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Table 1 Manufacturing parameters and properties of matrix materials

From: Microbond fibre bundle pullout technique to evaluate the interfacial adhesion of polyethylene and polypropylene self reinforced composites

Property HDPE PPa
Density 0.95 g/cc 0.92 g/cc
Melting temperature 125 °C 171 °C
Tg − 125 °C − 20 °C
Apparent matrix viscosity (190 °C)
@ shear Rate 1000 s−1
140 Ns/m2 75 Ns/m2