Lamps housings

Our SMC materials for explosion protected and waterproof/dustproof lighting fittings are leading the market. Depending on the specific application, we will recommend you the best tailor-made formulation to meet your requirements.

Verkid® SMC  

  • Flame resistant
  • Chemical
  • Flow
  • High Temperature
  • Hydrophobe
  • Low Shrink
  • Low Pressure
  • Reactive
  • UV stable
Property Standard Value Unity
Glass Fiber Content IT.CA-12 15 — 30 %
Shrinkage ISO 2577 0.05 — 0.20 %
Flexural Strength EN ISO 14125 70 — 200 MPa
Flexural E-Modulus EN ISO 14125 8000 — 12000 MPa
Impact Strength (Charpy) EN ISO 179 20 — 100 kJ/m2
Density EN ISO 1183-1 1.7 — 1.9 g/cm3
Glow Wire Test IEC 60695-2-10 960ºC @ 1.5—3 mm
Flame Retardancy UL 94 HB V0 V1 V2 5VA 5VB -
Reaction to Fire NF F 16-101 M0 — M4 -
Oxygen Index EN ISO 4589-2 > 23 %
Water Absorption EN ISO 62 < 0.3 %
Heat Distortion Temperature ISO 75-2-A >280 ºC
Surface Resistance IEC 60093 1012 Ω
Volume Resistivity IEC 60093 1014 Ω cm
Dielectric Constant IEC 60250 4 -
Dielectric Strength IEC 60243-1 18 kV/mm
Tracking Resistance EN IEC 60112 CTI 600 -
The values will depend on the specific formulation

Applications