Hydrosize® PA846

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

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

Description

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
RPM50

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (PA846)

Application Data

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

Storage

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