Adhesive for casting repairs – component A – Aluminium Version. MetalFix is a two-component mix based on barites, talc and epoxide resins used to fix casting material losses and external defects. Type MF1A-AL with hardener MF1B-S is used for aluminium castings.
1. Surface preparation: make the surface rough and thoroughly degrease it.
2. Adhesive preparation: mix components A and B in proportion 4:1. Very thoroughly mix the components until uniform sand is obtained.
3. Application: spread thin adhesive layer and carefully rub it in rough metal surface. Apply second layer of required thickness. Sand life is approximately 40 minutes in 20 oC. Initial hardening: approximately 4 hours; complete: approximately 24 hours. After complete hardening MetalFix can be made subject to mechanical working.
|Color after hardening||metallic|
|Sand longevity in 20 °C||about 40 min|
Product is put in 1-kilogram jars, and transported according to transport regulations in force.
Product is stored in closed manufacturer’s packaging or in other closed containers adapted for this purpose, in rooms with maximum temperature 25 oC.
Product stored in suggested conditions has warranty period 12 months from manufacture date.