Elantas (Altana) MR-5002 Datasheet Elantas (Altana) MR-5002

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  • Description for Elantas (Altana) MR-5002

    A low viscosity, silicone based liquid mold release and parting agent. It gives excellent release characteristics for simple and complex potting, casting, and molding operations.

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    Brand Cytec
    Application Type Release Agent
    1 Part or 2 Part 1 Part
    Material Form Liquid
    Substrate metal, plastic resins, polyester, non-porous molds, plastic
    Manufacturer Elantas (Altana)
    Chemistry Epoxy, Silicone, Polyurethane
    Cure Method Heat
    Viscosity (cPs) Low, 20
    Color Clear
    Can Be Used In Conjunction With These Materials Room temperature or heat curing systems
  • Technical Data for Elantas (Altana) MR-5002

    Overview
    • Application Type
      • Release Agent
    • 1 Part or 2 Part
      • 1 Part or 2 Part - 1 Part
    • Material Form
      • Liquid
    • Substrate
    • Industry
      • Other - Simple and complex molding operations, Simple and complex casting operations, Simple and complex potting operations
    • Application Method
      • Brush
      • Spray
      • Dip
      • Other - Slosh
    • Cure Method
      • Heat
    • Color
      • Clear / Transparent - Clear
    • Can Be Used In Conjunction With These Materials
      • Other - Room temperature or heat curing systems
    • Brand
      • Cytec
    Specifications
    Cure Specs
    Viscosity (cPs) Low, 20 Test Method
    Other Properties
    Specific Gravity 0.670 to 0.680 Test Method
    Flash Point (°F) 0.0
    % Solids (%) 2.7 to 3.3
    Business Information
    Shelf Life (mon) Indefinite
  • Best Practices for Elantas (Altana) MR-5002

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    1. Surface Preparation

      For best surface finish of the cast part, lightly buff the inside of the mold with a clean, lint-free cloth after drying the release agent. It is recommended that the release be reapplied after each demold cycle to prevent sticking.

    2. Application

      Apply CONAP® MR-5002 to clean molds by dip, brush, spray, or slosh. Dry excess release from the mold and air dry 10-15 minutes, or bake 5 minutes at 140°F.

    3. Clean-Up

      Clean metal molds with acetone or MEK. Clean plastic molds with isopropyl alcohol.

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Viscosity Test Methods
Viscosity Test Method Temperature
Low
20 cPs Brookfield 25°C
Specific Gravity Test Methods
Specific Gravity Temperature
0.670 to 0.680 25°C