RS-2297 Lead Free X-Ray Shielding Material

RS-2297 Lead Free X-Ray Shielding Epoxy Resin

RS-2297 is a patented, very high density, filled, castable, lead free insulating grade epoxy resin specifically designed for high voltage insulator applications requiring x-ray shielding. This material provides greater than 28% of the x-ray shielding of lead metal, and has superior x-ray shielding to the industry standard 30% lead oxide filled “orange” epoxy. This high density material is non-hazardous¬†and meets UL94V-0 requirements.

Approximate Cured Properties 

Color Tile red
X-Ray Shielding Effectiveness >28 % of Lead
Density .180 lb/cu in
Specific Gravity 4.98
Tensile Strength 6,000 PSI 4.2 Kg/mm2
Flexural Strength 8,000 PSI 5.6 Kg/mm2
Compression Strength 13,000 PSI 9.2 Kg/mm2
Elastic Modulus 1.7 MSI 1190 Kg/mm2
Thermal Expansion 18×10`-6 in/in/deg F 32.4×10`-6cm/cm/degC
Dielectric Strength 190+ V/Mil 7.4+ KV/mm
Arc Resistance 100+ Sec
Dielectric Constant 11.5 @ 1 kHz
Dissipation Factor .010 @ 1 kHz
Volume Resistivity@77 1×10`14 ohms/cm
Water Absorption .05%
Heat Distortion Temp 300 deg F 150 deg C
Thermal Conductivity .8 Watt/Meter x K
May 2004

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