How to Improve Your Assessment Process for Challenging Conditions

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In this post we are going to explore how to improve your assessment process for challenging conditions and assess industrial problems as soon as they happen so that their repairs can be carried out with minimal downtime and a positive impact on productivity. When dealing with repairs and maintenance in difficult weather conditions such as … Read moreHow to Improve Your Assessment Process for Challenging Conditions

Adhesives for Repairs in Extreme Conditions

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In this article we break down the 5 primary factors that are crucial to control when approaching the maintenance and repair process in challenging weather conditions. These provided tips, combined with the use of the new Araldite® 2050 and Araldite® 2051 acrylate adhesives for extreme conditions, ensure a smooth transition from the starting point of … Read moreAdhesives for Repairs in Extreme Conditions

How to seal threaded pipe joints with Pipe Sealants

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UL® performs various tests to determine the suitability of a pipe sealants for a particular use.  The classification does not state the strength of the product or the maximum sealing pressure for other uses. Permabond LH050 is classified by Underwriters Laboratories Inc.® for use in devices handling gasoline, petroleum oils, and natural gas (pressure not … Read moreHow to seal threaded pipe joints with Pipe Sealants

Dow Corning silicone Adhesive & Sealants for Automotive Industry

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Adhesive/Sealants for Automotive Body & Lighting Applications Embrace the opportunities. Today’s global automotive industry is marked by rapid change. Green design, zero-defect quality, high-value driving experience and low-cost maintenance are just minimum entry fees to compete. Innovation excellence is not optional; it is critical in the high-stakes value chain from engineered materials and fabricated components to advanced system technologies … Read moreDow Corning silicone Adhesive & Sealants for Automotive Industry

Two new structural adhesives Araldite 2021-1 and 2022-1

ARALDITE 2021-1 & ARALDITE 2022-1

HUNTSMAN ADVANCED MATERIALS LAUNCHES ARALDITE 2021-1 AND ARALDITE 2022-1 As part of its commitment to continuous product development and to ensure the sustainability of its structural adhesive range, Huntsman Advanced Materials has introduced Araldite 2021-1 and Araldite 2022-1. The company says that these two-component, toughened, methacrylate adhesive systems replace Araldite 2021 and Araldite 2022 respectively, … Read moreTwo new structural adhesives Araldite 2021-1 and 2022-1

Betaforce, Adhesive for Lightweight Vehicle Construction

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Betaforce is a new composite bonding adhesive developed by Auburn Hills-based Dow Automotive Systems is now being used in the Audi R8 and the Lamborghini Huracan, among other vehicles, to support lightweight construction, which leads to better fuel economy. “Betaforce composite bonding adhesives enable the joining of lightweight materials, which helps automotive manufacturers achieve many … Read moreBetaforce, Adhesive for Lightweight Vehicle Construction

BETASEAL and the correct time following a windshield installation

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BETASEAL adhesives and the drive away time following a windshield installation Dow Automotive Systems have released the following information relating to it’s BETASEAL adhesive systems and the correct time following a windshield installation that a calibration on a motor vehicle equipped with an advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) can be completed. A replaced windshield sits firm in the … Read moreBETASEAL and the correct time following a windshield installation

Cyanoacrylate Bonding & Bond Accelerators Permabond

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Cyanoacrylate Consistently Curing Adhesives Cyanoacrylate (also called CA, instant adhesives or super glue) are very reactive and require stabilizers to remain liquid.  They cure when the minute amount of moisture on the surface of the parts being bonded deactivate the stabilizers and allow the material to polymerize. More Cyanoacrylate Doesn’t Equal Stronger Bonding Use only enough … Read moreCyanoacrylate Bonding & Bond Accelerators Permabond

Merbenit 2K60 is a permanently elastic 2-component adhesive

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Merbenit 2K60 is a permanently elastic 2-component adhesive with a very fast strength build-up and very good adhesion properties, especially on synthetics which are difficult to bond. Merbenit 2K60  Product advantages Fast strength build-up, handling strength achieved after 30 minutes Compatible with paints Simple processing High elasticity, good mechanical strength Corrosion protecting Free of solvents, isocyanates and silicones Odourless … Read moreMerbenit 2K60 is a permanently elastic 2-component adhesive

Araldite 2021-1 the MMA adhesive for the wind energy sector.

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Huntsman manufactures and markets a wide range of specific adhesives for the wind energy sector, which are recommended for use in production, maintenance and repair processes. Araldite 2021-1, has a very fast cure which allows a quick manipulation of the adhesives. The Araldite 2021-1 structural adhesive offers high shear and peel strength. In addition, Araldite … Read moreAraldite 2021-1 the MMA adhesive for the wind energy sector.