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  • Unmatched Phenolic Resin Application Expertise

    Hexion’s Bakelite® family of phenolic resins are proven in a broad range of applications and are the industry-standard in areas as diverse as refractories and composite parts for rail interiors. With over 100 years of formulation expertise, we can also optimize our resin products to fit your specific application requirements and take your process to the next level. 

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    Bakelite® Phenolic Resins for Abrasives

    Hexion is a leader in binders for abrasive production, providing solutions that deliver high temperature resistance and dimensional stability, as well as processing improvements. Our expertise spans both bonded and coated abrasive applications. 

  • Quality Binders for Bonded Abrasive Applications

    Hexion supplies a broad range of Bakelite® phenolic resins for the most demanding bonded abrasive applications. These resins are suited to both cold and hot compression molding for the production of a range of abrasive wheels, including those utilizing glass fabric prepregs for reinforcement.

    Bonded-Abrasive-Applications The Bakelite® resin product offering for bonded abrasive applications includes:
    • straight and modified powder novolacs, solvent based solutions, and low free phenol options
    • alkaline and alkaline-free liquid resoles, with low free formaldehyde options

    Hexion technical specialists can help customers choose the optimal product for their manufacturing process requirements and performance needs. 





    Grinding & Cut-Off WheelsThin WheelsHot Press WheelsSuper Abrasives Increased Thermal ResistanceAllows Increased Filler LoadingFlexible Processing in Various FormulationsIncreased Stock RemovalReduces Overflow During CureReduced DustReduced Cycle TimeImproved Burst ResistanceSuitable for Wet & Dry Grinding at High Temperatures 
        Bakelite® PF0222SP Series          
        Bakelite® PF0223SP          
        Bakelite® PF0224SP          
        Bakelite® PF9504SP02          
        Bakelite® PF0229RP          
        Bakelite® PF0320SP         Epoxy Modified
        Bakelite® PF8686SP         Rubber Modified


    Additional products are available for this application. Please contact Customer Service for information.



    Grain SizeProductBenefit
    Coarse GrainFine Grain Flexible Processing in Various FormulationsReduced Moisture PickupImproved Flow for Automated SystemsImproved Green StrengthReduced Dry OutReduced FormaldehydeIncreased Shelflife
      Bakelite® PF0436SW13       
      Bakelite® PF0436SW03       
      Bakelite® LM2770       
      Bakelite® PF0433SW01       
      Bakelite® PF1371       
      Bakelite® LM3005       


    Additional products are available for this application. Please contact Customer Service for information.