Next-generation aerospace mold release application
Chem-Trend reviews three application techniques and strategies for its Zyvax® 1070W aerospace mold release system.
Mold cleaning, preparation and release specialist Chem-Trend (Howell, Mich., U.S.) explores the features and benefits of its new Zyvax® 1070W water-based aerospace mold release system. This presentation includes a brief segment on the importance and value of mold cleaning, priming and sealing prior to mold release application. For application of the mold release, the presentation outlines best practices for wiping the agent on the mold, as well as use of a standard sprayer and a high-volume, low-pressure atomized spray application.
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In this Digital Demo, Axel Plastics reviews mold cleaning, sealing and release solutions for leading use in automotive composites manufacturing processes, including SMC, BMC and RTM.