ABS 556 General Purpose ABS


ABS 556 is an easy flowing grade of ABS for injection molding with high resistance to impact and heat deflection.


Housing / toys / small appliances / consumer products


High Impact / High Gloss

Physical Properties Typical Values Test Method(s)
Specific Gravity 1.04 D-792
Melt Flow Rate – g/10 min (230°C / 3.8kg) 4.8 D-1238
Mold Shrinkage 0.0055 D-955
Tensile Modulus - psi 333,000 D-638
Tensile Strength at Yield - psi 6,520 D-638
Elongation at Yield – % 2.6 D-638
Flexural Modulus - psi 333,000 D-790
Flexural Strength - psi 9,430 D-790
HDTUL Unannealed – 264 psi 172° F D-648
Izod Impact Strength – ft-lbs/in 5.6 D-256
Rockwell Hardness - R Scale 103 D-785

The nominal properties reported herein are laboratory tested and are typical data for these materials. Plastic Solutions, Inc. does not guarantee suitability of these materials for specific applications. Each user of material should make their own tests to determine suitability of a material in a design or application.

PrimaFlex® is a registered trademark of Plastic Solutions, Inc.

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