LAMINATING PRODUCTS | Resins

Room Temperature Laminating Resins
Product Brand Description Color Tg / HDT (°F) Mixed Viscosity (cps) Pot Life (min) Applications
AL 2020

Flame-retardant (FAR 25.853a), halogen-free unfilled system with 3 hardener options

Clear 

131-154

1,000-1,300

65-570

Used with glass, carbon, aramid or hybrid fabrics. Ideal for high performance parts meeting NASCAR fire retardancy requirements. Suitable for vacuum bagging and RTM. Can be heated immediately for faster process times

AL 2103

General purpose, white, room temperature epoxy tooling resin with good fabric wet-out properties; 2 hardener options

White, clear amber

185 (peak operating temperature)

2,000-3,000

20-60

Laminated duplicating aids, jigs and fixtures

AL 2108

General purpose, clear, room temperature epoxy tooling resin with good fabric wet-out properties

Clear light amber

185 (peak operating temperature)

1,200

25

Laminated duplicating aids, jigs and fixtures

EL-302PC

General purpose, white, room temperature epoxy tooling resin with good fabric wet-out properties; 3 hardener options

White

170 (peak operating temperature)

2,500-3,500

28-60

Hand laminated room-temperature duplicating aids, jigs and fixtures

EL-319

UV stable, Halogen-free, flame retardant epoxy laminating system (ref: FAR 25.853a); 2 hardener options

Clear

113-195

900-1,780

36-108

Hand laminated flame-retardant epoxy composite parts that meet (FAR 25.853a) specification

EL-320 Clear, flame-retardant epoxy laminating system (ref: FAR 25.853); 2 hardener options

Clear

140

2,650

16-45

Hand laminated flame-retardant epoxy composite parts that meet (FAR 25.853a) specification
EL-335

High performance, impact-resistant, toughened epoxy laminating system; 2 hardener options

Clear light amber

200

1,500-2,500

50-90

Hand laminated high performance epoxy composite parts

Epolam 2015

Lloyds of London-registered marine epoxy laminating system designed for production of composite structures

Clear light amber

196

450-650

60-400

Marine epoxy laminating system designed for production of composite structures

Marine 820

Intermediate temperature, UV-stabilized, general purpose, low viscosity epoxy laminating system with easy 5:1 by volume mix ratio; 3 hardener options

Clear

180

350-650

30-60

Hand laminated and infusion molded composite parts and structures.

ProBuild

Clear, UV-resistant, 100% solids epoxy laminating system with moderate mixed viscosity for easy fabric wet-out and resistance to vertical drain; 4 hardener options

Clear light amber

150 (peak operating temperature)

1,000

14-125

Hand laminated marine composite parts and structures

TCC-205

Intermediate temperature, UV-stabilized epoxy laminating system

Clear

180

700

15

Laminated and infusion molded intermediate high temperature epoxy composite parts and structures

High Temperature Laminating Resins
Product Brand Description Color Tg / HDT (°F) Mixed Viscosity (cps) Pot Life (min) Applications
EL-315

Ultra-high temperature, graphite-filled epoxy laminating system; 3 hardner options

Black, clear amber

306-390

2,000-4,000

50-180

Laminated carbon fiber or E-glass composite tools requiring heat resistance to 400F

EL-336 Clear, intermediate-high temperature epoxy laminating system with good room temperature cure properties

Light clear amber

262

2,500

40

Laminated vacuum form, RIM and RTM molds

EL-337 Gray, intermediate-high temperature epoxy laminating system; 2 hardener options

Gray

238

4,000

45-60

Laminated vacuum molds, RIM and RTM molds

Epolam 2090

Clear, low viscosity, high temperature, heat curing, epoxy infusion system

Amber

401

650

1,500

Production of composite tooling and structures by vacuum bagging and infusion processes

Epolam 2092

Clear, low viscosity, ultra-high temperature, heat curing epoxy infusion system.

Amber

437

550

400

Vacuum infusion molding of high temperature epoxy composite molds and structures

Epolam 2500

Flame-retardant epoxy laminating system (ref: FAR 25.853) for composite parts

Light beige

212

3,500

90

Hand laminated flame-retardant epoxy composite parts that meet FAR 25.853a specification

TCC-230

Unfilled, general purpose laminating and boat adhesive

amber

200 (peak operating temperature)

4,400

5-20

General purpose