Typical Properties of ABS


Test Method


Mechanical Properties

Density (lb/in³) ASTM D792 0.038
Tensile Strength (p.s.i.) ASTM D638 6,500
Tensile Modulus (p.s.i.) ASTM D638 340,000
Tensile Elongation at Break (%) ASTM D638 25
Flexural Strength (p.s.i.) ASTM D790 11,000
Flexural Modulus (p.s.i.) ASTM D790 320,000
Izod Impact  (ft-lbs/in) ASTM D256 7.0
Rockwell Hardness ASTM D785 R105

Thermal Properties

Heat Deflection Temperature at 264 psi (°F) ASTM D648 215
Maximum Operating Temperature 140
Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion (in/in/°F) ASTM D696 0.000053
Flammability Rating UL94 HB

Electrical Properties

Volume Resistivity (Ohm-cm) ASTM D257 1015


NOTE: The information contained herein are typical values intended for reference and comparison purposes only. They should NOT be used as a basis for design specifications or quality control. Contact us for manufacturers’ complete material property datasheets.