Why choose it?

  • Inexpensive compared to other options.
  • Strength and stiffness requirements are modest.

Why not choose it?

  • High service temperature (over or close to 100°C) significantly decreases its modulus of elasticity.

Typical applications:

  • Handles of lower-priced hand tools
  • Water pipe connectors

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