epoxy resin prepreg / thermosetting resin / for aeronautics
RS-1, RS-8HT

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Characteristics

  • Matrix:

    epoxy resin, thermosetting resin

  • Other characteristics:

    for aeronautics

Description

Product description
RS-1 is an epoxy prepreg resin that provides an excellent balance of mechanical properties, toughness, and modulus. RS-1 has been evaluated and qualified in areas ranging from marine to aerospace and dielectric structures. RS-1 is also available in a lower temperature curing formulation 80°C (176°F).

Product benefits/features
Low temperature curing
Flexible, robust range of process cycles
Excellent matrix for sandwich structure skins
Market segments
Sport & recreation
Motorsport & Formula 1
Automotive
Energy
Medical
Consumer electronics
Aerostructures
Industrial
Details
Product categoryThermoset Prepreg
ProcessingOut of Autoclave / Vacuum bag
Press forming
Autoclave
Resin typeEpoxy
Tg (Dry, onset)107 °C / 224 °F
Cure temperature (Optimal)93 °C / 199 °F
Cure temperature (Lowest)80 °C / 176 °F
Cure temperature (Highest)93 °C / 199 °F
Out life30 days

Product description
RS-8HT is a BMI resin that provides excellent elevated temperature properties and processability. RS-8HT has been evaluated and qualified in the areas of satellite and airframe/missile structures.

RS-8HT is also available in several modified formulations including: RS-8M, a high service temperature controlled flow formulation.

Product benefits/features
Excellent high temperature thermal stability
Good moisture resistance
Market segments
Launch
Motorsport & Formula 1
Aerostructures
Radome
Details
Product categoryThermoset Prepreg
ProcessingAFP/ATL
Press forming
Post curable
Autoclave
Resin typeBMI
Tg (Dry, onset)203 °C / 397 °F
Cure temperature (Optimal)204 °C / 399 °F
Cure temperature (Lowest)177 °C / 350 °F
Cure temperature (Highest)204 °C / 399 °F
Out life30
Post curable