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Huntsman wind blade adhesive receives GL approval

Huntsman Advanced Materials' Araldite AW 4856 / Hardener HW 4856 Fast epoxy adhesive designed for the manufacture of wind blades and large composite parts has received approval from Germanischer Lloyd (GL).

Araldite AW 4856 / Hardener HW 4856 Fast has been certified by GL as a ‘duromeric adhesive’ with good thixotropic and low exothermic properties.

According to Huntsman, the epoxy adhesive offers increased toughness and fatigue resistance in applications requiring load bearing strength.

It is also said to provides excellent adhesion under adverse application conditions.


 

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