THICKNESS EFFECTS ON MATERIAL PROPERTIES IN A GLASS/THERMOPLASTIC P.E.T. INJECTION MOLDING COMPOUND

Rynite 545, a commercial short glass fiber/thermoplastic polyethylene terepthalate system, was injection molded into end-gated rectangular plaques of various thicknesses. The plaques were sectioned and characterized by scanning electron microscopy and by mechanical and thermal expansion tests.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • From SAE Meeting held June 9-13, 1980.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  United States  15096
  • Authors:
    • Wetherhold, R C
    • Dick, W A
    • Pipes, R B
  • Publication Date: 1980-6

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00331789
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 800812
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 9 1981 12:00AM