Acrylic (PMMA – polymethyl methacrylate) is a transparent, thermoplastic that is commonly known as Plexiglas®. Thermoplastics like Acrylic can be heated to their melting point, cooled and reheated without substantial degradation. This allows them to be easily injection moulded. PMMA has high strength, stiffness, optical clarity and resistance to UV and weathering. These properties make … Read moreWhat is the best adhesive for bonding Acrylic?
Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) is an extremely versatile, thermoplastic polymer used in healthcare, electronics, transportation and construction. PVC has a very high density and good tensile strength, making it a durable and long lasting material. Its relatively low cost and recyclable properties make it a popular choice for industrial applications. In this post, we will explore … Read moreWhat is the best adhesive for bonding PVC Plastic?
For engineers and manufacturers, adhesives have provided the solution when it comes to bonding plastics. With the wide range of adhesives available, it can be challenging to find the right one. In this post, we share the most commonly asked questions about bonding plastics and how to choose the best adhesive for your application. Commonly … Read moreWhat you need to know on bonding plastics
Glass ceramic is one of the most versatile materials, combining the properties of glass and polycrystalline. Extremely resistant to thermal shock, its applications range from cooker hobs, mirror substrates for astronomical telescopes to being used in the nosecones of high performing aircraft and missiles. What is glass ceramic? Glass ceramic is produced by controlled crystallisation (devitrification) … Read moreHow To Bond Glass Ceramic
There are many types of glass adhesives to suit different applications, whether you are bonding glass to metal or glass to glass, here are some recommendations on the best adhesives to use. What is the best adhesive for bonding glass? Glass to metal bonding UV Curable Adhesives Can bond substrates with different thermal expansions, providing … Read moreWhat is the best adhesive for bonding glass?