Bulk Molding Compound
BMC is compound, consisting of a thermosetting resin, fiberglass and other fillers in bulk shape.
Additional ingredients such as low-profile components, cure initiators, thickeners, proccess additives and mold release agents are used to enhance the performance or proccessing of the material.
The glass fibers in BMC are chopped into lengths from 6 to 12mm and its content can vary from 10% to 30% depending on strength and finish requiements.
Kinds of BMC!
The BMC 1000 is used for headlamp and reflector in automotive industry.
The BMC 100 and 200 are general purpose for electrical applications.
The BMC 400 is used for electrical application with excellent mechanical properties.