Compoflex® 400 is a peel ply, release film and breather, used to control flow rate and release consumables from a composite laminate. Compoflex® 400 generates a very smooth surface ideal for painting of the composite laminate.
For secondary bonding we recommend Compoflex® SB 400. Release film perforation style: Medium bleed characteristics.
Compoflex® 400 is a high weight breather (300g / 10 oz) ideal for medium or high pressure cures and can be used as bleeder at any pressure. Works well with polyester, vinylester, epoxy, phenolic and other types of resin.
|Recommended working temperature||145°C (293°F)||-|
|Weight||400 gsm||EN 965|
|Thickness||1.5 mm||ISO 9863 - 1|
|Tear resistance MD/CD||460 N/275 N||ISO 9073 - 4|
|Pore size||< 10 μm||ISO 12956|
Recommended max. working temperature is 144°C (293°F). The melting point for polypropylene is 165°C (329°F). However, it is possible to use Compoflex® at 200°C (392°F) due to the fact that Compoflex® performs before the temperature exceeds the melting point. After cooling, the material becomes stable again, and peeling is just as easy as normal. We recommend conducting a test on a small part first.
Above technical data are indicative.
MD = Machine direction
CD = Cross direction
Width: 1.52 m (60 inch)
Length: 61 m (200 ft.)
Packing: 9 rolls per pallet each roll in clear foil
Rolls can be cut to size maximum width available is 4.5 m (177.6 inch)
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