Notus NE5 is Notus Composites' next generation low pressure vacuum curing epoxy prepreg system with cure temperatures ranging from 85-120°C.
It has been formulated to be especially suited to large structural applications and provides a finished part Tg of 100-120°C. This system has been formulated with excellent handling characteristics as well as providing a very long out life. NE5 prepregs can remain at room temperature (21-23°C) for up to 60 days and have a shelf life of 24 months at -18°C.
NE5 materials are extremely versatile, having been used for large wind turbine blades, marine craft, sporting equipment and many other industrial applications.
NE5 is high flow matrix system that produces a high-quality surface on the final part. Outstanding consolidation can be achieved in extremely thick laminates using only vacuum bag pressure. Notus NE5 materials are available in prepreg and N1-Preg formats with all types of reinforcements including heavyweight fabrics. and it is the material of choice for wind energy and large industrial applications.
Features and Benefits
- Versatile curing temperature, 85-120°C
- Low exotherm risk, even for thick laminates.
- High flow resin matrix
- Good finished part surface finish.