Hydrosize® U2022

Brand Family Overview

DigiGuard® aqueous and UV curable overprint varnishes protect and enhance the appearance of printed materials. Various grades are available for commercial print jobs; form, fill and seal packaging; and food contact applications.

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Usage

An APE free, high strength sizing for glass and carbon chopped fiber, with excellent adhesion. This product is APE free.

Description

Nonionic polyurethane dispersion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Cable & Cordagechemical resistance
Fiber Sizingchopped strands, impact resistance, PA compatible, PET/PBT compatible, thermal stability

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Physical Properties

These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.

AppearanceMilky white
pH6.5 - 8.5
Percent Non-Volatile58.0 - 60.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 500 - 1700
Spindle Number3
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (U2022)
SNG (U2022.S)

Application Data

Tensile Strength=5000-7000 psi; Modulus (100%)=290-320; Elongation to break=700%; Shore A Hardness=60