Product: TX1540

Product Family (or product type): 
Waterproof Breathable Films
Product Brand: 
ARGOFLEX®, ARGOTHANE®
Film Type Description
  • Thermoplastic polyurethane
  • Aromatic polyether
  • Waterproof breathable
  • Very high MVTR
  • Uses: performance apparel & footwear, medical
  • Extrusion method: cast-on-polyethylene carrier
  • Gauge: 0.6-5.0 mils (15-125 microns)
  • Width: up to 68 inches (1.73 meters)
  • Gloss, smooth or matte surface
  • Soft, quiet, excellent stretch & recovery for comfort
  • No processing additives to effect adhesion to other substrates
Physical PropertyASTM Test MethodUnitsTest Value
Specific gravityD-792g/cc1.22
Shore hardnessD-2240Shore80A
Tensile strengthD-412psi
MPa
4000 - 5000
27.6 - 34.5
ElongationD-412%600 - 700
Modulus (100%)D-412psi
MPa
550 - 650
3.8 - 4.5
Tensile set @ 200% elongationD-412%>40
Tear (die C)D-1004Graves g/0.001"120 - 140
Moisture vapor
transmission
0.5 mil (12 µ)
0.6 mil (15 µ)
1.0 mil (25 µ)
E-96 procedure B upright*g/m2/24 hr


800 - 900
700 - 800

* 73°F (23°C) at 50% RH.
µ = micron