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  • n. Plural form of imide.


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  • Unsaturated polyester resins (UPR) are the most widely used resin type for composites, comprising in excess of 80% of all thermoset resins (others being epoxies, phenolics, acrylics, imides, and urethanes).

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  • The near-endless variety of plastics stems from the diversity of monomers-esters, amides and imides, to name a few-and the degree of linkage that exists between polymer chains:

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  • "Yes," answered Orme; "I remember; but now they have stronger stuffs -- azo-imides, I think they call them -- terrific new compounds of nitrogen.

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  • "Well, those 'azure stinging-bees,' or whatever they call the stuff (he meant azo-imides) are pretty active, but it will take a lot of stirring if ever we get there.

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