Material Properties

Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Base Resin

Material Properties for Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Base Resin

Physical specifications of materials.

Materials Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET)
  Description Base Resin
Density g/cc 1.3
  lb/in^3 0.04
Hardness Brinell unless specified
Tensile Strength ultimate Mpa 59
  Ksi 8.555
Yield Strength MPa
Modulus of Elasticity Gpa 2.48
  10^6 Psi 0.35942028928
Poisson’s Ratio  
%Elongation at break 10
%Reduction of area
Izod Impact J 0.267
  Ft-lb 0.1969926
Fracture Toughness Mpa(m)^0.5
Thermal conductivity W/m-K
  Btu/ft-h-F 0
Specific Heat Cpacity J/g-K
Coefficient of thermal expansion 1E-6/K 83
  1E-6/F 46.180451091
Electrical Resistivity Ohm-cm 1000000000000000