Mold release agent and its types

Linqsil™ Series Mold Release Agents And Its Types | CAPLINQ

Mold release agent is a chemical that is used to prevent other materials from bonding to the surfaces. They act as a barrier between substrate and surface, facilitating the separation of a cured part of the mold.

CAPLINQ’s offers a wide range of Mold Release sprays that allows thermoplastics and thermosets to come out of the mold after molding easily. The range includes Linqsil -100- red label, Linqsil -200- blue label, and Linqsil -300-green label Silicone Mold Release Aerosol.

Types of Mold Release Agents Linqsil™

S-100 mold release agents are high operating temperature agents that are designed to release epoxy, polyester resins, nitrile, thermoplastics, and rigid or flexible forms from their molds.

It is an effective and versatile mold release agent that is used extensively in the semiconductor passive device industry. Also, the dimensional stability and contours are not altered by Linq S-100 thus making it ideal for use on plastic as well as metal molds.

Linqsil™ S-200 agent is a high performance and high-temperature silicon-based mold that is suitable for most rubber, nitrile, and thermoplastics.

This agent has no built upon the mold and gives you a lustrous surface when properly applied to it.

For epoxy, epoxy molding compounds, hot curing epoxy, cold curing epoxy, and polyester resins.

Linqsil™ S-100 serves as the best choice while for Nitrile, thermoplastics, and EPDM, make use of Linqsil™ S-200 Linqsil™ S-300 is also one of the versatile and high-performance mold release agents that is suitable for almost every flexible and rigid integral foams.

Usage of Mold Release Agents

If you don’t make use of the releasing agent barrier, the substrate will get diffused into the mold surface resulting in difficult clean-up and loss in production efficiency.

Even, if you use the release agents, there are some factors such as an irregular application or improper release, which may have a dramatic effect on the consistency and quality of the product.

Make sure you apply the release agent uniformly on the surface to gain the optimum results. To learn more regarding the Linqsil™ Series Mold Release Agents for releasing the molds, visit You can also contact us if you have any queries regarding CAPLINQ’s cleaners or Linqsil™ S-100, Linqsil™ S-200, and Linqsil™ S-300 release agent.

About Chris Perabo

Chris is an energetic and enthusiastic engineer and entrepreneur. He is always interested in taking highly technical subjects and distilling these to their essence so that even the layman can understand. He loves to get into the technical details of an issue and then understand how it can be useful for specific customers and applications. Chris is currently the Director of Business Development at CAPLINQ.

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