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General Purpose Laminating

AOC is the leader in the research, development and manufacturing of open mold material systems. Our low-styrene resins for hand lay-up, spray-up and filament winding allow customers to meet stringent regulatory requirements with minor, if any, modifications to proven manufacturing practices. Expert technical support from AOC can keep you on a path of higher profits, quality and consistency.

Low Profile Laminating Resin

GP Laminating - Low HAP

ALTEK® H834

Altek H834 Series is a medium reactive, thixotropic, pre-promoted resin.

Applications

The Altek H834 Series was designed for use in the manufacturing of boats and other composite parts using hand lay-up or spray-up application methods.

Benefits

  • Fast laminate cure rate allows for faster production rates without loss of surface profile
  • Reduced post cure
  • Fast and complete fiber wet-out
  • Will provide good physical properties in finished part
  • Adaptable to a variety of manufacturing processes and conditions

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Isophthalic Modified Low Profile Laminating Resin

GP Laminating - Low HAP

ALTEK® H864

AOC's Altek H864 is a medium reactive, resilient, thixotropic, pre-promoted resin.

Applications

The Altek H864 is designed for use in the manufacturing of boats and other composite parts using hand lay-up or spray-up applications methods.

Benefits

  • Fast laminate cure allows for faster production rates without the loss of surface profile
  • Increased resistance to osmotic blistering when compared to traditional general purpose products
  • Enhanced mechanical properties
  • Designed for improved green strength of composite
  • Meets MACT requirements for low HAP resins in the marine industry
  • Toughened, resilient polymer

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Resilient Laminating Resin

GP Laminating

ALTEK® H490

H490 Series is a medium reactive, thixotropic, prepromoted, toughened polyester resin.

Applications

H490 Series is designed for use in the construction of various composite parts using hand lay-up spray up methods.

Benefits

Superior mechanical properties
When used with the proper glass reinforcement content. AOC's Altek H490 Series produces a composite with superior mechanical properties that can assist in the reduction of cracking.

Superior processing
H490-M Series was designed for quick wet out/roll out properties.

Low styrene content

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Toughened, Orthophthalic Polyester Resin

GP Laminating

Altek® H596

AOC's Altek H596 series is a prepromoted, thixotropic, general purpose, medium reactive, resilient, polyester resin system.

Applications

AOC's Altek H596 is designed for use in the manufacturing of many general purpose composite applications, including marine, bathware, shower pans, water-resistant exterior wood decking and various other industrial fabrications.

Benefits

Fast Cure
The medium reactivity of AOC's Altek® H596 resin allows for complete rapid cure of the composite even in relatively thin composites when used with the recommended peroxide levels and application temperature.

Good Secondary Bonding
Both the non-air inhibited and the air inhibited versions of AOC's Altek® H596 resin provide good chemical bonding between laminate application if proper application procedures are followed.

Superior Mechanical Properties
When used with the proper glass reinforcement content, AOC's Altek® H596 resin produces a composite with superior toughness properties that can assist in the reduction of composite cracking.

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Polyester Laminating Resin

General Purpose

Altek® H427

Altek H427 Series is a prepromoted thixotropic, medium reactivity polyester resin.

Applications

AOC's Altek H427 Series is designed for use in the manufacturing of composite parts using hand lay-up or spray-up application methods.

Benefits

Fast Cure
The medium reactivity of AOC's Altek H427 Series resin allows for complete rapid cure of the composite even in relatively thin composites when used with the recommended peroxide levels and application temperature.

Superior Mechanical Properties
When used with the proper glass rein­forcement content, AOC's Altek H427 Series resin produces a composite with superior toughness properties that can assist in the reduction of composite cracking.

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General Purpose Laminating Case Histories General Purpose Laminating Literature

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