PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

PolyMed® UD designates a unidirectional continuous fiber reinforced tubing

material with thermoset resin as the matrix. PolyMed Unidirectional tubing

offers superior stiffness with multilumen design capabilities and is capable of

withstanding multiple steam sterilizations with minimal loss of mechanical

and electrical properties.

KEY FEATURES

  • High strength-to-weight ratio
  • Superior stiffness
  • Outstanding dielectric properties
  • Electromagnetically transparent
  • Proven bio-compatibility
  • ISO 10993 compliant
  • Multilumen capable
  • Compatible with conventional sterilization processes

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Tensile Strength, ASTM D638, ksi 100
Tensile Modulus, ASTM D638, msi 6.0
Flexural Strength, at 25 Degrees C, ASTM D790, ksi 120
Flexural Modulus, at 25 Degrees C, ASTM D790, msi 7.0
Dielectric Strength, V/mil 400
Water Absorption, % weight, as produced 0.04

 

FABRICATION SPECIFICATIONS

Standard Minimum Wall Thickness 0.015”
Standard Minimum ID 0.045”
Standard Maximum OD 1.250”
Standard End Squareness 0.005”
Standard Concentricity 0.006”
Straightness Application Driven
Standard ID/OD Tolerance +/- 0.002”
  • Typical properties listed above cannot be guaranteed for all applications