BRIM SHRINKABLE TUBINGS PROPERTIES CHART

BRIMFLEX & BRIMPRENE TUBINGS: NEOPRENE--PVC--IRRADIATED POLYOLEFIN
COMPARATIVE PROPERTIES CHART
 

BRIMFLEX & BRIMPRENE
TUBINGS 
   NEOPRENE
       SH100
         PVC
  SH105,SH110
 IRRADIATED POLYOLEFIN
               SH135
Continuous Oper. Temp. +121C (+250F) +105C (+221F)         +135C (+275F)
Shrinkage Temp.  +135C (+275F)  +95C (+200F)         +120C (+250F) 
Shrink Ratio--Min.    1 3/4: 1 (43%)       2: 1 (50%)               2: 1 (50%)
Temperature Limits -70C to +121C -32C to +105C          -55C to +135C
Low Temp. Flexibility     -70C (-94F)  -10C (+14F)             -55C (-67F)
Longitudinal Change (Max.)               10%             15%                        5%
Tensile Strength (PSI) Min.               1500            2000                       2400 
Ultimate Elongation (%) Min.                300            200                        200 
Specific Gravity                1.3            1.4 1.3 Color Max., 1.0 Clear Max.
Dielectric Strength V/MIL.Min.               300            600                        500
Water Absorbtion Max.              .5%           1.0%      .5% Color, .2% Clear
Fungus Resistance              Inert       Excellent                  Excellent
Corrosion Resistance              Good           N-C*                     N-C*
Flammability              S-E**        VW-1++                     S-E**
Resistance to Soldering Iron              Poor          Poor                     Good
Applicable 
Specifications
MIL-I-23053/1A
        Class 2

MIL-R-46846A
STM-D149
ASTM-D792
AMS 3623
MIL-I-23053/2C
MIL-I-631D

MIL-STD-104
ASTM-D150
ASTM-D638
ASTM-D792
ASTM-D922
UL-E-28044
UL-224
MIL-I-23053/5A
MIL-I-7444C
ASTM-D149
ASTM-D150
ASTM-D638
ASTM-D792
AMS-3636
AMS-3637
MIL-STD-104
UL-E-31622
UL-224



BRIFLON (FEP--TFE--TFE+FEP) TUBINGS COMPARATIVE PROPERTIES CHART
 

BRIMLON TUBINGS         FEP 

 SH200, SH206

        PTFE

       SH250

        PTFE 

       SH254 

     PTFE/FEP
    
        SHTF
Continuous Oper. Temp. +200C (+392F) +250C (+482F) +250C (+482F) +232C (+450F)
Shrinkage Temperature +205C (+400F) +327C (+621F) +327C (+621F) +327C (+621F)
Shrink Ratio -- Min.    1.3: 1, 1.6: 1         1.5: 1          4: 1         1.4: 1
Temperature Limits -67C to +200C -90C to +260C - 90C to +260C -70C to +232C
Longitudinal Change Max.          10%            20%       10%-20%       5%-25%
Low Temp. Flexibility    -67C (-88F)    -67C (-88F)    -67C (-88F)    -67C (-88F)
Tensile Strength (PSI)             3500      2500---4000           2500            2500
Ultimate Elongation (%)        200---300        250---330        250---330         250---300
Specific Gravity             2.16       2.13---2.20        2.13---2.20       2.13--2.20
Dielectric Strength V/MIL Min.             500            800            800            600
Water Absorbtion Max.            .01%           .01%            .01%            .01%
Fungus Resistance        Excellent         Excellent         Excellent       Excellent
Corrosion Resistance           N-C*            N-C*            N-C*            N-C*
Flammability           N-F+            N-F+            N-F+            N-F+
Resistance to Soldering Iron        Excellent        Excellent         Excellent         Excellent
Applicable 
Specifications
MIL-I-23053/11A
ASTM-D1708

ASTM-D-6385
L-P 389a
UL-224/CSA
LR 82582-1
MIL-I-23053/12A
MIL-I-22129C

MIL-I-7444C
ASTM-D149
ASTM-D150
ASTM-D638
ASTM-D792
ASTM-D1708
MIL-STD-104
L-P 406,UL/CSA
LR 82582-1
MIL-I-23053/12A
AMS-3584

ASTM-D1708
UL224/CSA
UL E-640007
LR 82582-1
SHTF
UL224/CSA
LR 82582-1

*N-C = Non-Corrosive     **S-E = Self-Extinguishing (in colors only.)    +N-F = Non-Flammable.
++VW-1 = UL Vertical Wire Flame test for flammability.