Cure Terms Glossary

Accelerator

Activator

Air Drying

Amine Value

Application Time

Auxiliary Blowing Agent

Blowing

B-Stage

Chemical Blowing Agent

Crosslink Density

Demould Time

Drier

Dynamic Modulus

Dynamic Viscosity

Elastic

Equivalent / Equivalent Weight

Functionality

Gel

Gel Point

Gel Time

Gelation

Glass Transition Temperature

Hand Lay-up

Hardener

Hydrogels

Hydroxyl Number

Iodine Value / Iodine Number

Isocyanate Index

Isocyanate Prepolymer

Modulus

Novolak (Novolac)

Oxygen Inhibition

Percentage Isocyanate

Physical Blowing Agent

Pot Life

Pour Time

Prepolymer

Prepreg

Resole

Retarder

Scorch

Shelf Life

Slabstock

Stoichiometry

Tack-Free Time

Time-Temperature-Transformation

Viscoelastic

Viscosity

Viscous

Vitrification

Vulcanisation

Work Life / Working Time