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BOLTARON® 4330L

FAR-Rated Lightweight Sheet

Acheive FAR 25.853 (a) compliance at a lighter weight with excellent toughness and chemical resistance. Available in a comprehensive color range and the industry's widest range of textures.

BOLTARON 4330 Seat PArts BOLTARON 4330 Damage Resistant
Compared to other FAR 25.853 (a) rated thermoplastic alloy sheet products, Boltaron® 4330L offers substantial weight savings with excellent forming characteristics and aesthetics, toughness and chemical resistance.

This proprietary extruded thermoplastic alloy sheet also expands design freedom with a full range of colors and the widest range of textures in thermoplastic alloy materials. Boltaron’s unique custom production capabilities also include the ability to manufacture cost-effective low minimums with fast turnaround.

Boltaron® 4330L also features consistently uniform surface quality, matte appearance, and maintains its wall thickness during thermoforming even in deep draws and sharp corners.

Overall, it offers an unequalled combination of performance and design freedom coupled with FAR 25.853(a) flammability rating.

(Note: For aircraft parts larger than 1 sq ft (305 sq mm) requiring an OSU 65/65 rating,.please specify Boltaron® 9815E sheet)

Advantages
  • FAR 25.853 (a) Compliance
  • Chemical resistance
  • Uniform high quality appearance
  • Wall thickness integrity and a low
    gloss appearance in deep draw forming
  • Full range of colors, widest range of textures
    • Low minimums
  • Lot-to-lot color consistency
Applications

Aircraft interiors

  • Instrument panel housings
  • Class dividers, bulkhead laminates
  • Galley and lavatory components
  • Bull noses, gap covers, moldings
  • Sidewall and kick panels
  • Window reveals

 

  • Seat parts, backs, tray tables
  • Passenger Service Units (PSUs)
  • Light housings, air ducts
  • Video monitor shrouds
  • Life vest shrouds

Electrical applications

  • Equipment enclosures, housings
  • Medical, analytical equipment
  • Insulating panels
Configurations

Sheet sizes

  • Lengths to 120 in. (3,048 mm)
  • Widths to 60 in. (1,524 mm)
  • Gauges from 0.028 to 0.250 in.
    (0.71 to 6.35 mm)
  • Custom sizes, gauges on request

Colors, textures

  • Full range of colors
  • Industry's widest range of textures
  • 500 lb minimum

Aircraft Parts

 

BOLTARON® 4330L PROPERTIES, RATINGS

PROPERTY TEST METHOD* TYPICAL VALUES
Specific Gravity ASTM D792 1.21
Tensile Strength ASTM D638 3,200 psi 22 MPa
Flexural Strength ASTM D790 5,900 psi 41 MPa
Flexural Modulus ASTM D790 250,000 psi 1,730 MPa
Gardner Drop Dart Impact ASTM D54201 100 in-lbf 11.3 J
Hardness Rockwell ASTM D785 90
Heat Deflection (annealed) ASTM D648 151°F
@ 264 psi
66°C
@1.8 MPa
FAR RATINGS
Flammability
Vertical burn, 60 sec
Vertical burn, 12 sec

FAR 25.853(a)(i)
FAR 25.853(a)(ii)

Pass
Pass

*Independent lab tests. All tests at 73°F (22.8°C) in dry conditions unless otherwise noted.
 

THERMOFORMING GUIDELINES

Mold Shrinkage 0.5 - 0.7%
Forming Temperature 335 - 370°F 168 - 188°C
Typical Heater Settings 30 - 50% Top 50 - 70% Bottom
Drying Not required
     

 

BOLTARON® FAR RATED SHEET PRODUCTS

Impact resistant FAR 25.853(d) sheet grades - opaque Enhanced performance grades Translucent grades Window shade grades Additional Boltaron FAR-rated grades
 
SIMONA offers the widest product range of PVC sheet and rod — FM 4910 rated sheet — chemical resistant materials from PVC, PP and PE to fluoropolymers — orthotics and prosthetics sheet — Boltaron aircraft sheet — plus proven products for boat building, outdoor furniture and many other industries.
 
DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATION OF WARRANTY:
All information contained herein is believed by SIMONA AMERICA Inc. to be reliable. Typical properties are based on laboratory tests conducted on material samples in accordance with standard test methodology. SIMONA AMERICA Inc. makes no express or implied warranty that its products will perform in accordance with the data in all conditions and circumstances. To determine suitability for use, users must test applications under actual operating conditions. As a result, ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES IN CONNECTION WITH SIMONA AMERICA INC. and BOLTARON PRODUCTS INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED.

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