Meldin® 6001 economy-grade unfilled polyimide from Saint Gobain. While it costs less than Meldin® 7001, the physical properties and machinability are less desirable. This first-generation legacy product is still used by some companies for high-temperature parts at an economical price. Applications include aerospace, glass handling, and gas turbines.
Meldin 6001 Plates are supplied +.030"/-000" on thickness
FEATURES AND BENEFITS
Features of Meldin® 6001 Polyimide:
Continuous service Temperature to 500® F
Specific Gravity of 1.33
Economical polyimide material.
Limitations: difficult to machine, compared to Meldin 7001