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Solar-Wrap™

Solar-Wrap™

Solar Wrap™ UV-Curable Composite Repair System

Description

Solar Wrap™ is a pre-impregnated, bi-directional fiberglass wrap utilizing a UV-curable polyester based resin system. It has been designed to be a very fast return-to-service product which can be applied at any temperature without extended curing times.

This has been achieved by using a curing process that utilizes UV light and is relatively independent of temperature. Solar Wrap™ is provided as a roll of pre-impregnated, woven fiberglass tape in a UV-stable foil pouch and should not be removed outdoors without proper UV cover. Solar Wrap is an excellent and versatile solution for any industry where quick-action repair in adverse conditions is a critical aspect for successful operations.

Typical Applications:

  • Emergency repair
  • Cracked or corroded pipes
  • Irregular pipe fittings
  • Force mains and gravity lines
  • Joint, tee, and elbow repair

Benefits:

  • Controlled curing process
  • Application in low temperature environment without extend cure time
  • UV stable
  • No field mixing or impregnating required
  • Effectively seals out atmospheric conditions, preventing future corrosion

Physical Properties:

  • % Solids: 61-65%
  • Working/Cure Times:
    • Strong UV (Bright Sun)
      • Gels in 15 seconds
      • Full Cure in 4-5 minutes
    • Medium UV (Partial Sun)
      • Gels in 25 seconds
      • Full Cure in 5-6 minutes
    • Low UV (Light/Overcast)
      • Gels in 45 seconds
      • Full Cure in 6-9 minutes
  • Resin Type: UV Curable Polyester
  • Resin Application: Pre-impregnated
  • Service and Application Temperature: -50° to 133° F (-46° to 56° C)
  • Shelf Life: 4 months with recommended storage conditions
©Neptune Research Inc. (NRI) NRI© is a registered trademark, while Solar-Wrap™ is a trademark of NRI. NRI utilizes a process of continuous product improvement for all of our products. While we do strictly adhere to our products’ specifications, we routinely implement product improvements. Therefore, please contact your local NRI distributor or office for the most current product specifications. NRI warrants the quality of this product when used according to directions. User shall determine suitability of product for use and assumes all risk. The seller will not accept liability for more than product replacement. SW DS 0214