cure time

cure time

[′kyu̇r ‚tīm]
(chemical engineering)
The amount of time required for a rubber compound to reach maximum viscosity or modulus at a given temperature.
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The EA-7100 adhesive's radical new chemistry allows up to 50% faster cure time than conventional heat-cure platinum catalyzed silicone adhesive systems.
Standard Blend is the customary hardener with an increased working and cure time sufficient for most project applications.
A cost-effective breakthrough in adhesive and sealant solutions, VORASIL SMP are a proprietary, unique hybrid comprised of a polyurethane backbone and silane end groups, allowing for a balance of low viscosity and fast ambient cure time.
The simulation with the fastest cure time was tested and proven to reduce the cure time to within the allotted cycle time.
Sherwin-Williams Industrial and Marine Coatings has introduced Fast Clad ER Epoxy Pipeline Coating, which provides improved edge retention and a faster cure time than conventional epoxies and allows pipeline coating repairs to be made quickly and easily while minimizing downtime, according to the company.
This would indicate that the samples were not completely cured and may require a longer cure time or curing in molds that had holes drilled in them for more ventilation.
Development of specimen geometry; effects of bondline thickness, wood anisotropy and cure time on fracture energy.
It also has a very low viscosity for easy mixing, a fast cure time, along with a very long cured shelf life with no shrinkage.
Results indicate several benefits including reductions in tire cure time, liner gauge thickness, inflation pressure retention (IPR) and intra-carcass pressure (ICP), as well as more than a 20 percent improvement in tire durability as expressed by "mileage to failure" ratings.
Active infiltration can further slow the cure time of the liner in the pipeline.
Vorasil SMP silane modified polymers, said to be a cost-effective breakthrough in adhesive and sealant solutions, represent a proprietary hybrid comprised of a polyurethane backbone and silane end groups, allowing for a balance of low viscosity and fast ambient cure time.
This system is reported to enhance the distribution of reinforcement fibers in the molding process, which enhances product quality and strength, reduces press cure time by 50%, and is especially effective for thicker bosses and structures, the company says.