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SUPeter

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Recommended Tackifier
« on: June 16, 2021, 05:01:44 AM »
About ready to lay on some Carbon/Inegra cloth on a wing board and have never used a tackifier.  Could someone recommend a product! Thanks in advance!

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Re: Recommended Tackifier
« Reply #1 on: June 16, 2021, 06:32:05 AM »
You can buy epoxy tackifier, I have a bottle of EMP around someplace that I used with prepreg years ago--it's probably a solid lump wherever it is. I remember it being stupidly expensive, but everything involved with prepreg is. Most folks just use a light coat of 3M cement--cheap and it works. Just don't get too carried away or it might interfere with wet out and/or the layer to layer incorporation. Are you bagging dry and infusing? If you table wet the layers you don't need a tackifier.
Foote 10'4X34", SIC 17.5 V1 hollow and an EPS one in Hood River. Foote 9'0" x 31", L41 8'8", 18' Speedboard, etc. etc.

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Re: Recommended Tackifier
« Reply #2 on: June 16, 2021, 03:40:55 PM »
3Mô Hi-Tack Composite Spray Adhesive 71 is a high tack spray adhesive ideal for use in a wide variety of composite production applications, including dry layup and resin infusion processes. Make sure you order clear.

 


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