Alkyd

Advantages

Much cheaper than DAP and Silicones. Relatively easy to injection mould. Excellent dielectric strength.

Disadvantages

Electrical properties affected by high humidity.  Limited temperature range up to 130°C /270°F.

Applications

Mouldings for electronic components such as coils, brush holders and pump impellers.  Cookware for microwave ovens and coatings, particularly for aluminium and wood.

 

Source : Abstracted from Plascams

For more information on Plascams please visit RAPRA Technology Ltd.

 

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