Hydrosize® PA845

Brand Family Overview

NatureShield® products from Michelman are emulsions of natural oils and natural oil blends designed to protect topical wood. They provide water resistance and enhance the natural pattern of wood. They also impart water resistance to concrete, and can serve as a component for sealing stone surfaces to provide a wet look with a durable and attractive finish.

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Usage

An APE free, dispersion designed to be used as a fiber sizing in fiber reinforced nylon composites where greater thermal stability is required. This small particle size dispersion has excellent film forming properties and produces high strand integrity, and is solvent and VOC free. This product is APE free.

Description

Anionic polyamide dispersion

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
Fiber Sizingchopped strands, continuous fiber, hydrolysis resistance, impact resistance, PA compatible, PET/PBT compatible, PPS compatible, thermal stability

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite liquid
pH9.7 - 10.7
Emulsifier ChargeAlkali dispersed
Percent Non-Volatile22.0 - 24.0
Recommended pH Range7.5 - 10.7
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 100 max
Spindle Number3
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (pa845)
AUB (pa845.E)

Storage

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