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What does PA6 stand for?

PA6 stands for Polyamide 6 (Nylon)

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The resin can be polyamide 6, polyamide 66, polyamide 6/66, or polyamide 6/12.
PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS 24 Ticona Launches Fortron 6162XF 24 BinMaster Develops Super-High-Temperature Vibrating Rod 24 Arkema Launches a New Series of Bio-Based Resins 24 Arkema Launches Rilsan Clear G830 Rnew 25 Arkema Introduces New Array of PVDF Polymer Powders 25 Arkema Unveils Kynar Aquatec 25 Rhodia Unveils Polyamide 6.
10 broadens the application field for polyamides to numerous additional cutting-edge applications, thanks to excellent mechanical and thermal performance, displaying a high melting point of 215[degrees]C, similar to that of a PA 6; chemical resistance comparable to that of polyamide 11 and 12; very high gas-barrier properties; and low water absorption halfway between that of polyamide 6 and polyamide 12.