MERICAN 9406V is an unsaturated polyester resin of the ISO type, known for its low viscosity. It is well-suited for vacuum infusion and RTM (Resin Transfer Molding) processes. This resin boasts excellent mechanical properties and is characterized by its favorable technological operation attributes.

Supplied By: SINO POLYMER CO., LTD.

Product Code: Q12533

Regional Availability: Canada

Polymer Name: Thermoset Polyester

Chemical Family: Isophthalics, Polyesters, Unsaturated Polyester (UPE)

Processing Methods: Casting, Resin Transfer Molding (RTM), Vacuum Infusion Processing (VIP)

End Uses: FRP Boats, Fishing Boat, Lifeboat, Yacht

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    Identification & Functionality

    Features & Benefits

    Applications & Uses

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    Recommended Applications
    • FRP boats, such as fishing boat, marine/yacht, life boat etc.
    • Suitable for vacuum infusion and RTM process.

    Properties

    Color
    Physical Form
    Appearance
    Light yellow liquid
    Properties
    • Low viscosity, good wettability with fiber glass
    • Lloyd's Registered, excellent mechanical property and anti-corrosion property.
    • Complies with FDA regulation 21 CFR 177.2420 after properly formulated and cured, suitable for repeated use in food contact materials.
    Note

    The curing characteristics are obtained using 25°C water bath, 100g resin to be added with 1.5g Cobalt naphtenate (0.8%) and then 1.5g of Butanox M-50 (AKZO Nobel).

    Regulatory & Compliance

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    Packaging & Availability

    Packaging Type
    Regional Availability
    • Canada
    Packaging Information

    The product should be packed into clean, dry, safe and sealed container; standard package is 220 kg.

    Storage & Handling

    Shelf Life
    6 months
    Storage Information

    Shelf life: 6 months below 25°C, stored in cool and well ventilated place.