Aerospace Adhesives

Vitrochem Technology through its partnership with Huntsman Advanced Materials is providing one stop solution for all the various types of structural adhesives and sealants for aerospace & aviation companies that are based in this region. The products that are being offered have been approved and qualified to aircraft manufacturers’ standard for aerospace MRO purpose and it spans from structural epoxies to tooling & prototyping adhesives.

For more than 60 years Huntsman has provided advanced, high-performance materials for production, repair, design and prototype of interior and exterior aircraft parts. Araldite®, Epocast®, Epibond® and RenShape® product solutions are used by OEMs of large civil aircraft, helicopters, regional jets, aerospace engines, general aviation and their subcontractors including the MRO industry and formulators.

A broad range of innovative solutions

Huntsman provides a complete range of innovative solutions that are used at virtually every stage in the life of an aircraft. These include:

  • RenShape®boards, RenLam® epoxy based laminating systems
  • RenPaste®epoxy-based seamless modeling paste for producing prototypes, molds and tools.
  • Araldite®epoxy resins and resin systems, including multifunctional (tri and tetrafunctional epoxy resins) and engineering adhesives
  • Epocast®epoxy syntactics for honeycomb edge sealing, reinforcing and insert potting
  • Epibond®epoxy adhesives for manufacture and repair of interior and exterior components
  • Uralane®polyurethane adhesives flexible for bonding engineering plastic substrates
  • Aerospace Adhesives

    Product Specifications Work Life Service Temp °C Compressive Strength (psi) Characteristics
    Ultra Low Density
    One Component Syntactics
    Epocast®  1610-A1 BMS 5-28, Ty 10 30 Days 93 2400 1 part, flame retardant
    Two-Component Syntactics
    Araldite® 1641A/B MSRR 1076 180 min 65 1885 2 Part, non-sag, long work life
    Epocast®  1628-A1 BMS 5-28,Ty 28 >60 min 71 2800 Extrudable, non-sag, flame retardant
    Epocast®  1629-A1 BMS 5-28,Ty 9 30-80 min 71 3000 Flame retardant
    Araldite® 1644A/B AIMS 10-03-001 30 Days 80 4350 High compressive strength
    Two-Component Syntactics
    Epocast®  167 A/B BMS 5-28,Ty 1 50-70 min 60 6000 Pourable, moisture resistant
    Epocast®  169 / 9615 SS-9587, Ty 1 90-120 min 71 2000 Sandable, machinable
    Araldite® 252 A/B ASNA 4072, issue A 60 min 70 5075 Gap filling, sandable, low outgassing, flame retardant
    Epocast®  1615 A/B BMS 5-28,Ty 15 15 min 60 6000 Short work life, flame retardant
    Epocast®  1617 A/B BMS 5-28,Ty 17 60-90 min 65 5500 Flame retardant
    Epocast®  1618 D/B BMS 5-28, Ty 18, Cl 1 10-20 min 70 5000 Fast set, pumpable, flame retardant
    Epocast®  1619 A/B BMS 5-28, Ty19 20-50 min 55 5500 Pourable, flame retardant
    Epocast®  1626 A/B BMS 5-28, Ty 26, CI 1 60 min 70 2500 Impact resistant, mod flex, strong lap shear/peel, non-flow
    Epocast®  1633 products BMS 5-28, Ty 18, CI-2,
    AIMS 08-08-001-04
    2-5 min 71 6500 Fast set, 4 colours, DB cartridges, flame retardant
    Epocast®  1638 A/B FAR 25.583 (60sec) 12-25 82 7600 Fast set, 60 sec flame retardant, high compressive strength
    Two-Component Syntactics
    CG 1305 Resin/Hardener BMS 5-28, Ty 7, CI 1 > 60 177 8500-9000 Pourable, v high temp strength, flame retardant
    Epocast® 1652 A/B GM4006, GMS4005, Ty 1,
    CI B, SS9587, Ty 2
    30-60 177 9000 Paste, high temp. strength
    Epocast®  1656 A/B GM4006, Ty 1, CI B 50-90 121 8000 Paste, long work life, high temp strength
    Epocast®  1657 A/B GMS4005, Ty1, CI A, B & C 35-60 82 18000 Pumpable, 2:1 vol ratio, v high temp strength
    Epocast®  8623A /9861 DHMS P1.30 Gr2   Iss G
    AMD3&8; DSC561-2, Iss A
    40-60 100 5000 Long work life, extruable, high shear strength, flame retardant
    Epocast®  89537 A/B BMS 5-28, Ty 7, CI 2 70 177 8500-8800 Non sag, high strength, flame retardant
    Two-Component Syntactics
    Epocast®  1511A/B BMS 5-28, Ty 3 40-60 93 10000 Non flow, long work life, high strength
    Epocast®  1636 A/B BMS 5-28, Ty 6 & 21 120 177 15000-28000 Very long work life, very high strength, flame retardant
    High Strength, one component frozen syntactics
    Epocast®  938 A2 BMS 5-28, Ty 12, CI 1&2 & Ty13 (QPL Pending) 1000 177 25000 Very high temp, high strength & long RT work life,  flame retardant
    Epocast®  1627 BMS 5-28, Ty27 1400 177 30000 Very low CTE, very high temp strength, core reinforcing