Flextuff®

Noble Polymers' Flextuff® series of Thermoplastic Elastomer Compounds (TPEs) offer rubber-like feel with the ease of processing of a thermoplastic.  This unique family of products are developed using the highest quality raw materials and additives to create soft feel materials in a wide range of hardness levels for both injection molding as well as extrusion processing methods.  Typical applications include:  grips, seals, dual durometer extrusions, over-molded handles and many more.  Typical compatible substrates for over-molding include:  PP, PE, TPO, PS, HIPS and ABS.

Flextuff TPEs can be customized to meet your individual product needs.  Flextuff TPEs are 100% recyclable and in some cases can be formulated utilizing recycled materials.

Properties:

  • Standard Product available in 30 Shore A – 90 Shore A hardness
  • Customized formulations available
  • Colorable
  • Easy to process
  • Good chemical resistance

 

Product  Shore hardness  Specific gravity  g/cc Tensile strength, at Break psi Elongation at Break Melt flow 230 °C, 2.16 kg  g/10 min
Flextuff S2300-00-E 30 Shore A 0.89 403 1027 0.5
Flextuff S2400-00-E 40 Shore A 0.89 439 984 1.0
Flextuff S2600-00-E 60 Shore A 0.89 642 1058 3.0
Flextuff S2601-00-E 60 Shore A 1.15 698 1132 0.3
Flextuff S2700-00 70 Shore A 0.89 792 1047 7.0
Flextuff S2800-00 80 Shore A 0.92 1124 1055 11.0
Flextuff S2801-00 80 Shore A 1.14 1063 1174 7.0
Flextuff S2801-00-E 80 Shore A 1.15 1036 1236 1.3
Flextuff S2850-00 85 Shore A 1.15 1141 1187 4.0
Flextuff S2900-00 90 Shore A 0.92 1672 1142 17.0