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Technical Data Sheet

 

Re-issued August 2007

 

EPIKURE™ Curing Agent 3180-F-75

 

Product Description

EPIKURE™ Curing Agent 3180-F-75 is a polyamide adduct, epoxy curing agent reduced to 75% solids in n-butanol. EPIKURE 3180-F-75 was developed for use with EPIKURE Curing Agent 3060 to meet U.S. Naval specification Mil-P-24441A (SH). In addition, EPIKURE 3180-F-75 can be used to satisfy Departments of Transportation requirements for maintenance and bridge coatings.

 

Application Areas/Suggested Uses

  • Marine coatings
  • Highway and bridge coatings
  • Maintenance primers and topcoats

 

Benefits

  • Good epoxy resin compatibility
  • Low moisture sensitivity
  • Reduced induction times
  • Excellent corrosion resistance

 

Sales Specification

Property

Units

Value

Test Method/Standard

Amine value

mg/g

237-258

ASTM D2896

Viscosity at 25°C

cP

3,000-12,000

ASTM D2196

Solids

%m/m

74-76

ASTM D1259

Appearance @ 20 °C

CAL

Clear Amber Liquid

VISUAL

 

 

 

 

 

Typical Properties

Property

Units

Value

Test Method/Standard

Equivalent weight, approx.

 

163

 

Density @ 25 °C

lbs/gal

8.0

ASTM D1475

Color

Gardner

<10

 

Flash point

°C

43

ASTM D3278

 

 

 

 

 

 

Safety, Storage & Handling

Please refer to the MSDS for the most current Safety and Handling information.

 

Please refer to the Hexion web site for Shelf Life and recommended Storage information.

 

Exposure to these materials should be minimized and avoided, if feasible, through the observance of proper precautions, use of appropriate engineering controls and proper personal protective clothing and equipment, and adherence to proper handling procedures. None of these materials should be used, stored, or transported until the handling precautions and recommendations as stated in the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for these and all other products being used are understood by all persons who will work with them. Questions and requests for information on Hexion Inc. ("Hexion") products should be directed to your Hexion sales representative, or the nearest Hexion sales office. Information and MSDSs on non-Hexion products should be obtained from the respective manufacturer.

 

Packaging

Available in bulk and drum quantities.

 

 

Contact Information

For product prices, availability, or order placement, please contact customer service:

www.hexion.com/Contacts/

 

For literature and technical assistance, visit our website at: www.hexion.com

 

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DISCLAIMER

The information provided herein was believed by Hexion Inc. (“Hexion”) to be accurate at the time of preparation or prepared from sources believed to be reliable, but it is the responsibility of the user to investigate and understand other pertinent sources of information, to comply with all laws and procedures applicable to the safe handling and use of the product and to determine the suitability of the product for its intended use. All products supplied by Hexion are subject to Hexion’s terms and conditions of sale. HEXION MAKES NO WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, CONCERNING THE PRODUCT OR THE MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS THEREOF FOR ANY PURPOSE OR CONCERNING THE ACCURACY OF ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED BY HEXION, except that the product shall conform to Hexion’s specifications. Nothing contained herein constitutes an offer for the sale of any product.

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