6.6 Vinyl Ester Resins


Vinyl Ester resin is a high performance resin that is used in applications which require high strength and a high heat tolerance. It is considered a hybrid of polyester and epoxy resins which means it is formulated for maximum corrosion resistance to most fuels, vapors and chemicals. One system is designed for the vacuum infusion process as it is easy to pour and flows properly through the laminate, and another system which is designed to be used in the wet-lay up laminating process