Brand Cytec Application Type Bond, gaskets 1 Part or 2 Part 2 Part Material Form Liquid Substrate glass, Metal, Plastic, Rubber Manufacturer Elantas (Altana) Chemistry polyester-based urethane prepolymer Cure Method 2 Parts Cure Temperature (°C) 100, 100 Cure Time (min) 960, 960 Viscosity (cPs) 3,000 Color Light Amber, Clear Chemical Resistance oil resistance Relative Solvent Resistance Chemical Resistance: Solvent resistance
Technical Data for Elantas (Altana) RN-3038
- Gasketing - gaskets
- Adhesive - Bond
1 Part or 2 Part
- 1 Part or 2 Part - 2 Part
- Other - soft, solvent resistant printing rolls, metal forming pads, seals, impellers, cut resistant rolls and pads
- Other - polyester-based urethane prepolymer
- Dispenser - automatic metering, mixing equipment
- 2-Part Cure - 2 Parts
- Clear / Transparent - Clear
- Red - Light Amber
Cure Temperature (°C) 100, 100 Cure Time (min) 960, 960 Viscosity (cPs) 3,000
Structural/Load-Bearing Excellent load-bearing Tear Strength (piw) 140 (pli), 425 (pli), Tear resistance Test Method Tensile Strength (psi) 3,600, 175, 225, 7,600, 600, 1,150 Test Method
Abrasion Resistance high abrasion resistance Chemical Resistance oil resistance Relative Solvent Resistance Chemical Resistance: Solvent resistance
Shore A Hardness 52, 82 Elongation (%) 540, 750
Specific Gravity 1.250, 120, 1.200, 1.230, 1.250 Test Method
Shelf Life Details Unopened container Shelf Life Type From date of manufacture Shelf Life (mon) 18
Best Practices for Elantas (Altana) RN-3038
Pour mixed system into molds, preheated to 80°C, that have been coated with a Cytec mold release.
Automatic metering and mixing equipment can be used with all the RN-3038 systems.
Heat pre-weighed amounts of RN-3038 to 80-100°C and degas at 1-5mm of vacuum for at least 5 minutes or until excessive bubbling stops. Containers should be unlined metal, plastic or glass and should be large enough to allow for foaming during degassing.
When adding MbOCA to RN-3038, the MbOCA must be melted at 120°C prior to mixing. CONACURE° AH-50 is a liquid at room temperature and does not require preheating prior to mixing with RN-3038. After adding curative, mix thoroughly and degas at 1-5mm for 1 to 2 minutes.
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Tensile Strength Test Methods
|Tensile Strength||Test Method|
|175 psi||100% modulus|
|225 psi||300% modulus|
|600 psi||100% modulus|
|1,150 psi||300% modulus|
Tear Strength Test Methods
|Tear Strength||Test Method|
|140 (pli)||Die c|
|425 (pli)||Die c|
Specific Gravity Test Methods