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Micronised polyamide rheology modifier for medium temperature processing conditions
Product overview
CRAYVALLAC® SLX is a high performance micronised amide wax rheology modifier designed for the low temperature manufacture of moisture curing methoxysilane systems, where processing temperatures typically lie within the range 60 - 90°C. CRAYVALLAC® SLX particles are converted to an interacting network of crystalline fibres. It is this network that gives rise to the shear thinning rheology. This shear thinning characteristic provides for a low viscosity at the shear rates associated with application by extrusion, and a very high viscosity under the low shear rates experienced after application. The net result is ease of application followed by excellent sag and slump resistance.
Geographic availability
Melting Point ( C) 128
Particle size distribution DV. 1 min: 1.8 µm / DV. 9 max: 15.0 µm
End use systems Solvent-free, Solventborne
Specific gravity 0.99
Appearance Off-white micronized powder
Solid Content (%) 100
Slump resistance
Ready to use
Easy handling
Viscosity stability
Post addition
In-can appearence
Syneresis resistance
APEO free Yes
Bacteria resistance Yes
Heavy metal free Yes
Solvent free Yes
Bio-content (%) 93