VC - 8045 PP/PE Type

8045 PP/PE Type

Chemical Resistance, High Stiffness, Thermal Stability

The 8045 PP_PE type material used in vacuum casting is a blend of polypropylene (PP) and polyethylene (PE), offering a combination of their respective properties. This material is commonly used in various industries for different applications due to its versatility and favourable characteristics.

PP is known for its excellent chemical resistance, high stiffness, and good thermal stability. It provides durability and dimensional stability, making it suitable for applications that require strength and resistance to chemicals and heat. PE, on the other hand, offers flexibility, impact resistance, and good electrical insulation properties.


  • Prototyping:

    The material is often used for rapid prototyping in product development. It allows for the production of functional prototypes that closely resemble the final product, enabling design validation and testing.

  • Automotive Components:

    8045 PP_PE material is utilized in the manufacturing of automotive components such as interior trim, dashboard panels, door handles, and air vents. Its durability, impact resistance, and heat resistance make it suitable for these applications.

  • Consumer Goods:

    The material finds applications in the production of consumer goods such as household appliances, electronic enclosures, toys, and packaging. It offers good chemical resistance, toughness, and a smooth surface finish.

  • Medical Devices:

    8045 PP_PE material is used in the fabrication of medical devices, including surgical instruments, equipment housings, and disposable medical components. It meets the required biocompatibility standards and can withstand sterilization processes.

  • Electrical and Electronic Components:

    The material is employed in the manufacturing of electrical and electronic components, including connectors, switches, enclosures, and casings. It provides good electrical insulation properties, dimensional stability, and resistance to environmental factors.

  • Industrial Equipment:

    8045 PP_PE material is utilized in the production of industrial equipment and machinery components. It offers resistance to chemicals, oils, and abrasion, making it suitable for applications in harsh environments.

Technical Information

Property Value
Moulding colour White
Hardness at 25 °C 74 Shore D
Tensile strength 32 MPa
Tensile modulus 970 MPa
Elongation 55 %
Bending strength 43 MPa
Bending modulus 1000 MPa
Impact strength 16 kJ/m2
Deflection temperature 79°C

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