EFFICAST 2.0 mm

Efficast Properties
Thermoforming conditions
Thickness 2.0 mm (1/12") 2.0 mm (1/12")
Perforation 13% (Micro) 25% (Maxi)
Optimum activation temperature (in water bath) 65 °C (149 °F) 65 °C (149 °F)
Activation time (in water bath) 3 to 4 minutes 3 to 4 minutes
Transparent when activated Yes Yes
Working time 1,0 to 1,5 minutes 1,0 to 1,5 minutes
Hardening time 2,5 to 3,0 minutes 3,0 to 3,5 minutes
Time to completion 14 to 15 minutes 13 to 14 minutes
Resistance to stretch Low Low
Drape High High
Memory (after 200% elongation) Full Full
Maximum elongation when activated 1250% 1200%
Memory (after maximum elongation) Full Full
Sticks to itself when activated and wet No No
Sticks to itself when activated, after drying No No
Adhesion (velco strip) using heat gun N.A. N.A.
 
Mechanical properties at 21°C (70°F)
Flexural modulus 425 MPa 350 MPa
Elastic modulus 250 MPa 180 MPa
Tensile strength 15.5 MPa 11.5 MPa
Strain at break 75% 280%
Shore D hardness 60 60
 
General properties
Density 1.13 g/cm3 1.13 g/cm3
Surface feeling Smooth Smooth
Color Yellow Yellow
Odor None None
Fatigue Cycles N.A. N.A.
Biocompatible Yes Yes