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ZYTEL LCPA

Zytel® Long Chain Polyamides (LCPA) includes PA10.10, PA6.10 and PA6.12 produced in standard and renewably sourced (RS) options (20 – 100% renewable).

Zytel® (LCPA) grades offer excellent thermal, flexible, chemical and hydrolysis resistance properties. Applications include air brake tubes, fuel lines and industrial hose and tubes. Suitable alternative to Nylon 11 & 12.

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Product range

PA10.10

  • Flexible
  • Heat & UV stabilised
  • Toughened & plasticised


PA6.10 and PA6.12

  • Glass reinforced
  • Toughened


PA6.12

  • Food & medical
  • Carbon fibre
  • Toughened & plastercised
Advantages
  • 20%-100% renewable content
  • Flexible
  • Tough
  • Excellent chemical resistance
  • Hydrolysis resistant
  • Excellent thermal properties
  • High stiffness & strength
  • Lower permeability to fuel & gases
Typical applications
  • Air breaks
  • Hose & tube
  • Fuel lines
  • Monofilaments
  • Radiator end tanks
  • Hand held devices
Product availability
  • United Kingdom
  • Ireland
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden
Processing
  • Injection moulding
  • Extrusion
ZYTEL LCPA

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Additional product information
Find out more by clicking the headings below to expand each section
Product range

PA10.10

  • Flexible
  • Heat & UV stabilised
  • Toughened & plasticised


PA6.10 and PA6.12

  • Glass reinforced
  • Toughened


PA6.12

  • Food & medical
  • Carbon fibre
  • Toughened & plastercised
Advantages
  • 20%-100% renewable content
  • Flexible
  • Tough
  • Excellent chemical resistance
  • Hydrolysis resistant
  • Excellent thermal properties
  • High stiffness & strength
  • Lower permeability to fuel & gases
Typical applications
  • Air breaks
  • Hose & tube
  • Fuel lines
  • Monofilaments
  • Radiator end tanks
  • Hand held devices
Product availability
  • United Kingdom
  • Ireland
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden
Processing
  • Injection moulding
  • Extrusion