CLEAR-1047 is a low viscosity ultra-clear resin used in potting and casting applications where a clear resin system is desirable. Depending on the hardener selected, CLEAR-1047 resin can be cured at room temperature or at elevated temperatures to obtain specific properties.
Mixed Viscosity @ 25oC,cps: 900
Shelf Life, (closed Container @ 25oC): 12 Months
Physical Properties (Cured):
Specific Gravity @ 25oC: 1.15
Hardness, Shore D: 86
Linear Shrinkage, in./in.: 0.008
Moisture Absorption 10 Days @ 25oC, %: 0.19
Izod Impact Strength, ft. lbs./in. of notch: 0.55
Tensile Strength @ 25oC, psi: 9,100
Compressive Strength @ 25oC, psi: 1,800
Thermal Properties (Cured):
Thermal Conductivity, Cal/Sec/CM2/oC/CM X 10-4: 5.2
Thermal Stability, 1000 Hrs. @ 175oC, % Wt. Loss: 0.45
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion, in./in./oC X 10-6:50
Heat Distortion temperature, oC: 140
Operating Temperature Range, oC: -55 to 140
Electrical Properties (Cured):
Volume Resistivity @ 25oC, OHM-CM: 6×1015
Dielectric Strength, Volts/Mil: 475
Dielectric Constant @ 25oC, 100 KC:4.3
Dissipation Factor @ 25oC, 100 KC: 0.030
The above properties are typical of a system cured with hardener #B-31
B- 31: A rigid, heat cure system with a long pot life, designed for small to large castings.
B-125: A rigid, faster setting version of B-31 with excellent air-release and hardness.
Weigh the desired amount of CLEAR-1047 resin into a clean container and combine with recommended hardener in one of the ratios shown below.
|Hardener||Parts by Weight
per 100 pts. Resin
100 grams @ 25oC
Recommended Cure Schedule
|Hardener||Cure @ 25oC||Cure @ 65oC||Cure @ 100oC||Cure @ 130oC|
|B-31||—||1-2 Hours||1 Hour||30-45 Minutes|
|B-125||—||1 Hour||30-40 Minutes||30 Minutes|