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Products

The products below represent those that are most commonly used, but not all of the products that AXEL offers. Please contact us for additional assistance in identifying the best product for your application.

  

Product Number

Application Technique/Temperature

Type of Mold

Features

Yields

Semi-Permanent
Release
XTEND®

Solvent-based

 

1080

818

Wipe on. NO Wipe off
Apply at ambient

Mold up to 450°F/232°C 

FRP, Metal

Good for high production parts with gel coat “A” side release for RTM and bagging

For polyester and vinyl ester

High gloss

1110

832

Wipe on/Wipe off for Very high gloss

Wipe on/Let dry for Good gloss

Apply at ambient or up to 150°F/66°C
Mold up to 450°F/232°C 

FRP, Metal

Easy application. Self-cleaning. Applies easily on warm molds too.

Good for high production parts with gel coat “A” side release for RTM and bagging

For polyester and vinyl ester ; preferred for molding epoxy.

High gloss

858

Spray on at ambient or up to 150°F/66°C 

Can also be wiped on Mold up to 450°F/232°C 

FRP, Metal

High gloss spray for large gel coated parts

High gloss

19ZAM

Wipe or spray on at ambient preferred when ambient temperature is 60°F/16°C or less
Mold up to 450°F/232°C

FRP, Epoxy, Metal

Long lasting, durable release.

Good for non-gelcoated parts and “B” side of molds in RTM and bagging

All resins including polyurethane.

Can be used to protect and extend life of flexible bags.

 

Medium cosmetics

19RSS

 

Wipe on or spray on at ambient or up to 180°F/80°C
Mold up to 450°F/232°C 

FRP, Epoxy, Metal

Long lasting, durable Release.

Good for non-gelcoated parts and “B”  side of  molds in RTM and bagging.

Can be used for compression molding.

Can be used to protect and extend life of flexible bags.

Medium cosmetics

 

Polymeric
Release
MoldWiz®

Solvent-based

F-57/NC

F-57/NA

Apply at ambient temperatrure.

Wipe on/wet polish.

FRPMetal

Fluoropolymer capable of providing multiple releases

Lower slip than most semi-perms Sometimes preferred for epoxy or other gelcoats that fisheye or wet poorly.

High gloss if wet polished

Water-based

WB-2700

Spray or wipe on at ambient or elevated temperature up to 350°F-177°F

Sacrificial release

Can be diluted

All, except porous absorbent materials like wood

Good release for epoxy

and many other thermoset resins.
Not recommended for polyurethane.

Good choice for compression molding

Low-medium gloss

985JB

 

Dilute and apply by spraying or wiping
Sacrificial release
50% concentrate 

 

100% water-based release for SMC/BMC

No interference in painting or bonding

Med-high gloss

JB5

5% solution;ready to use

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Solutions for Composites: External Mold Releases

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