Miscellaneous Compounds

Custom-Matched PVC Compounds suit automotive exterior trim.
Miscellaneous Compounds

Custom-Matched PVC Compounds suit automotive exterior trim.

Available in more than 60 colors, Apex® 1545 Series Extrusion Compounds are 85 Shore A PVC products that yield pure color, consistent gloss, and smooth surface required for meeting Class A finish specifications of automotive OEMs. Products are suited for external layers of coextruded automotive parts, such as roof ditch moldings between roof and body sections, window trim between A pillars...

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Rigid PVC Compounds reduces stress cracking, offer PC performance.
Miscellaneous Compounds

Rigid PVC Compounds reduces stress cracking, offer PC performance.

Exhibiting strength and clarity while reducing or eliminating stress cracking at interface with flexible PVC components, Apex SCR™ heat-stable compounds enable rigid PVC to replace polycarbonate (PC) in such clear medical components as connectors and check valves. It took Apex SCR rigid PVC grades 1–2Â-½ weeks or more to exhibit stress cracking during testing. Simultaneously, compounds...

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Polyester Compound suits LED TV applications.
Miscellaneous Compounds

Polyester Compound suits LED TV applications.

Developed specifically for LED electronic packaging applications that utilize surface mount technology, Lavanta® 5115 WH 224 consists ofÂ- 15% glass fiber-reinforced polycyclohexylene terephthalate compound, which can be molded at 257°F and still maintains 100% crystallinity. Product has high reflectivity of greater than 95% with optimal whiteness retention, even after thermal...

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Miscellaneous Compounds

Electrically Conductive Silicone targets printed electronics.

Designed with less than .003 Ω/cm resistance, EXP-06335 is printable via screen, flexo, or slot die. Heat cure, one part material is packaged in any size container and has stable shelf life of 6 months at room temperature. Flexible and electrically conductive, product adheres to most common circuit board materials, PU, silicone, and metal substrates. It does not require use of primers, buffers,...

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Miscellaneous Compounds

Halogen-Free Jacketing Compounds provide high flame retardance.

Flame retardant without compromising physical or electrical properties, Halguard® 58300 Series are suited for data center cables, control cables, energy cables, and other applications. These halogen-free flame retardant (HFFR) compounds exhibit limiting oxygen indices from 53%–56%, which enables cables to pass UL1685 vertical tray test (CSA FT4/IEEE 1202) and achieve UL94 rating of V-0...

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Miscellaneous Compounds

Sheet Molding Compound Solutions use boron-free glass.

Designed for automotive and transportation Sheet Molding Compound (SMC) applications, Advantex® ME1975Â- glass fiber multi-end roving creates Class A surface appearance without rippling. Providing optimal wetting performance with glass content as high as 60% in epoxy-based SMC applications, Advantex ME1510 can produce lighter and stronger products that can replace traditional metal in...

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Polyurethane Potting Compound is environmentally friendly.
Miscellaneous Compounds

Polyurethane Potting Compound is environmentally friendly.

Intended for electronic applications with low toxicity requirements, 20-2121 Polyurethane is made from natural oil polyol, meets FDA food contact requirements, and does not contain TDI, MbOCA, or Mercury. Plant-based potting, casting, and encapsulating compound, exhibiting minimal shrinkage or exotherm, offers elastomeric properties that limit stress on electronics. Tensile strength is 2,000...

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Injection Molding Compounds target automotive window seals.
Miscellaneous Compounds

Injection Molding Compounds target automotive window seals.

Designed for window encapsulation and appearance parts such as trim seals, Sarlink® 17100, ME-2500, and ME-2600 Series Compounds permit weight savings in comparison with EPDM and PVC. Sarlink 17100 thermoplastic vulcanizate compounds maintain seal integrity at high temperatures, resist greases and solvents, and yield low-gloss or matte finish. Readily colored, Sarlink ME-2500 and ME-2600...

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Polyamide Compounds incorporate recycled content.
Miscellaneous Compounds

Polyamide Compounds incorporate recycled content.

Featuring filler content of 15 and 30%, Recyclon® 400 Series PA6 and 500 Series PA66 Compounds exhibit minimum of 80% property retention after 1,000 hours of heat aging at 140°C. Injection molding compounds incorporate recycled polyamide, glass fiber reinforcement, and performance-enhancing additives for applications that do not require elevated property profiles of premium grades....

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Sheet Molding Compound features specific gravity of 1.2.
Miscellaneous Compounds

Sheet Molding Compound features specific gravity of 1.2.

Offering weight savings without degradation of mechanical properties, Tough Class A Ultra Lite® uses treated glass bubbles to replace some CaCO3, allowing resin to adhere to matrix and increase interfacial strength between bubble and resin. Technology results in resin mix that makes molded parts resistant to handling damage, and prevents micro-cracks that cause paint pops, pits, and...

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