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Surfboard Resins

Surfboard Resins

Silmar® brand SIL66 resins are the most widely used for surfboard manufacturing in the industry. In fact, they are sold throughout the world. These resins feature low color, excellent UV-resistance plus remarkably stable viscosity and gel times.

Our SIL66BQ-249A has been the best selling surfboard resin in the world with a sales volume that exceeds all other resin competitors combined. In 1961, in Hawthorne, California the Beach Boys developed their unique and lasting Surfing sound. Silmar developed the unique and lasting quality of our SIL66BQ-249A also in Hawthorne, California, the same year, 1961.

SIL66BQ-249

This resin is used for surfboards, flooring, and coatings. It has low color and is FDA approvable. It has exceptionally good color and cures almost water clear in laminates or films. It has a low viscosity for easy wet out and is promoted for room temperature cure. We suggest this resin whenever color is of paramount importance. This resin is also suitable for flooring use in meat and poultry processing facilities that must conform to USDA requirements.


SIL66BQ-249A

This resin is UV-stabilized version of SIL66BQ-249. It is FDA approvable.


SIL66BE-249ALH

A low Hazardous Air Pollutants (HAP) version of SIL66BQ-249A, it contains a UV stabilizer.


SIL66BQ-250

This is a low viscosity resin for easy wet out and it is promoted for room temperature cure. It can be used as a sanding resin, "hot coat" or for finishing. It dries tack free with a slight wax bloom. The resin is also suitable for flooring use in meat and poultry processing facilities that must conform to USDA requirements.


SIL66BQ-250A

A resin designed especially for hand laminating of surf/sail boards. It's a UV-stabilized version of SIL66BQ-250.


SIL66BF-250ALH

This is a low Hazardous Air Pollutants (HAP) version of SIL66BQ-250A. It contains UV stabilizer and wax.


SIL66BE-929

SIL66BE-929 is a hand lay-up, non-thixotropic resin that contains UV stabilizer.