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XTR Sealer-Impact of Temperature & Humidity on Application -    
This chart illustrates how various temperature and humidity conditions impact the application technique that is used to apply XTEND XTR mold sealer.
XTEND Improves Productivity 5X in Molded FRP Grating -    
CASE HISTORY:After converting to the XTEND system, a FRP grating manufacturer finds that they can mold 150 parts instead of 30...
Use of Desiccant Driers With Semi-Permanent Mold Release -    
Instructions for Proper Use of Desiccant Driers: Most solvent-based semi-permanent mold releases cure by exposure to atmosphere; for this reason, it is important to minimize exposure to atmosphere during dispensing and storage. The use of desiccant driers can help preserve moisture sensitive materials in peak condition for longer periods of time.
Handling Semi-Permanent Mold Releases - Update -    
AXEL's technical bulletin covering the best practices for storing, dispensing and applying semi-permanent mold release products. The 2006 update includes illustrated spray-on and wipe on application instructions.
Focus On: Spraying Semi-Permanent Mold Releases -    
Spraying semi-permanent mold releases requires an HVLP (high volume low pressure) spray gun and a dry air supply.The following document describes an ideal Binks? system, although the basic instructions will apply to the use of HVLP apparatus from other manufacturers as well.
Focus On: New & Green Molds -    
It is a known, and accepted fact that the resins used to build fiberglass molds don?t fully cross-link. This less than 100% cure, means there is always some un-reacted styrene in the gel coat of the mold and in the reinforcing layers of laminate. It is the un-reacted styrene that can cause molding headaches.Heat that is generated when the first parts are molded can drive this un-reacted styrene up and out of the mold.
Using (CleanWiz) CW-9/NC Stripper on FRP Molds -    
CW-9/NC is a highly effective stripper that is particularly well suited to removing wax and other types of residue from mold surfaces. Please read the MSDS & TDS before using this product. Our recommended cleaning procedure is designed to help you use the product safely and to enjoy excellent results.
Application of Semi-Permanent Mold Release & FRP Molds -    
This FAQ answers a series of questions related to the application of Semi-Permanent Mold Release & FRP Molds.