Press Release Summary:
SPEEDBONDER(TM) H8000 delivers impact- and peel-resistant bonds on various surfaces including metals and composites. Product consists of 100% reactive, 2-component gel that cures at room temperature and bonds to materials with little or no surface preparation. Capable of filling gaps as large as 0.5 in., adhesive also offers environmental resistance. Product is packaged in 490 ml EPS cartridges, 5 gal pails, and 55 gal drums.
Original Press Release:
Henkel Loctite Introduces Non-Sagging Speedbonder(TM) Structural Acrylic Adhesive
Rocky Hill, Conn. - September 25, 2003.... Henkel Loctite Corporation has introduced new SPEEDBONDER(TM) H8000, a non-sagging structural acrylic adhesive that fixtures rapidly and delivers impact and peel resistant, high strength bonds on a variety of surfaces including metals and composites.
SPEEDBONDER H8000 is a 100 percent reactive, two-component gel that cures rapidly at room temperature and bonds securely to steel, aluminum, stainless steel, FRP, Xenoy, RTM, Gelcoat and ABS with little or no surface preparation. Capable of filling gaps as large as 0.5 inches, this adhesive offers high elongation and excellent cold temperature impact strength. H8000 forms resilient bonds and maintains its strength over a wide range of temperatures. The product also offers excellent environmental resistance.
As convenient as any one-part system, SPEEDBONDER H8000 is packaged in easy-to-use 490 ml EPS cartridges designed for use with Loctite® dual cartridge dispensers and mix nozzles. The product is also offered in five-gallon pails and 55 gallon drums for high volume and automated assembly operations.
For more information on Loctite® SPEEDBONDER(TM) H8000, call 1-800-323-5106 or visit the company's website at www.loctite.com.
Since 1997, Henkel Loctite Corporation, formerly Loctite Corporation, headquartered in Dusseldorf, Germany, has been part of the Henkel Group. It operates in markets as diverse as electronics, automotive, aerospace, biomedical and general industry. Henkel is a leader in consumer brands and technologies. The branded business sectors are Laundry & Home Care, Cosmetics/Toiletries and Consumer and Craftsmen Adhesives. Henkel Technologies is the world market leader in Industrial Adhesives and Surface Technologies. The three systems businesses -- Henkel Industrial Adhesives and Sealants, Loctite Engineering Adhesives and Henkel Surface Technologies -- supported by their worldwide presence and strong technology base, are the pillars of Henkel Technologies' success. In Laundry & Home Care and in Cosmetics/Toiletries, Henkel holds a leading position in Europe. "Henkel - A Brand like a Friend": With strong brands and advanced technologies of superior quality and value Henkel makes people's lives easier, better and more beautiful. The company operates in more than 75 countries. In the first six months of 2003, Henkel Group generated sales of 4.7 billion euros and an operating profit (EBIT) of 348 million euros. A total of 48,490 employees work for Henkel on a worldwide basis.