A new TPE alloy with 47 A Shore hardness is capable of overmolding with good adhesion on most rigid plastics, according to supplier GLS Corp., McHenry, Ill.
A new TPE alloy with 47 A Shore hardness is capable of overmolding with good adhesion on most rigid plastics, according to supplier GLS Corp., McHenry, Ill. Versaflex OM9-801N will adhere in two-shot and insert molding applications to ABS, PC, PC/ABS, PS, HIPS, HDPE, acrylic, and copolyester TPE. It molds at low pressures (down to 25 psi) and temperatures (360 to 425 F).