Phenolic Prepregs

Notus NP12

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Notus NP12

Notus NP12 is a high-performance fire retardant phenolic prepreg system particularly well suited to the aerospace and rail interiors markets.

NP12 uses a flow controlled phenolic resin matrix that combines rapid curing (20 minutes at 120°C) with user friendly handling and low exotherm even with thick laminates.

Notus has carried out extensive testing with a range of NP12 prepreg materials to industry standards such as FAR 25.853, EN 45545, ASTM E84 and BS 476 - part 6 and 7.

Features and Benefits:

  • Self-extinguishing with excellent FST characteristics
  • Fast curing cycle, 20 minutes at 120°C.
  • Self-adhesive for honeycomb core materials and secondary bonding
  • Reduced exotherm
  • Long out-life and shelf-life 120 days at 21°C and 18 months at -18°C
  • Tg > 220°C can be achieved with a post cure.