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  • Unmatched Phenolic Resin Application Expertise

    Hexion’s Bakelite® family of phenolic resins are proven in a broad range of applications and are the industry-standard in areas as diverse as refractories and composite parts for rail interiors. With over 100 years of formulation expertise, we can also optimize our resin products to fit your specific application requirements and take your process to the next level. 

       Bakelite Phenolic Resin Applications 3
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    Bakelite® Phenolic Resins for Abrasives

    Hexion is a leader in binders for abrasive production, providing solutions that deliver high temperature resistance and dimensional stability, as well as processing improvements. Our expertise spans both bonded and coated abrasive applications. 

  • Quality Binders for Bonded Abrasive Applications

    Hexion supplies a broad range of Bakelite® phenolic resins for the most demanding bonded abrasive applications. These resins are suited to both cold and hot compression molding for the production of a range of abrasive wheels, including those utilizing glass fabric prepregs for reinforcement.

    Bonded-Abrasive-Applications The Bakelite® resin product offering for bonded abrasive applications includes:
    • straight and modified powder novolacs, solvent based solutions, and low free phenol options
    • alkaline and alkaline-free liquid resoles, with low free formaldehyde options
       

    Hexion technical specialists can help customers choose the optimal product for their manufacturing process requirements and performance needs. 

      

     

    Novolacs

     

    ApplicationProductBenefitModification
    Grinding & Cut-Off WheelsThin WheelsHot Press WheelsSuper Abrasives Increased Thermal ResistanceAllows Increased Filler LoadingFlexible Processing in Various FormulationsIncreased Stock RemovalReduces Overflow During CureReduced Cycle TimeImproved Burst ResistanceSuitable for Wet & Dry Grinding at High Temperatures 
        Durite
    AD-3231
             
        Durite
    AD-5097
             
        Durite
    AD-5614
             
        Durite
    AD-3237
             
        Bakelite® PF0224SP         
        Bakelite® PF0229RP         
        Durite
    AD-5534
            Epoxy Modified
        Bakelite® PF8686SP        Rubber Modified

     

    Additional products are available for this application. Please contact Customer Service for information.

     

      

     

     

    Resoles

     

    Grain SizeProductBenefit
    Coarse GrainFine Grain Flexible Processing in Various FormulationsReduced Moisture PickupImproved Flow for Automated SystemsImproved Green StrengthReduced Dry OutReduced Formaldehyde
      Bakelite® PF0436SW13      
      Bakelite® PF0436SW03      
      Durite
    AL-5395
          
      Durite
    AL-382B
          
      Durite
    AL-132LF
          

     

    Additional products are available for this application. Please contact Customer Service for information.