Adhesives & Sealants

Adhesives & Sealants

Optically Clear UV Curable System Offers High Bond Strength and Fast Cures

April 22, 2014

Specially formulated to optimize bond strength, Master Bond UV15-42C is a UV curable system for bonding, sealing and coating applications. This smooth paste can be applied vertically without sagging. As an optically clear compound, it is often used in the fiber-optic, optical, electronic, aerospace and specialty OEM industries. This one part system bonds well to a wide variety of substrates... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Cummins Label Selects Flexcon to Gain Competitive Edge

April 17, 2014

Label converter leverages FLEXcon's Underwriters Laboratory (UL) Adoption Program to eliminate cost of compliance and boosts sales FLEXcon, an innovator in adhesive coating and laminating, today announced that Cummins Label is leveraging the Company's Underwriters Laboratory (UL) Adoption Program and expertise to reduce the risks of delays to market, lower the costs associated with end product... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Green & Clean

Flowcrete Backs China's Green Car Concept with Sparkling Sustainable Floor for New Showroom

April 15, 2014

BEIJING - BMW Brilliance - the German-Sino joint venture - has cut the ribbon on the first showroom for its pioneering electric vehicle, the ZINORO 1E. The flagship showroom is located in a modern Beijing complex named the Sanlitun SOHO, which has been developed by Chinese real estate tycoon Pan Shiyi. Described as the point where Chinese culture and international fashion collide, the site... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Services

Sports Stadia Waterproofing That's Ahead of the Game

April 9, 2014

In any building the role waterproofing plays should never be underestimated, but in modern sports stadia and facilities which can hold more than 100,000 spectators it is absolutely crucial. Many new stadia may now have retractable roofs but water can never be kept out completely, so how can these complex structures remain protected from the elements to ensure their longevity and guarantee the... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

UV Cure Adhesive suits microelectronic assembly applications.

April 8, 2014

Formulated to cure rapidly when exposed to high-intensity UV light, 535-10M-49 is suited for disk drive assemblies, lens bonding in camera modules, chip encapsulation in smart cards, and general bonding applications in photonics assembly. Epoxy adhesive contains secondary thermal cure initiator that cures as low as 110°C for shadowed areas. Non-conductive, low outgassing, and... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Henkel Develops New Suite of Encapsulant Materials for Maximum Device Protection

April 8, 2014

Robust Formulations Offer Environmental Safeguarding and Chemical Resistance for a Variety of Applications Today's automotive and handheld applications are increasingly exposed to damaging environmental contaminants.  Protecting devices within these products from chemicals, fluids and other environmental conditions is critical to ensuring long-term reliability.   To this end, the... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Dow to Showcase Innovations at American Coatings Show 2014

April 8, 2014

Leading Experts from Dow Present Broad Portfolio of Enhanced Performance Technology at ACS 2014 in Atlanta BOOTH #807 PHILADELPHIA – By collaborating with formulators, customers, distributors, and industry experts, five businesses within The Dow Chemical Company ("Dow") have developed a broad portfolio of enhanced performance technologies that will be highlighted at the 2014 American Coatings... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Flexible Adhesives fixture to handling strength in 5 sec or less.

April 7, 2014

Cyanoacrylate adhesives Loctite® 4902™ and 4903™ bond reliably to plastics, rubbers, metals, and other substrates. Affording optimal flexibility, Loctite® 4902™Â offers elongation of 155% and modulus of 57,900 psi. Loctite® 4903™ offers 85% elongation and modulus of 78,100 psi. Designed for use on close-fitting, flexible parts, these one-part instant adhesives can bond... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean

Heraeus Photovoltaics Business Unit to Attend the International Green Energy Expo in Daegu, South Korea

April 3, 2014

•Â Heraeus highlights pastes for advanced cell designs SEOUL, South Korea – The Heraeus Photovoltaics Business Unit, an industry leading developer and manufacturer of silver metallization pastes for the PV industry will be exhibiting at this year's International Green Energy Expo in Daegu, South Korea from April 2nd through 4th. Heraeus will be featuring their SOL9350 Series and the... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Thermally Stable, Two Part Epoxy Meets NASA Low Outgassing Specifications

April 1, 2014

Master Bond EP30-3LO is a two component epoxy system offering optical clarity, high temperature resistance, and NASA low outgassing approval. This combination of properties enables it to be suitable for bonding, sealing, coating and encapsulation applications in the aerospace, electronic, optical and optoelectronic industries. This epoxy has a glass transition temperature exceeding 175°C. It... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Copper-Filled Grease suits heat transfer applications.

March 19, 2014

Consisting of single-part, 100% solids, thermally conductive, silicone grease, Heat-Away™ 640 is used in heat transfer applications from -60 to 550°F. Product is formulated as thick paste that will not flow after application and maintains stable viscosity over entire temperature range. With thermal conductivity of 4.68 W/m-K, grease optimizes thermal transfer between heaters and process... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Bioformix, Inc. Teams with Precision Valve and Automation (PVA) to Automate Glue Application Process for Wood Products Manufacturing

March 17, 2014

CINCINNATI – Bioformix, Inc., the creator of the award-winning Nexabond™ 2500 Instant Wood Adhesives line, has formed a strategic partnership with dispensing and material handling expert Precision Valve and Automation (PVA) to offer cabinet and furniture makers a faster, more precise, and cost-saving system for applying adhesives. In the woodworking industry, gluing panels, door frames,... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Gasket Tape is suited for NEMA enclosures and digital signage.

March 14, 2014

Available as die cut gaskets and in slit-to-width rolls, 480S Gasket Tape is made from Saint-Gobain R10480S soft, low compression set, closed cell silicone sponge that allows for weather sealing with low closure force. Material is UL JMLU2, UL 50E, and UL 508 recognized for gaskets and seals used in continuous compression and period recompression. Backed by 3M 9485 acrylic adhesive capable of... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing

One Component LED Curable System Meets USP Class VI Specifications for Biocompatibility

March 12, 2014

Widely used in the manufacture of disposable medical devices, Master Bond LED403Med is a single component system that passes the plastics test for USP Class VI and ISO 10993-5 cytotoxicity requirements. This medical grade system withstands sterilization methods such as gamma radiation, EtO and various chemical sterilants. Optically clear LED403Med cures fully tack-free upon exposure to a 405 nm... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Thermally Conductive Epoxy Adhesive complies with RoHS.

March 10, 2014

Available in dual cartridges, EB-127TC exhibits lap shear strength of greater than 3,500 psi. Aluminum metal filled, 2-part adhesive also has low chloride ion content, low outgassing, and 60 minute work life, making it suitable for applications requiring thermal conductivity and high volume efficiency. Product complies with RoHS initiative as well as REACH regulations. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Molecular Material Changes Help Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies Simrit Address Hydraulic Challenges

March 7, 2014

New polyurethane will be showcased at company's IFPE booth (#81330) LAS VEGAS – Amid the giant earthmoving machinery and massive hydraulic components on display at 2014 Fluid Power, Power Transmission, Motion Control Exposition (IFPE) and CONEXPO-CON/AGG in Las Vegas, is a new break-through technology that relies upon molecular innovation. Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies Simrit will... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Pumpcoat Adds Sauereisen Epoxy Product Line

March 5, 2014

Pumpcoat~PCI Contractors have long been an expert in the coating field. Our experience has allowed us to provide valued service in repairing corrosion and erosion damage to pump parts, mechanical equipment, tanks, floors and other items. Pumpcoat~PCI is pleased to announce the addition of the Sauereisen product line to our arsenal of quality coating materials. Industrial clients rely on... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Translucent Acrylic Pressure-Sensitive Tape bonds clear materials.

March 4, 2014

Able to replace mechanical fasteners or welds, PHB1000 provides uniform bond between diverse substrates, including glass and other clear materials, as well as intricate shapes. Product withstands weathering, moisture, and temperatures from -30 to +200°F without losing adhesion and will not harden, stain, or become brittle with age. Also effective in dampening vibration, sound, and... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Fasteners & Hardware, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

These Joysticks Rock!

February 28, 2014

Myth Busting Threadlockers Can't Be Reused FALSE. Unlike liquid anaerobic sealant threadlockers, all APM value-added threadlocking enhancements are reusable and can be adjusted in one hour, one day, one year and beyond. APM self-sealing fasteners with optional threadlocking form a clean, dry system. No chemical fumes for employees to inhale and no environmental disposal issues. When liquid... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Low Cost Electrically Conductive Epoxy

February 27, 2014

40-3909 Silver Coated Nickel Offers Low Cost Alternative to Silver Filled Epoxy  CRANSTON, RI USA — With a volume resistivity of .005, 40-3909 provides a reliable electrical connection at about half the price of silver filled epoxies.  Because of its ability to cure at room temperature and easy 1:1 mix ratio, this material works well for repairs, even in the field.  Cure time can be... Read More