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    Following the ASME PCC-2 and ISO 28417 standards, the moisture-cured Atlas™ composite repair system reinforces defective pipelines and piping systems by containing hoop and axial loads. Consisting of high-strength proprietary carbon fiber reinforcement, it is easy to install and sets within minutes.

    Typical Uses:
    •     External corrosion and pitting
    •     Dents, gouges and scratches
    •     Welds and other manufacturing flaws

  • Mechanical Properties

    Attribute–Tensile Modulus
    Method– ASTM D3039
    Value– 9.7 x 106 psi

    Attribute–Poisson’s Ratio
    MethodASTM D3039

    Thermal Properties

    Attribute–Thermal Expansion
    Method–ASTEM E831
    Value–0.208 ?m/m/C°

    Attribute–Glass Transition Temperature
    Method–ASTM E 1356 

    Attribute–Max Operating Temperature
    MethodASME PCC-2

    Attribute–Application Temperature
    Value55°F to 120°F     7°C to 49°C

    System Properties

    Attribute-Ply Thickness
    Value15 mils (0.38mm)

    Attribute–Working Time
    Value40 minutes at Ambient

    Attribute–Set Time
    Value–1 hour

    Attribute–Cure Time
    Value24 – 72 hours

    Attribute–Shelf Life
    Value1 year

    Attribute–Available Widths
    Value4, 6 and 12 inches

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    1. Surface Preparation 
    Remove all soft coatings and media blast the pipe to a 2.5 mil profile (NACE 3 minimum). Wipe the surface with a solvent such as Acetone, Toluene, or MEK.


    2. Load Transfer Filler 
    Mix the putty or paste until uniform in color and apply to any defects. Shape the filler to near net surface profile of pipe.


    3. Adhesive Primer 
    Mix equal parts of the adhesive primer until uniform. Apply the primer to the pipe surface, ensuring a minimum of 30-mil coverage. Allow the primer to sit until a “peanut butter” thickness is achieved.


    4. Preparing the Wrap
    Mix epoxy parts A and B for at least 2 minutes. Apply the mixed resin onto the fabric evenly distribute on the fabric. Roll up the fabric and transfer to the prepared pipe.


    5. Apply Wrap to Pipe
    Apply cloth tightly around pipe and continue wrapping until designed layer count is achieved


    6. Constrictor Wrap

    Tightly apply 4-6 layers of constrictor wrap over the repair. Then, perforate the surface of the wrap. Allow 2 hours for curing.


    7. Topcoat Application 
    After the epoxy has cured, remove the constrictor wrap. Apply a topcoat to the repair area, as applicable.

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