acrylic

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Synonyms for acrylic

polymerized from acrylonitrile

used especially by artists

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a synthetic fabric

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In paper and paperboard industry, acrylics are used as to improve printing quality, color, smoothness, opacity, or other surface characteristics.
The Low Odor adhesives reportedly offer a very fast cure rate, reaching structural strength in about nine minutes--half the time of ordinary acrylic adhesives.
Acrylics B and C, having smaller particle size, bodi pass the test without adhesion failures.
Color concentrates for acetal, acrylics, ABS, cellulosics, EEA, EVA, nitrile barrier resins, nylons, PC, TP polyesters, polyolefins, PS, TP urethane, PVC, SAN, and other thermoplastics.
Let the acrylics dry, then treat the surface with the acrylic matte varnish so your urn has a tough, scratch-resistant finish.
Steve Nguyen, the manager of Wonder Nails in Stevenson Ranch, said his salon has done acrylics on 12- and 13-year-old girls.
The appeal of acrylics is that they repair bitten nails and deter nail biting, make nails smooth and even, and hold polish better than natural nails.
Nowhere is Kahn's attention to the body more evident than in his newest acrylics on paper, which have a skinlike surface texture and depict anthropomorphic forms.
Aristech Acrylics LLC, headquartered in Florence, KY, announced today that due to the current environment of rapid and unprecedented rising of raw material and energy costs, it has exercised its right to terminate its Supply Agreement with Wilsonart International, Inc.
Amorphous silica used to partially or fully replace impact modifiers such as CPE or acrylics in PVC pipe.
Generally, acrylics are considered high-performance polymers that cause little environmental concern.
Quiller shows step-by-step demonstrations on how acrylics may be used like watercolors with thin transparent washes, or in a translucent and opaque approach.
At normal curing temperatures below 160 [degrees] C at short residence times in the drying oven, acrylics deliver a high degree of color stability.
Aristech Acrylics LLC, the manufacturer of Avonite Surfaces(TM) countertop materials, will make their surplus solid surface materials available to contractors and fabricators to assist in the rebuilding efforts of homes and businesses in the Gulf Coast areas battered by Hurricane Katrina.
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