Japanese wheat starch Shofu


Product information "Japanese wheat starch Shofu"
Protein-free wheat starch with a pureness grade of 92 - 94% to make starch paste. This is very flexible with a high adhesion.

Application: for reparing, laminating, for hinges and general glue applications.

Mix about 1 part of Shofu and 2 - 4 parts water; cook in a water bath at about 60 - 70 °C until the mixture becomes clear (gelatinisation). Now strain through a paste sieve.
Store the starch paste in a cool place in a sealed container.

Properties of "Japanese wheat starch Shofu"
Adhesive properties
Adhesion: strong
Technical details
Type: Paste, vegetable glue
Usage: Restoring / Mending
Material: Wheat
pH value: 6
Other properties
Category: Conservation glue, Preservation and prevention, Restoration
Ecological features: flexible, protein-free
Minimum order quantity: 100 gr
Sales unit: 1000 gr
Usage: Restoring / Mending

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