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Borealis Borlink™ LC8205R Polyethylene Insulation Compound, Crosslinkable  (discontinued **)
Categories: Polymer; Thermoplastic; Polyethylene (PE)

Material Notes: LC8205R is a crosslinkable natural polyethylene compound, specially designed for insulation applications. LC8205R is intended for insulation of XLPE power cables with rated voltages up to 72 kV. It is developed for constructions with bonded insulation shields. C8205R meets these applicable requirements when processed using sound extrusion practice and testing procedure: AEIC CS8; HD 620 S1, Part 1, table 2A, DIX 3 to 14; IEC 60502; and DIN VDE 0276-620.

Former trade name for this product was Supercure™ .

Information provided by Borealis AG

Key Words: XLPE
Available Properties
  • Density, ISO 1183/ISO 1872-2, base resin
  • Water Absorption, Karl Fischer-titration
  • Melt Flow, ISO 1133
  • Tensile Strength at Break, IEC 60811-1-2, after aging (168h, 135°C)
  • Tensile Strength at Break, ISO 527, 250mm/min
  • Elongation at Break, ISO 527, 250mm/min
  • Tensile Set, IEC 60811-2-1, Permanent Deformation at 0.2 MPa after 75% elongation under load
  • Volume Resistivity, IEC 60093
  • Dielectric Constant, IEC 60250
  • Dielectric Strength, IEC 60243
  • Dissipation Factor, IEC 60250
  • Melt Temperature
  • Shelf Life
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