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Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS) is an extruded thermoplastic sheet with excellent rigidity, toughness, impact resistance and thermoforming qualities. These characteristics make it perfect for a large range of areas from the automotive industry to point of sale display items.

Qualities
  • Various finishes
  • Superior impact strength
  • Low moisture absorption
  • Excellent thermoforming properties
  • Easily machined
  • Mildew and mould resistant
Application areas

ABS is used for many different items including molded car parts, luggage, helmets, and electrical casings.

Available in

A comprehensive range of colours. Colour matching is available on request. ABS is available in a wide range of variants including food grade, UV stabilized, & ignition resistant.

Material Properties*

Standard

Unit

Capping

Tensile strength ISO 527 MPa 42
Flexural strength ISO 178 MPa 68
izod notched impact strength ISO 180 J/m2 200
Heat deflection temperature ISO 75 °C 100
VICAT softening temperature ISO 306 °C 100
Density** ISO 1183   1.06
Flammability Rating UL94 Class HB

 * Property evaluations on injection molded unpigmented material
** Density values vary with pigmentation