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BE265 High Temperature Epoxy Tooling Board

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BE265 High Temperature Epoxy Tooling & Modelling Board

BE265 is a high temperature toughened epoxy modelling material designed to meet the demand of applications where superior finish and dimensional stability are essential.

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Ideal applications for high temperature epoxy moulding:

  • Master models
  • Automotive die models
  • Vacuum forming at intermediate temperatures
  • Lay-up tools for high temperature curing prepreg
  • Short run direct mould tooling for prepreg carbon fibre
BE265 product
tooling board application
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Benefits Include:

  • Market leading co-efficient of thermal expansion and thermal performance
  • Excellent toughness
  • Ideal solution for the most demanding
    of applications
  • Suitable for use up to 205 Celsius

Available in a range of tooling and modelling board dimensions, and matched material adhesives, sealers, surface coating and release agents.

EPOXY TOOLING BOARDS SELECTOR CHART

Product BE978 BE769 BE265
Colour Blue Green Grey
Density (1 kg / m3) 680 720 780
Applications Master models
Automotive Die Models
Vacuum forming at medium temperatures
Lay-Up tools for low medium temperature curing prepreg
Light weight coring materials
Master models
Automotive Die Models
Vacuum forming at high temperatures
Lay-Up tools for low medium to high temperature curing prepreg
Direct tooling
Coring materials
Master models
Automotive Die Models
Vacuum forming at high temperatures
Lay-Up tools for high temperature curing prepreg
Direct tooling
Key Properties Very fine surface structure
Low CTE
Good temperature resistance
Easily machined
Good dimensional stability
Very fine surface structure
Low CTE
Good dimensional stability
Good temperature resistance
Excellent surface structure
Low CTE & high TG
High mechanical strength
Excellent dimensional stability
Hardness (Shore D) 70 70 79
Coefficient of
thermal expansion
(106K-1)
39 39 40
Deflection Temperature
(Tg) oC
145 175 190
Compression strength (MPa) 50 50 53
Flexural strength
(MPa)
38 38 32
Dimensions mm
(Length x Width)
1524 x 608 1524 x 608 1524 x 608
Thickness mm 30, 50, 75,
100, 150, 200
30, 50,
75,100
30, 50,
75,100