Adhesives / Sealants

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Fast curing matrix resin

Henkel’s LOCTITE MAX 2 composite matrix resin for resin transfer moulding (RTM) processes is extremely fast curing, ensuring more economic processes and improved throughput.





Fast cure potting silicone

LOCTITE has released LOCTITE Si 5611, an alkoxy silicone that is claimed to bring gap filling and sealing capacity, durability and resistance to humidity and UV radiation to electronic component ...



One-component acrylic adhesive for industrial use

Toyochem has launched a BPS CQ line of one-component, solvent-based acrylic adhesives under its Oribain series of pressure-sensitive adhesives (PSAs). The new adhesive is suitable for industrial ...


Thermal management in electronic systems

Techsil have introduced two thermally conductive, pressure sensitive adhesive tapes, Stokvis 202331 (0.5mm thick) and 202332 (0.8mm thick). The tapes consist of an acrylic adhesive and are said to ...


Bonding tape for automotive mounting applications

Tesa has added the ACXplus Black Line to its range of bonding tapes. The tape has been introduced primarily for attachment part mounting applications in the automotive sector, such as bumpers, side ...



Aqueous PSA for medical applications

The Oribain EXK14-346 series of water-based acrylic pressure-sensitive adhesives (PSAs) has been announced by Toyochem, a subsidiary of the Toyo Ink Group. There is a significant need for skin-safe ...


Two component epoxy

Master Bond EP79FL is a two component, silver coated nickel conductive adhesive for high performance bonding and sealing applications. It features convenient handling, exceptionally low volume ...


Sourcing fasteners gets easier and faster

Depending on the type of machine being designed, there are any number of fastening components and standard parts that need to be considered to ensure that the equipment will operate efficiently and ...



Exotic material clips and protects fuel pipe

Jet Press has met the need for a plastic clip to secure a fuel pipe where that clip was also capable of earthing the pipe as protection against electrostatic build-up. The solution involved the use ...


Customised Self Adhesive Tapes

A self-adhesive product is a small but often essential part of a product frequently giving cost savings, greater productivity, improved presentation, cleanliness or simplicity.


Engineers’ Guide to Adhesives from Permabond

Permabond Engineering Adhesives' guide features 24-pages packed with useful information for the design engineer, including advice on: Applications and adhesive selection; Joint design – how to ...




Intertronics expands range

The Opti-tec range of optical adhesives and encapsulants offer high optical clarity or other special properties related to specific optical applications; such as fibre-optic termination or optical ...


Radically improved instant adhesive

Loctite 3090 is a clear, two-part cyanoacrylate that increases the versatility of instant adhesives. For example, 3090 allows exposed adhesive outside of the joint to harden within minutes – so no ...


Techsil launches UV-Curing silicone range

Techsil's RTV191 range of UV-curing, solvent-free silicones combines the quick curing speed of UV adhesives with the excellent temperature resistance of silicone sealants.


The right materials

Misumi Europa has expanded its portfolio of special plastic components for the European market. The portfolio includes Philips-head tallow-drop screws and hexagon socket head screws made from ...