Licomont® CaV 102 fine grain
Calcium soap of montanic acids

Licomont® CaV 102 fine grain

Calcium soap of montanic acids

Edition Number :
6
Edition Date :
May 12, 2015
Licomont CaV 102 fine grain is a calcium salt of long chain, saturated, linear carboxylic acids (montanic acids), providing excellent nucleating and lubricating effects in all kinds of injection molded polyamides. In injection molding applications of polyamides the reduction of the cycle time up to 25 % is possible.
Due to the chemical nature, Licomont CaV 102 fine grain obtains excellent thermal stability, low volatility and color stability. Licomont CaV 102 fine grain does also not affect the transparency and the mechanical properties of polyamides and has no influence on polymer degradation. Licomont CaV 102 fine grain combines the advantages of a lubricating and nucleating agent in one product and is very effective at low concentrations (~ 0.2 – 0.5 %).
Benefits
  • Excellent nucleating and lubricating effects in injection molded polyamides
  • Allows reduction of cycle time up to 25% in injection molding applications
  • Excellent thermal stability
  • Low volatility and color stability
  • Very effective at low concentrations
  • Combined lubricating and nucleating effect
  • Can be uses already in the polymerisation of polyamides
Hazards
The product does not require a hazard warning label according CLP regulation (Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008, as amended).
For further information please refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet.
Delivery Specifications and (*) General Properties
 
Characteristics   Unit   Target value   Test method 
Appearance    pale yellowish fine grain   QM-AA-634  
Acid value  [mg KOH/g]   5 - 15   ISO 2114  
Volatility  [%]   max. 2,0   QM-AA-341  
Content of Ca  [%]   3,5 - 4,8   DGF-M-IV 4  
*Particle size < 2000 µm  [%]   min. 99   ISO 4610  
Combined nucleating and lubricating agent especially for all types of polyamides reducing the cycle time in injection molding up to 25 % and providing excellent release.

Effective internal and external lubricant for engineering resins enhancing melt flow and external release.

Licomont CaV 102 fine grain is an acid scavenger for polyoxymethylene. 
Delivery form
Fine grain
The product is also available in other physical form.

Packaging
Cartons with PE-Inliner 25 kg
Pallet 500 kg (20 cartons) 

Storage
For best shelf life, store this product in a dry area at normal ambient temperatures.
Minimum shelf life is 2 years form the date of shipping when properly stored.
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