Antala Ltd is the official distributor for Huntsman Electronics in the UK & Ireland

Table of Contents

Huntsman Electronics UK

Antala Ltd were appointed the UK Distributor of Huntsman Electronic products in May 1st 2016.

The Huntsman Electronics range includes Epoxy (Araldite) and Polyurethane (Arathane) resins that are used during virtually every stage in the production of electronic devices and power applications.

Epoxies and Polyurethanes are widely used in the electronics industry to protect devices against chemical, mechanical and electrical loads. They are generally applied by encapsulation, potting, casting or impregnation.

Huntsman have developed a wide range of solutions that answer the most stringent requirements for electronics devices:

  • High thermal resistance and thermal conductivity
  • Flame-retardant (UL94 V0/HB listing, and EN/TS 45545 qualifications)
  • Excellent mechanical and dielectric properties
  • Variable hardness and high dimensional stability
  • Good chemical resistance and low water uptake
  • Reduced production costs and improved efficiency

Typical applications where Araldite and Arathane systems are used include; Generators & Motors, Insulators & Bushings, Switchgears, Instrument Transformers, Sensors & Switches and Wire harness & Connectors.

 

Protection, safety and sustainability

hunts5

Thermosets such as epoxies and polyurethanes are widely used in the electronics industry to protect devices against chemical, mechanical and electrical loads.

Thermosets over thermoplastics

  • Dimensional accuracy and stability
  • Excellent property retention over a broad range of temperatures
  • Solvent resistance
  • Non-melting, flame retardant & low-smoke density
  • Creep resistant

huntsman electronics uk

Epoxy encapsulants

  • Ambient and hot curing systems
  • Long pot life, latency
  • Excellent cross linking
  • Excellent impregnation
  • High voltage behavior on impregnated parts
  • High Tg
  • Thermal endurance, high temperature applications
  • Long-term reliability

hunts3

Polyurethane encapsulants

  • Low viscosity and easy processing
  • Low exothermic reaction and low shrinkage
  • Flexibility at medium and low temperatures
  • Suitable for pressure sensitive devices
  • Crack resistance
  • Thermal cycling resistance
  • Casting of big volumes

huntsman electronics uk

We are your technical partner.

If you have any questions or want to find out more about the possibilities for your industrial application, please complete the contact form and one of our experts will be in touch.

If you have a problem with industrial adhesives, sealants, or electronic protection products and require advice, you can contact our technical support service. Our team can help you to optimize your processes and applications.

Liked this article?

If you found this article interesting please share it using the buttons below.

Share on linkedin
LinkedIn
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on email
Email
Share on whatsapp
WhatsApp
Share on print
Print
Making repairs in extreme conditions

New Huntsman Araldite whitepaper

latest posts
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A SOLUTION?

We are committed to optimizing your applications through our technologies and we advise you without any commitment.

Subscribe to the Knowledge Hub

Sign up to receive more articles like this directly in your mail.

Please be advised

As COVID-19 continues to impact many industries, companies and their day-to-day processes, we would like to assure you that Antala Ltd is classified as an “Essential Business” and is open for business as usual. 

We have implemented our continuity plan to maximise the safety of our employees while still providing critical support, sales, and fulfilment services to our domestic and international customers. 

Please contact us via phone, website or email 

We wish you the best during this difficult period. 

MAKING REPAIRS IN DEMANDING CONDITIONS

This white paper examines how you can maximize staff time and minimize the number of hours when your critical items are out of action.