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Elvacite® 2042A

Elvacite® 2042A is the same as 2042, however it is non-reactive specifically used in reactive systems.


275lb Drum



Product Overview

Elvacite® thermoplastic acrylic resin copolymers or polymers are seen in solvent-applied high-quality coatings. Due to the wide range of attributes, Elvacite® is suitable for numerous applications. 

Product Specifications

Appearance: Solid beads
Specific gravity: 1.11 @ 25°C
Glass transition temp, onset: 65°C
Molecular weight: 220,000
Particle Size (D50): 110-180 microns
Acid number: 0
Tukon hardness, knoops no: 11
Tensile strength: 5,400 psi
Elongation at break (23°C, 50% R.H.): 25%
Inherent viscosity: 0.768-0.896
% Moisture: 0.5 (max)
Primary Chemistry: Ethyl methacrylate

Features & Benefits

Dissolves at room temperature 
High molecular weight
Broadly compatible for use in abrasions-resistant coatings

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Elvacite® Specialty Acrylic Resins

Elvacite® specialty acrylic resins are polymers or copolymers of methyl methacrylate or other acrylic monomers. More than 40 product offerings provide compatibility with a variety of film formers and plasticizers to achieve the exact properties desired. In coatings, inks and adhesives, they provide outstanding resistance to ultraviolet degradation, weather and abrasion.

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