SCIGRIP / Arjay Technologies

Fiberglass Mold Repair is Now Faster & Easier

With its rapid cure times, using SG5000 means
repairs can be completed in hours, not days

SG5000: The New Mold Repair Revolution

Normal molds can be back in production within 8 hours

SCIGRIP® SG5000 Adhesive has been proven effective when used as a filling compound instead of glass patching in the repair of cracks and dings in fiberglass molds. It has also been shown to provide more durable repairs when compared to other, traditional patching and repair methods.  Note: Please order SG5000-03 BLK when ordering specifically for mold repair.

Performance Benefits

  • Rapid cure (less than 4 hrs)
  • Thin films cure hard & fast
  • No tacky surfaces
  • Sands easily & cleanly
  • Packs easily/no trapped air
  • Less time to gelcoating
  • Saves over 4 hours of labor
  • Yields more pulls

SG5000 TIME & LABOR SAVINGS

Table Header SG5000
METHOD
LAMINATION
METHOD
OTHER
METHODS
Cure Time (to sanding) Less than 4 Hours 24 Hours Less than 4 hous
Pulls Between Repairs At least 4 Less than 3 Less than 2
(Repair pulls out)

Molds can be back in production within 8 hours!

SG5000 in Mold Repair

Mix & Apply

Prep & Sand

Prep & Gelcoat

Sand & Polish

Availability

Table Header REGULAR
SG5000 Methacrylate Adhesive
490 ML Dual Cartridges
Multiple Working Time Formulas Available

Mold Repair: Order SG5000-03 BLK

TECHNICAL DATA

SG5000

METHACRYLATE ADHESIVE

RECOMMENDED FOR MOLD REPAIR & BONDING:

COMPOSITES Composites Metals Thermoplastics
Epoxy Aluminum ABS
Polyester/DCPD Carbon Steel Acrylics
Vinyl Ester Stainless Steel PVC/CPVC
Gelcoats

WORKING PROPERTIES

GEL TIME Cartridge Adhesive Activator Working Time Fixture Time
SG5000-03 SG5000-03 A SG5000-03 B 2-5 min 6-8 min
SG5000-06 SG5000-06 A SG5000-06 B 5-8 min 10-12 min
SG5000-13 SG5000-13 A SG5000-13 B 11-19 min 20-25 min

TYPICAL PHYSICAL PROPERTIES

Table Header Characteristics Part A
Adhesive
Part B
Activator
A+B
Mix
Color Amber Amber or Black Amber or Black
Mix Ratio
Volume
1 1 -
Mix Ratio
Weight
1 1 -
Density, g/cc 0.96 0.97 0.97
Density
lb/gallon
8.01 8.09 8.09
Vicosity
cps
90,000-
150,000
150,000-
250,000
-

TYPICAL CURED PROPERTIES

GEL TIME
Tensile Strength 5,076-5,802 PSI
(35-40 MPa)
Maximum Tensile Elongation 5-10%
Tensile Modulus 160,000-180,000 PSI
(1,100-1,240 MPa)
Lap Shear Strength 2,611-3,626 PSI
(18-25 MPa)
Service Temperatures -40 to 212℉