Resins

A resin is a viscous substance that can be converted into a rigid polymer when it cures. All resins will harden under certain conditions, for example heat, exposure to light, or being mixed with a setting agent or hardener. They can be naturally occurring or made synthetically to suit a range of applications and uses. Natural resins are organic substances that are fusible and can either be transparent or translucent. Synthetic resins have similar characteristics but are different chemically and can be clear. Some are referred to as a casting resin, if they are a liquid before it polymerises and sets.

Types of Resin

Epoxy resin - Epoxy resins are characterised by their excellent durability, strength, chemical resistance and low absorption of moisture. Commonly used for laminating, epoxy resin can be used as a protective coating as well as on materials in circuit boards and for patching holes in concrete pavements. These versatile resins offer high strength resistance to corrosion. Epoxy offers a high strength to weight ratio and dimensional stability as well as adhesion properties which make them ideal for a wide range of applications. Different epoxy resins are produced by varying the ratios of the chemical components.

Polyester resin - Sometimes referred to as unsaturated polyester resin or more simply polyester is a type of adhesive paste, filler and laminating resin. The polyester resin normally comes as a pale, viscous solution or paste containing a polyester solution, normally styrene. They have a fast cure time and can be used as a sealant on a variety of materials, thanks to their resistance to chemicals and harsh weather. MEKP is the catalyst added to polyester resin in order to cure (harden) the resin.

Resin applications

Resins can be useful across a range of applications, but their main purpose is as a glue, to fuse or mould objects together. Common uses include adhesives, paints and coatings, electronic components and medical devices.


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Description Price Material Compatibility Resin Type Colour Package Type Package Size Setting Time Minimum Operating Temperature Maximum Operating Temperature Trade Name Cure Time Flame Retardant Chemical Composition Odour Operating Temperature Range
RS Stock No. 787-7419
Mfr. Part No.9466
BrandLoctite
€26.42
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Ceramic, Metal, Plastic Epoxy Resin White Dual Cartridge 50 ml 60min -55°C +120°C Loctite Hysol 9466 180 min - - - -55 → +120 °C
RS Stock No. 876-2444
Mfr. Part No.UR5635RP250G
€24.19
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- - Off-White Pack 250 g 20min -40°C +120°C - 24 (23°C) h, 4 (60°C) h - Polyurethane Resin - -40 → +120 °C
RS Stock No. 768-2303
Mfr. Part No.UR5604RP250G
€19.71
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- - Black Pack 250 g - -40°C +130°C - 24 h - Polyurethane Resin - -40 → +130 °C
RS Stock No. 784-4863
Mfr. Part No.ER2220RP250G
€20.74
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- Epoxy Resin Black, Grey Pack 250 g - -40°C +130°C ER2220 1 h, 24 h, 4 h Yes - - -40 → +130 °C
RS Stock No. 876-2440
Mfr. Part No.UR5634RP250G
€22.00
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- - Water White Pack 250 g 20min -40°C +120°C - 24 (23°C) h, 4 (60°C) h - Polyurethane Resin - -40 → +120 °C
RS Stock No. 784-4866
Mfr. Part No.UR5545RP250G
€20.28
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- - Black Pack 250 g - - - - 24 h - Polyurethane Resin - -
RS Stock No. 181-1275
Mfr. Part No.UR5641RP250G
€26.97
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- - Clear Pack 250 ml - -40°C +120°C - 24 h - Polyurethane Resin - -40 → +120 °C
RS Stock No. 181-1276
Mfr. Part No.UR5118RP250G
€24.01
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- - Black Pack 250 ml - -60°C +125°C - 36 h - Polyurethane Resin - -60 → +125 °C
RS Stock No. 182-6360
Mfr. Part No.ERPE7501RP250G
€27.11
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- Polyester Resin - - - - -50°C +110°C - - - - - -50 → +100 °C
RS Stock No. 226-9992
Mfr. Part No.2269158
BrandHenkel
€8.18
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- Polyester Resin White Tin 180 ml - - - - 10 min - - - -
RS Stock No. 193-5383
Mfr. Part No.Araldite 2015-1 2kg
BrandAraldite
€210.31
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- Epoxy Resin Clear Tin - - - - Araldite 2015-1 - - - - -
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RS Stock No. 200-6055
Mfr. Part No.7240 B/A
Brand3M
€68.07
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- Epoxy Resin Black Cartridge 400 ml - - - Scotch-Weld 48 h - - - -
RS Stock No. 198-3591
Mfr. Part No.ER2221RP250G
€23.87
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- Epoxy Resin Black Pack 250 g 6h - - ER2221 - - - - -
RS Stock No. 152-6881
Mfr. Part No.ERUR5638RP250G
€22.00
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- Epoxy Resin Clear Bag 250 g - -40°C +120°C - 24 h - Polyurethane Resin Characteristic -40 → +120 °C
RS Stock No. 152-6880
Mfr. Part No.ERER2224RP250G
€23.18
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- Epoxy Resin White, Yellow Bag 250 g - -40°C +150°C - 24 h - Epoxy Resin Characteristic -40 → +150 °C
RS Stock No. 152-6879
Mfr. Part No.ER2223RP250G
€26.63
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PBC Epoxy Resin - Bag 250 g - -40°C +180°C - 24 h - Epoxy Resin Characteristic -40 → +180 °C
RS Stock No. 193-5382
Mfr. Part No.Araldite 2015-1 200ml
BrandAraldite
€66.17
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- Epoxy Resin Clear Tube - - - - Araldite 2015-1 - - - - -
RS Stock No. 176-7096
Mfr. Part No.2298837
BrandLoctite
€20.97
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- Epoxy Resin White Dual Cartridge 25 g - - - HY 4060GY 7 Days - Ethyl 2-Cyanoacrylate, Hydroquinone Characteristic -
RS Stock No. 787-7416
Mfr. Part No.9492
BrandLoctite
€25.40
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- Epoxy Resin White Dual Cartridge 50 ml 15min -55°C +180°C Loctite Hysol 9492 75 min - - - -55 → +180 °C