EconoKote is a patented, flexible high-gloss polyester film that is inexpensive|
easy, clean, and (when compared to "old fashioned" coverings) quick to use.
Super strong with a tensile strength of 25,000 psi (pounds/sq in)
Lightweight at only 0.2 oz/sq ft
Dry adhesive activates when heat is applied
Shrinks to a drum-tight finish as it cools
High gloss finish
Fuelproof and waterproof
Stronger and lighter than traditional silk and dope coverings
May be cleaned with glass cleaner, "409", or MonoKote Cleaner/Polish
One roll (25' x 26") (Jet White) White covering, instructions
REQUIRED: Sealing Iron (TOPR2100 Heat Gun (TOPR2000)
Iron Sock (TOPR2175)
This is applied at Low-Temperature onto foam, fiberglass, and most plastics!
For covering balsa at High-Temperature suggest (TOPQ0200 TOPQ0706).
(EconoKote can be used on top of, but not under MonoKote.)
If using 3 or less rolls of the same color, suggest a 6' roll (TOPQ2604) to
ensure the same dye lot for the entire plane.
Attaching to foam (activating the glue): 205°F (105°C)
updt jxs 10/29/03