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Ecoflex™ 5

Ecoflex™ 5 vs. EpoxAcast™ 655 + 102 Hardener vs. Habitat Cast N Coat™

Super-Soft, Addition Cure Silicone Rubber

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Ecoflex™ 5 vs. EpoxAcast™ 655 + 102 Hardener vs. Habitat Cast N Coat™Ecoflex™ 5 versus EpoxAcast™ 655 + 102 Hardener

Flame Rated Castable and Brushable Epoxy

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Key Differences

Product Type
  • Silicone Rubber - Platinum Cure
  • Epoxy Casting and Laminating Resins
  • Epoxy Casting and Laminating Resins
  • Epoxy and Urethane Coatings
Mixed Viscosity13,000 cps23,000 cps13,500 cps
Mix Ratio By Volume1A:1BN/A (gram scale required)1A:1B
Pot Life1 minute75 minutes85 minutes
Cure Time5 minutes9 hours16 hours
Shore D Hardness9085
Shore A Hardness5
Specific Volume25.8 cu. in./lb.16.7 cu. in./lb.18.35 cu. in./lb.
ColorTranslucentGreyTan
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Ecoflex™ 5EpoxAcast™ 655 + 102 HardenerHabitat Cast N Coat™
Product Type
  • Silicone Rubber - Platinum Cure
  • Epoxy Casting and Laminating Resins
  • Epoxy Casting and Laminating Resins
  • Epoxy and Urethane Coatings
Mixed Viscosity13,000 cps23,000 cps13,500 cps
Mix Ratio By Volume1A:1B1A:1B
Mix Ratio By Weight1A:1B100A:11B1A:1B
Pot Life1 minute75 minutes85 minutes
Cure Time5 minutes9 hours16 hours
Shore D Hardness9085
Shore A Hardness5
Specific Gravity1.07 g/cc1.66 g/cc1.51 g/cc
Specific Volume25.8 cu. in./lb.16.7 cu. in./lb.18.35 cu. in./lb.
ColorTranslucentGreyTan
Die B Tear Strength75 pli
Tensile Strength350 psi
Tensile Modulus2,040,000 psi
Ultimate Tensile4,810 psi
Elongation @ Break1,000 %
100% Modulus15 psi
Compressive Strength12,500 psi
Compressive Modulus125,500 psi
Flexural Strength7,660 psi
Flexural Modulus1,403,000 psi
Shrinkage<.001 in. / in.0.0006 in. / in.
Heat Deflection Temp135 °F131 °F
Useful Temperature (min)-65 °F
Useful Temperature (max)450 °F

Product Description

Ecoflex™ 5

Ecoflex™ rubbers are platinum-catalyzed silicones that are versatile and easy to use. Ecoflex™ rubbers are mixed 1A:1B by weight or volume and cured at room temperature with negligible shrinkage.  Low viscosity ensures easy mixing and de-airing. Dispense using our convenient dispensing cartridges. Cured rubber is very soft, very strong and very “stretchy”, stretching many times its original size without tearing and will rebound to its original form without distortion.

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EpoxAcast™ 655 + 102 Hardener

EpoxAcast655 (formerly Metalset™ A-30) is a versatile aluminum filled castable epoxy that is very hard and strong. It is dimensionally stable, even when mass cast up to 512 in3 / 8,390 cm3.

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Habitat Cast N Coat™

Habitat Cast N Coat™ is a filled, two component (A+B) liquid epoxy that can be cast solid or thickened for brushing on / troweling on to vertical surfaces. Material cures to a rock-hard solid with negligible shrinkage.
Mix ratio is 1A:1B by volume. Working time is 85 minutes and material cures overnight (at room temperature).  UVO™ or Ignite™ colorants can be added to liquid Cast N Coat™ during mixing to create a variety of color effects. Cured epoxy can be sanded and painted with acrylic paints.
Habitat Cast N Coat™ certifies to the highest flame rating available (ASTM E84, Class A), making this material ideal for public space fabrication applications. Also, it does not contain VOC’s, phthalates or crystalline silica (a known carcinogen) and is safe for making elements used in proximity to animals/reptiles and aquatic life.
Epoxy bonds permanently to itself or a variety of surfaces and can be applied as a fire rated protective/decorative coating to EPS or rigid foam, wallboard, plaster, wood, PVC and more. Habitat Cast N Coat™ is also an excellent repair cement and bonds permanently to itself, PVC, Plexiglas™ (acrylic), wood, many metals, plastics and foams.

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