Krayden partnered with a company looking for a material for releasing shower and bath polyester inserts. We recommended Loctite Frekote 720NC. The material was reliable and very effective with the polyester molds and deep sections.
|What is the application?||Mold release for shower and bath polyester inserts.|
|What issues was the end-user having?||The customer was having trouble removing the part from the inside features mold.|
|What material was used to solve the issue?||We tested Loctite Frekote 770 and did not get the release that we were looking for so we tried Loctite Frekote 720NC that has a highly filled resin and is designed for cast polymers.|
|Why did this material work better than other materials?||The product worked well with the polyester molds and deep sections.|
|Was this material lower cost than other materials?||No.|
|Did this material improve the process?||Yes. The customer had less rework and scraped inserts as they did not have to be ripped from the mold.|
|What industry/market was this material used in?||General Industrial|