ITW Polymers Adhesives

Structural Adhesives withstand temperatures of -40 to +180°F.
Adhesives & Sealants

Structural Adhesives withstand temperatures of -40 to +180°F.

Two-part 1:1 structural methacrylates are non-sagging gels that dispense manually or with standard meter-mix equipment. They are available in 400 ml cartridges, 5 gal pails, and 50 gal drums. With working time of 30-40 min, MA530 Plexus® structural adhesive fills gaps up to 0.70 in., while MA560-1 offers working time of 55-70 min and fills gaps up to 1.00 in. Formulated for building large...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Plexus Adhesives Receive Greenguard Certification

DANVERS, MA - Twenty-four Plexus industrial and surfacing adhesives have been certified by the GREENGUARD Environmental Institute (GEI) as low-emissions products suitable for indoor environments. GREENGUARD certification means that Plexus Adhesives meet the Institute's stringent emission requirements for health, irritation, and odor concerns. GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified®...

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ITW Plexus Acquires Rights to Surfacing Adhesives
Adhesives & Sealants

ITW Plexus Acquires Rights to Surfacing Adhesives

DANVERS, MA - ITW Plexus has acquired the rights to manufacture and market two adhesive product lines developed by ACS International, Inc. (ACS), a supplier of various materials for the surfacing industry. Under the agreement with Arizona-based ACS, Plexus will sell Acrybond(TM) and Stoneweld® adhesives to manufacturers and fabricators of natural- and simulated-stone countertops, bathroom...

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Adhesive offers working time of 90 min at room temperature.
Adhesives & Sealants

Adhesive offers working time of 90 min at room temperature.

Plexus® MA557 2-part methacrylate adhesive is designed for structural bonding of composites, thermoplastics, and thermosets. Mixed as dispensed at 10:1 ratio, adhesive cures to tensile strength of 2200-2500 psi, providing fatigue endurance and impact resistance. It resists hydrocarbons, salt solutions, and acids and bases in solution (3-10 pH). MA557 eliminates problems associated with...

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Structural Adhesives withstand temperatures of -40 to +180°F.
Adhesives & Sealants

Structural Adhesives withstand temperatures of -40 to +180°F.

Two-part 1:1 structural methacrylates are non-sagging gels that dispense manually or with standard meter-mix equipment. They are available in 400 ml cartridges, 5 gal pails, and 50 gal drums. With working time of 30-40 min, MA530 Plexus® structural adhesive fills gaps up to 0.70 in., while MA560-1 offers working time of 55-70 min and fills gaps up to 1.00 in. Formulated for building large...

Read More »
Adhesives & Sealants

Plexus Adhesives Receive Greenguard Certification

DANVERS, MA - Twenty-four Plexus industrial and surfacing adhesives have been certified by the GREENGUARD Environmental Institute (GEI) as low-emissions products suitable for indoor environments. GREENGUARD certification means that Plexus Adhesives meet the Institute's stringent emission requirements for health, irritation, and odor concerns. GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified®...

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ITW Plexus Acquires Rights to Surfacing Adhesives
Adhesives & Sealants

ITW Plexus Acquires Rights to Surfacing Adhesives

DANVERS, MA - ITW Plexus has acquired the rights to manufacture and market two adhesive product lines developed by ACS International, Inc. (ACS), a supplier of various materials for the surfacing industry. Under the agreement with Arizona-based ACS, Plexus will sell Acrybond(TM) and Stoneweld® adhesives to manufacturers and fabricators of natural- and simulated-stone countertops, bathroom...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Illinois Tool Works Acquires QMI/Ever-Wear

DANVERS, MA - ITW Performance Polymers, an Illinois Tool Works company, has acquired QMI, Inc., a leading manufacturer of automotive and industrial maintenance fluids based in Lakeland, Florida. QMI/Ever-Wear specializes in lubricating and cleaning additives that contain PTFE (polytetrafluoroethylene) to enhance the performance and extend the longevity of engines and transmissions. These are sold...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Illinois Tool Works Acquires Schnee-Morehead

DANVERS, MA - ITW Performance Polymers, an Illinois Tool Works company, has acquired Schnee-Morehead Inc. (S-M), a manufacturer of adhesives and sealants for the construction and aerospace industries. A privately held company based in Irving, Texas, with division offices in California and Georgia, Schnee-Morehead sells approximately 320 products under trademarks including Tacky Tape®, Acryl...

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Adhesive offers working time of 90 min at room temperature.
Adhesives & Sealants

Adhesive offers working time of 90 min at room temperature.

Plexus® MA557 2-part methacrylate adhesive is designed for structural bonding of composites, thermoplastics, and thermosets. Mixed as dispensed at 10:1 ratio, adhesive cures to tensile strength of 2200-2500 psi, providing fatigue endurance and impact resistance. It resists hydrocarbons, salt solutions, and acids and bases in solution (3-10 pH). MA557 eliminates problems associated with...

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