Polyester Sheet Molding Composite (SMC) – Low Profile, 27.5% Glass Reinforced (Smooth)
|Publication Date:||1 December 2015|
Material Description. This specification covers the properties of a low profile unsaturated polyester sheet molding compound that is reinforced with 27.5% chopped glass fibers that are 25 mm long and randomly oriented. This material can be coated in the molding press to seal porosity In-Mold Coat (IMC), bonded, and painted. Laser Optical Reflected Image Analyzer (LORIA) readings < 85 are required to meet this specification.
Symbols. Not applicable.
Applicability. Typical applications include exterior and interior body panels.