Hydrosize® PA846

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Glide products are water-based high Slip additives for paints, coatings and graphic arts that when used at 1% - 5% solids on solids improve abrasion resistance and lubricity. They can also improve high temperature anti-blocking.

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Developed to be a glass fiber sizing for high temperature applications, it also provides adhesion to various olefinic surfaces.


Nonionic/anionic polyamide dispersion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fiber Sizingchopped strands, continuous fiber, PA compatible, PPS compatible, thermal stability

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH9.5 - 10.5
Emulsifier ChargeAmine dispersed
Percent Non-Volatile33.0 - 37.0
Recommended pH Range7.5 - 10.7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 250 max
Spindle Number2

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (PA846)

Application Data

Hydrosize® PA846 can be used in fiberglass sizing application, as well as carbon fiber.


Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice.