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Engineering Materials - Thermoset Plastics
Thermoset Plastics

 

Alkyds / Polyester

 

Uses - Thermosetting polyester resins are commonly used as casting materials, fiberglass laminating resins, and non-metallic auto-body fillers. Polyester is used for car body panels and fender walls (SMC - sheet molding compound), tool housings (BMC - bulk molding compound) brackets, and industrial equipment housings.

 

 




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