EPIKURE 3030 | Hexion Curing Agent
Very Low Viscosity Amidoamine, Medium Imidazoline Content Epoxy Curing Agent Based on Tall Oil Fatty Acid and Polyamines
EPIKURE 3030 is a very low viscosity amidoamine, medium imidazoline content epoxy curing agent based on tall oil fatty acid and polyamines. It is moderately fast setting and exhibits excellent epoxy resin compatibility in systems “as is” or with co-curing agents such as EPIKURE Curing Agent 3381.
Application Areas/Suggested Uses of EPIKURE 3030
- High solids coatings
- Concrete repair
- Metal and plastic adhesives
- Electrical potting
- Conformal coating
- Excellent epoxy resin compatibility
- Good corrosion resistance
- Low viscosity
- Moderate pot life
- High filler loading
- Excellent wetting characteristics
|Amine value||g/eq||400 – 425||ASTM D2896|
|Viscosity at 25°C||cP||300 – 600||ASTM D2196|
|Equivalent weight, approx.||95|
|Pounds/gallon @ 25 °C||lbs/gal||7.9||ASTM D1475|
|Appearance||Clear and free of foreign particles|
|Mix ratio, EPON™ Resin 828||pbw||40 – 60|
Safety, Storage & Handling
Please refer to the MSDS for the most current Safety and Handling information.
Please refer to the Hexion web site for Shelf Life and recommended Storage information.
EPIKURE Curing Agent 3030 should be kept in closed containers in a cool, dry place. Product will absorb moisture and carbon dioxide which may affect viscosity or create foaming when reacted with epoxy resins.
Exposure to these materials should be minimized and avoided, if feasible, through the observance of proper precautions, use of appropriate engineering controls and proper personal protective clothing and equipment, and adherence to proper handling procedures. None of these materials should be used, stored, or transported until the handling precautions and recommendations as stated in the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for these and all other products being used are understood by all persons who will work with them. Questions and requests for information on Hexion Specialty Chemicals, Inc. (“Hexion”) products should be directed to your Hexion sales representative, or the nearest Hexion sales office. Information and MSDSs on non-Hexion products should be obtained from the respective manufacturer.
Available in quart, gallon, 5 gallon, and 55 gallon drum sizes.
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