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Toray AmberTool® HXR56 New

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Product description

Toray AmberTool® HXR56 is a low temperature curing epoxy composite tooling prepreg, fully impregnated into a carbon multi-axial backing ply construction. This two layer product facilitates complex tool construction while allowing efficient lay-up, reducing overall tooling costs.

HXR56 is co-compatible with our heritage AmberTool® HX56 carbon 205gsm 2x2 twill reinforcement surface ply. After a suitable post cure, an end use temperature of 180ºC (356ºF) is achieved.

Product benefits/features

  • Reduction in number of ply laminates
  • Reduction in debulk stages
  • Improved cutting efficiency, reduction in waste

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 50 hours
Post curable

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Toray Advanced Composites UK

Toray Advanced Composites UK
Send email +44 1773 530899

Need more information?

At Toray our goal is your success. If you have any questions or would like to learn more, please contact us. 

Toray Advanced Composites USA

Toray Advanced Composites USA
Send email +1 (408) 465 8500

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