Product News: Adhesives & Sealants
Flexible Structural Adhesive bonds dissimilar substrates.
Press Release Summary:
December 5, 2012 - Suited for structural assembly of truck/trailer bodies, specialty vehicles, andÂ wind turbine components, general-purpose LoctiteÂ® UK 1366 B10™ withstands expansion/contraction caused by temperature fluctuations. Impact strength and flexibility result in bond lines that withstand stress, vibration, and movement without failure. Resistant to moisture/humidity, nonflammable, 2-part polyurethane adhesive worksÂ onÂ aluminum, PVC, polycarbonate, stainless steel, ABS, and galvanized steel.
Original Press Release
Flexible Structural Urethane Adhesive for Metals and Plastics
Press release date: November 26, 2012
Rocky Hill, Conn. -- New Loctite® UK 1366 B10™, a flexible, general-purpose structural adhesive from Henkel Corporation, bonds dissimilar substrates including metals and plastics, and withstands expansion and contraction caused by temperature fluctuations. The adhesive’s excellent impact strength and flexibility mean that bond lines withstand stress, vibration and movement without failure.
Offering excellent moisture/humidity and environmental resistance, Loctite® UK 1366 B10™ adheres well to aluminum, PVC, polycarbonate, stainless steel, ABS and galvanized steel. No surface preparation, such as abrasion, is required to achieve a strong bond on coated substrates. This nonflammable, two-part polyurethane adhesive offers a 30-minute work life and fixtures at room temperature in just 35 minutes.
Loctite® UK 1366 B10™ is available in a 415 ml dual cartridge that fits easily into manual or automated dispense equipment. The adhesive is proven for structural assembly of truck/trailer bodies, specialty vehicles and small components found on wind turbines.
For more information on Loctite® UK 1366 B10™, go to http://www.henkelna.com/loctitestructurals.
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Henkel operates worldwide with leading brands and technologies in three business areas: Laundry & Home Care, Beauty Care and Adhesive Technologies. Founded in 1876, Henkel holds globally leading market positions both in the consumer and industrial businesses with well-known brands such as Persil, Schwarzkopf and Loctite. Henkel employs about 47,000 people and reported sales of $21.7 billion and adjusted operating profit of $2.8 billion in fiscal 2011. Henkel's preferred shares are listed in the German stock index DAX.
Paula Zakrzewski Shepard
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