Carbon Fiber


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General Information

Carbon fiber has the highest strength to weight as well as the highest thermal conductivity. Perfect for applications requiring the greatest possible stiffness and strength.

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Material Specifications

The following chart outlines the product specifications for Carbon Fiber:

Property Test Standard Carbon Fiber
Tensile Strength (MPa) ASTM D3039 700
Tensile Modulus (GPa) ASTM D30309 54
Tensile Strain at Break (%) ASTM D3039 1.5
Flexural Strenght (MPa) ASTM D790* 470
Flexural Modulus (GPa) ASTM D790* 51
Flexural Strain at Break (%) ASTM D790* 1.2
Compressive Strength (MPa) ASTM D6641 320
Compressive Modulus (GPa) ASTM D6641 54
Compressive Strain at Break (%) ASTM D6641 0.7
Heat Deflection Temperature (°Celcius) ASTM D648
Method B
105
Density (g/cm^3) N/A 1.4

*Measured by a method similar to ASTM D790

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