Sigma Cure

Technical Info

Sigma Cure

The most versatile PUCB binder system in the market

HAI's Sigma Cure products owes its position as the leading core production process due to its versatility, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness.

Sigma Cure offers a wide selection of part ones and part twos resins to meet all productions requirements and specifications.

Proven results

  • The highest levels of casting quality
  • Highly complex castings such as thin wall thickness
  • Ideal for highly automated production
  • Can be used with many alloys

System Features

  • High productivity, fast cycle times
  • Good processability, good benchlife of the sand mixture even when suboptimal substrate is used
  • Excellent dimensional accuracy
  • Moisture resistant, even under difficult ambient conditions
  • Flexible / customizable system for special requirements
  • Suitable with a large variety of equipment
  • High process safety
  • Lowest cost use
  • Low risk system / higher degree of safety

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Engineered to deliver the best benchlife properties, especially when adverse ambient conditions exist and hot sand is prevalent.

  • Excellent performance when hot sand, hot ambient conditions, as well as relative high humidity are an issue
  • Engineered mainly for Fe applications
  • Best bench life performance
  • Good hot strength

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  1. High performance PUCB binder
  2. High out of the box tensile strengths
  3. Excellent choice for tight dimensional tolerance castings
  4. Helps to minimize shrinkage defects associated with PUCB systems
  5. First option for high value, high production aluminum applications
    • Excellent option for SPM process
    • Low condensables
  6. Reliable bench life performance
  7. Performs with both ferrous and non ferrous alloys

SIGMA CURE 235 PT2
SIGMA CURE 135 PT1
SIGMA CURE 210MOD PT2
SIGMA CURE 210MOD PT2 (Hybrid)

Our family of cold box systems are designed to:

  • Increase coremaking productivity
    • Fastest cycle-to-cycle
    • Fast curing speed
    • Outstanding wipe-off properties
  • Reduce downtime at coremaking
    • Avoid dumping unnecessary sand from hoppers
    • Exceptional release properties
      SC135/210MOD (better) >
      SC135/235 (best) >
  • Improve hot strength for Fe applications (*SC 210MOD)
    • High out-of-the-box strengths (*Hybrid system)
    • Excellent bench life compare to other standard systems

Technical Assistance

HAI can help you optimize your operation, improve your performance, and help you chose components to meet all your core making needs. HAI will help you choose the right Part 1 to Part 2 ratios for your operation. Contact us today and let one of our experienced employees help you find the best binder to achieve your goals.