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PVC/HDPE data


Technical data for PVC and HDPE screen and casing systems

Mechanical and physical 
properties
PVC HDPE
Tensile strength   7823 lbf/in2
55 N/mm2 (550 kp/cm2)
3129 lbf/in2
22 N/mm2 (220 kp/cm2)
Elasticity coefficient 426690 lbf/in2
3000 N/mm2 (30000 kp/cm2)
113800 lbf/in2
800 N/mm2 (8000 kp/cm2)
Specific gravity 78.5 lb/ft3
1.4 g/cm3
53.2 lb/ft3
0.95 g/cm3
Impact strength at 20°C/68°F Rigid PVC
approx. 5 Kj/m2 (cmkp/cm2)
High impact resistant PVC
approx. 15 Kj/m2 (cmkp/cm2)
>20 Kj/m2 (cmkp/cm2)
Colour BOODE blue - Natural (white)
- Black
Chemical resistance at 20°C Non corrodible in aggressive groundwater and regenerative chemicals. 
For full details of the BOODE chemical resistance: please contact us.




 

Average percentage of open area

Standaard Slot Screen (lengtwise)     Continuous Slot PVC Screen (CSS)    
           
4% 0.30 mm 0.30 mm 6%  
5% 0.40 mm 0.40 mm 8%  
6% 0.50 mm 0.50 mm 10%  
9% 0.75 mm 0.75 mm 15%  
11% 1.00 mm 1.00 mm 20%  
13% 1.25 mm 1.25 mm 25%  
16% 1.50 mm 1.50 mm 30%  
20% 2.00 mm 2.00 mm 40%  
25% 3.00 mm 3.00 mm 50%  
28% 4.00 mm      

Relationship between casing diameter, casing wall thickness and collapse resistance (PVC)