPA allows for very cost effective solutions since it yields very low oligomer content vs. standard Polyamides which significantly reduces lactam pollution in film production, leading to less cleaning stops</li> <li>Akulon® PA6 allows for reliable solutions due to its good barrier performance, high temperature sterilization resistance, puncture resistance & mechanical performance, food contact and USP capable, resistance to lipids & carrier solutions and good transparency</li> </ul>