PETG Resin Characteristics & Uses
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|Chemical Name||Polyethylene Terephthalate (Polyester with Glycol Additive)|
|Opacity||Clear or Opaque|
|Shrinkage||0.2% to 0.6%|
|Applications||PETG resin is a thermoplastic polymer commonly used as an insulator in electrical applications. Other common applications are:|
|Advantages||PETG resin can be treated to be flame retardant to make it non-combustible. Other advantages of this engineering resin include:|
|Disadvantages||Softer Outer Walls can be More Susceptible to Scratches, UV Light Damage and Cannot be Autoclaved|