GENESTAR™ – the new heat-resistant polyamide resin

GENESTAR™ is the brand name of the heat resistant polyamides developed by Kuraray. GENESTAR™ PA9T is a specially designed long-chain polyphthalamide (PPA) that combines a low water absorption and excellent mechanical properties over a broad temperature range.

It is used in the automotive industry for demanding applications such as gears, fuel lines and thermostat housings. In the electrical and electronic industry, applications include reflow components such as connectors.
   
MAIN AREAS OF APPLICATION:
  • Injection and extrusion molding in automotive and industrial applications
  • SMT connectors (Surface Mount Technology), electrical components, and electronics
  • Gears


GENESTAR™ is a brand name of heat resistant polyamides developed by Kuraray. GENESTAR™ PA9T is in that brand a well-balanced long-chain polyphthalamide (PPA) that combines a low water absorption and high mechanical properties over a broad temperature range.

>> GENESTAR™ PA9T for blister-resistant reflow connectors


For more information, please visit www.genestar.eu or contact David.Smits(at)kuraray.com