Product

Toray AmberTool® HX56

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Product description

Toray AmberTool® HX56 is a low temperature curing epoxy composite tooling prepreg. After a suitable post cure, an end use temperature of 180ºC (356ºF) is achieved. Toray AmberTool® HX56 achieves an excellent surface finish for small to medium sized autoclave tooling.

Product benefits/features

  • Excellent surface finish from autoclave curing
  • Low initial cure temperature
  • Maximum 180°C (356°F) tool end use temperature
  • Excellent drape for complex shapes

Market segments

  • Sport & recreation
  • Motorsport & Formula 1
  • Automotive
  • Energy
  • Industrial

Details

Product category Thermoset Prepreg
Tooling
Processing Post curable
Autoclave
Resin type Epoxy
Tg (Dry, onset) 185 °C / 365 °F
Cure temperature (Optimal) 50 °C / 122 °F
Cure temperature (Lowest)40 °C / 104 °F
Cure temperature (Highest)55 °C / 131 °F
Out life 60 hours
Post curable

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