Product Selection Guide

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Tyfo® FRP Selection Guide

DESCRIPTION USES FIBRE/RESIN COMPOSITE TYPICAL TEST VALUES FIBRE/RESIN COMPOSITE GUARANTEED DESIGN VALUES COMPOSITE THICKNESS SYSTEM NAME
ULTIMATE TENSILE STRENGTH TENSILE MODULUS ULTIMATE TENSILE STRENGTH TENSILE MODULUS
Uni-directional glass fabric epoxy Structural enhancement of beams, columns, walls and slabs 575MPa 26.1GPa 460MPa 20.9GPa 1.3mm Tyfo® SEH 51A
Uni-directional carbon fabric epoxy Structural enhancement of beams, columns, walls and slabs 986MPa 95.8GPa 834MPa 82GPa 1.0mm Tyfo® SCH 41
Uni-directional lightweight carbon fabric Structural enhancement of beams, columns, walls and slabs 827MPa 82.7GPa 690MPa 74.5GPa 0.51mm Tyfo® SCH-11UP
Bi-directional glass fabric oriented ±45° Equal strength on both axis Adds shear strength to connections and structural enhancements to other elements 279MPa 18.6GPa 223Mpa 14.9GPa 0.86mm Tyfo® BC
Bi-directional carbon fabric oriented ±45° Equal strength on both axis Adds shear strength to connections and structural enhancement to other elements 661MPa 47.9GPa 558.5MPa 40.68GPa 0.86mm Tyfo® BCC
Bi-directional Lightweight glass Fabric direction ±90° equal strength on both axis Strengthening including masonry and brickwork 309MPa 19.3GPa 247MPa 15.4GPa 0.25mm Tyfo® WEB
Prefabricated high modulus, high strength carbon epoxy composite Strengthening concrete, wood and steel structural elements, masonry brick and stone work 2.79GPa 155GPa 2.51GPa 139GPa Varies, typically 1.4mm or 1.9mm Tyfo®UC Composite Laminate Strip
Near surface mounted prefabricated high modulus carbon with epoxy composite Strengthening concrete, wood and steel structural elements 2.79GPa 155GPa 2.51GPa 139.6GPa Thickness 2.0mm or 4.5mm Width 16mm Tyfo® NSM
Uni-directional glass roving fibre Anchor to improve end details and force transfer of various FRP designs. Can be manufactured to any length or diameter 575MPa 26.1GPa 460MPa 20.9GPa Standard Diameter 15mm or custom Tyfo® SEH Glass Anchors
Uni-directional carbon roving fibre Anchor to improve end details and force transfer of various FRP designs. Can be manufactured to any length or diameter 986MPa 95.8GPa 834MPa 82.1GPa Standard Diameter 15mm or custom Tyfo® SCH Carbon Anchors
*Note: All product values should be checked in conjunction with the latest Fyfe Co LLC product data sheets and literature.

Tyfo® Coatings saturants*

DESCRIPTION USE SYSTEM NAME
Acrylic Surface Protection General areas Tyfo® A
Polyurethane Surface Protection Industrial areas Tyfo® U
Fire Protection Coating Fire protection Tyfo® EI-R, Tyfo® FC-F, Tyfo® VG
Epoxy Saturant Epoxy for Bonding application Tyfo® S
Epoxy Coating Epoxy for potable water applications Tyfo® PWC
Epoxy Coating Epoxy saturant and coating for underwater applications Tyfo® SW-1
Mineral based Render Key coat and finishing render with UL "Class 1" flame and smoke Tyfo® RR
*Note: All product values should be checked in conjunction with the latest Fyfe Co LLC product data sheets and literature.