Ultra-light weight filler. The Featherlite Series is designed to enhance the production process and improve end-product performance of parts made with the product. Just as the name suggests, Featherlite is an ultra-light filler formulated for cast polymer applications as a means to reduce product weight and save manufacturing costs. Currently, Featherlite is available in six versions.
The Featherlite® Series is designed to enhance the production process and improve end-product performance of materials it is added too. Just as its name suggests, Featherlite is an ultra-light filler formulated for cast polymer applications as a means to reduce product weight and save costs.
Currently, the Featherlite Series includes: • FL-20, providing a 20% weight reduction and a 27% resin demand • FL-30, providing a 30% weight reduction and a 37% resin demand • FL-50, providing a 50% weight reduction and a 47% resin demand • FL-1700 is a concentrate, offering a variable 5 to 50% weight reduction depending on the percentage added to the filler • FL-1500 is similar to the FL-1700 product line but with a lower true density and offers better cost savings
Each of the Featherlite products come ready-to-use with the addition of resin. A standard marble resin is all that is required when using Featherlite. With its bright white color, which requires little or no titanium dioxide, Featherlite is an attractive alternative to other products on the market.
• Polyester resin casting applications • Direct replacement for cultured marble
• Ideal for backfilling large tubs and shower pans
• Works well with continuous casting equipment
• Dramatically improves flexural strength
• Enhances thermal cycle performance
• Increase impact resistance
• Lower VOC emissions • Reduced cracking