HYTREL TPC-ET

Hytrel® thermoplastic polyester elastomers provide the flexibility of rubbers, the strength of plastics and the processibility of thermoplastics. Hytrel combines resilience, heat and chemical resistance with strength and durability. 

Hytrel is available in a full range of Shore D hardnesses and is found in automotive, electrical/electronic, appliance, sporting goods, footwear, wire and cable (including fibre optics) and furniture applications.

The Hytrel portfolio includes grades for general purpose, speciality and high performance requirements. Hytrel can also be used to enhance properties when added to/blended with materials such as PVC, ABS and PBT.

Additional product information
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Product range
  • Shore 30D - 82D
  • Flame retardant
  • UV stabilised
  • Hydrolysis resistance
  • Food & water approved
  • Medical
  • Blow mouldable
Advantages
  • High impact strength at low temperatures
  • Excellent fatigue resistance
  • Flexible at low temperatures
  • Wide range of service temperatures (-40°C-125°C)
  • Good noise & vibration dampening
  • No plasticiser
  • Excellent oil & solvent resistance
  • Easy to process
Typical applications
  • CVJ boots
  • Air ducts
  • Hoses
  • Bumper spoilers
  • Hydraulic hose
  • Hinges
  • Wire & cable insulation & jacketing
  • Couplings
  • Rail pads
  • Breathable film
  • Filaments
  • Ski boot components
Product availability
  • United Kingdom
  • Ireland
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden
     
Processing
  • Injection moulding
  • Extrusion
  • Blow moulding
     

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Additional product information
Find out more by clicking the headings below to expand each section
Product range
  • Shore 30D - 82D
  • Flame retardant
  • UV stabilised
  • Hydrolysis resistance
  • Food & water approved
  • Medical
  • Blow mouldable
Advantages
  • High impact strength at low temperatures
  • Excellent fatigue resistance
  • Flexible at low temperatures
  • Wide range of service temperatures (-40°C-125°C)
  • Good noise & vibration dampening
  • No plasticiser
  • Excellent oil & solvent resistance
  • Easy to process
Typical applications
  • CVJ boots
  • Air ducts
  • Hoses
  • Bumper spoilers
  • Hydraulic hose
  • Hinges
  • Wire & cable insulation & jacketing
  • Couplings
  • Rail pads
  • Breathable film
  • Filaments
  • Ski boot components
Product availability
  • United Kingdom
  • Ireland
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden
     
Processing
  • Injection moulding
  • Extrusion
  • Blow moulding