EPALLOY® 8230

EPALLOY® 8230

EPALLOY 8230 is a very low viscosity epoxidized Bisphenol F resin which combines low hydrolyzable chlorides with a high degree of reactivity and outstanding chemical resistance. It is non-crystallizing and compatible with all standard curatives and most resin systems and solvents. EPALLOY 8230 is excellent for use in 100% solids coatings and trowelable flooring formulations where room temperature cure is required. Those formulations will provide chemical resistance to concentrated acids and aggressive solvents. Its exceptionally low hydrolyzable chloride content makes 8230 the preferred material for electronic applications, such as, encapsulation and laminating. Blends of EPALLOY 8230 with standard Bisphenol A based epoxy resins resist crystallization and will exhibit superior properties compared to conventionally diluted resins.

Typical Properties Values
EEW, g/eq 164-176
Viscosity, cps 3,500-4,700 @25°C
Color, Max 3 (Gardner)
Fn 2.15
Hydrolyzable Chloride, Max % 0.10
Residual Epichlorohydrin, max ppm 10
Flash Point,°C (°F) >250 (482)
Weight per Gallon, @25°C lbs. 10

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Application Group Application Description
Adhesives Automotive Pumpable 1K Epoxy Paste Low Viscosity Bis-F Resin providing good chemical resistance and supports high levels of fillers.
Adhesives Construction Anchor Bolt Adhesives Low viscosity Resin for highly filled systems.
Adhesives Construction Joint Fillers (Concrete and Asphalt) Low viscosity resin with good chemical resistance.
Adhesives Construction Adhesives & Sealants Low viscosity resin in Construction Adhesives.
Adhesives Construction Grouts, Mortars Low viscosity resin in Construction-Grouts and Mortars.
Coatings Automotive Coatings Used in Corrosion Resistant Primers in Automotive Coatings.
Coatings Industrial Tank Linings and Secondary Containment Low viscosity resin used for chemical and solvent resistance.
Coatings Industrial Chemical Resistant Flooring Lower viscosity resin used to provide better chemical and solvent resistance.
Coatings Industrial Coatings Excellent chemical resistance in Industrial Coatings
Composites Industrial Composites Filament Winding Used as a base resin for chemical resistance.
Composites General Composites High strength resin in General Composites.
Composites Filament Wound Pipe Effective in chemical resistant pipe.
Electrical and Electronics Electrical Potting and Encapsulation Low viscosity resin providing good flow to reduce voids, good mechanical properties and chemical resistance.
Electrical and Electronics Electrical Insulating Varnish Low viscosity for excellent surface coverage with good mechanical properties and chemical resistance.

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