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Technical Data Sheet


Most recent revision date:           April 2014


EPIKOTE™ Resin 1001-X-75



Product Description

EPIKOTE Resin 1001, a solid epoxy resin produced from bisphenol A and epichlorohydrin. EPIKOTE Resin 1001 is available as a 75% solids solution in xylene.


Application Areas/Suggested Uses

Solvent-borne 2-pack coatings (cured with polyamine or polyamide curing agents at room temperature or forced dried) for the protection of metal and concrete. As a modifier in stoving enamels based on acrylic resins or alkyd/melamine resin systems.




  • Versality of end-use applications
  • Imparts good corrosion protection
  • Imparts good water resistance


Sales Specification






Test Method/Standard

Common to all solutions




Epoxy group content


2000 – 2220*

SMS 2026

Non volatile content

% m/m

74.0 – 76.0

SMS 1524

Viscosity of solution at 25°C


8.0 - 13.0




200 max

ASTM D1209


* values for 100% resin  

Typical Properties






Test Method/Standard

Epoxy Molar Mass


450 - 500*

SMS 2026





Flash point of solvent (xylene)



IP 170


*    number of grams of resin containing 1 equivalent of epoxide (Weight per equivalent, WPE, is an alternative term).



Safety, Storage & Handling


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

EPIKOTE Resin 1001-x-75 should be stored at room temperature in conditions such that moisture is excluded, in the original containers kept tightly closed. Under these conditions the shelf life should be a minimum of three years from date of certification.

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