U-PLAST 2.0 mm

U-Plast Properties
Thermoforming conditions
Thickness 1.6 mm (1/16") 1.6 mm (1/16")
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 0,75 to 1,25 minutes 0,75 to 1,25 minutes
Hardening time 2,5 to 3,0 minutes 3,0 to 3,5 minutes
Time to completion 18 to 19 minutes 17 to 18 minutes
Resistance to stretch Low Low
Drape High High
Memory (after 200% elongation) High High
Maximum elongation when activated 2800% 1800%
Memory (after maximum elongation) High High
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 450 MPa 360 MPa
Elastic modulus 250 MPa 180 MPa
Tensile strength 17.5 MPa 13.5 MPa
Strain at break 75% 150%
Shore D hardness 60 60
 
General properties
Density 1.13 g/cm3 1.13 g/cm3
Surface feeling Smooth Smooth
Color Soft Blue Soft Blue
Odor None None
Fatigue Cycles > 10'000 > 10'000
Biocompatible Yes Yes