Chemicals are used to build the satellite but to know why certain chemicals are used and to get chemicals that meets space standard are not that easy as not many builders opened their reasons and materials.
But the satellite builder prefer to use certain brands and certain mixed ratio materials.
And launch provider will ask what chemicals you use to build the satellite as some chemicals will harm near-by satellite or the launcher.
Coating is needed for highly efficient solar cell panel otherwise panel will be degraded from radiation throughout the time.
But the effectiveness of the coating has to be evaluated.
|Nusil||CV10-2500||http://www.nusil.com/library/products/CV10-2500P.pdf||CINEMA cubesat, UC Berkeley|
50gram kit price around 900 USD in Korea (TAX, Shipping, and etc included)
For PCB conformal coating
100gram price around 800 USD in Korea (TAX, Shipping, and etc included)
Conformal coating comparisons pdf file conformalcoating.pdf
5 types of Conformal coating Material http://www.ehow.com/info_8739871_military-conformal-coat-materials.html
For some reason CV1152 turned its color from clear to yellowish. i think the reason is the fluorescent lights in my studio and i did not cover the glass with dark color. I do not know the changes in viscosity but it was still workable.
For fixating components and cables
|3M||Scotch-Weld EC-2216 Gray||http://multimedia.3m.com/mws/mediawebserver?mwsId=SSSSSu7zK1fslxtU48_xP8_9ev7qe17zHvTSevTSeSSSSSS--&fn=78690095837.pdf||SwissCube, M-Cubed, Many Cubesats|
Around 30 USD from amazon.com
easy to work due to its thick viscosity.