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Material Properties

View this chart below of typical properties for pultruded rods and pultruded profiles:

 
Pultruded Rod
Pultruded Profile (lengthwise)
Fiber Type
E-glass
E-glass & Mat
Resin Type
Polyester
Polyester
Nominal Fiber % by Weight
45-75
40-55
Tensile Strength
414-827 MPa (60-120k psi)
172-290 MPa (25-42k psi)
Tensile Modulus
20.6-41.4 GPa (3000-6000k psi)
13.1-18.6 GPa (1900-2700k psi)
Flexural Strength
414-827 MPa (60-120k psi)
414-441 MPa (60-64k psi)
Flexural Modulus
20.6-41.4 GPa (3000-6000k psi)
12.4-14.4 GPa (1800-2100k psi)
Specific Gravity
1.9-2.0 gms/cc
1.7-1.8 gms/cc
Thermal Resistance (1)
100° C
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Water Resistance (2)
80° C
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Minimum Bend Diameter
80x Diameter
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