Jeep Cherokee Relies on Structural Adhesives for Liftgate Lightweighting

Posted on 5/21/2018 3:56:51 PM. By ASC

Mixed-material liftgates, decklids, and front-end carrier modules can save automakers between three and ten kilograms per module as they ...

  

New Precision Fluid Dispensing Needle Valve for UV-Cure Adhesives

Posted on 5/16/2018 6:16:25 PM. By ASC

Nordson EFD recently introduced its new xQR41V Series needle valve. The company says its needle valve has a 60 percent smaller form facto...

  

Thermal Bond Tape Offers Critical Benefits to Car Manufacturers

Posted on 5/10/2018 2:56:39 PM. By ASC

3M's Weatherstrip Attachment Tape 5403 helps automotive and industrial clients who need a thin tape that will adhere to smooth surfaces. ...

  

Hot Melt Adhesive Systems Offer Benefits to a Variety of Industries

Posted on 3/29/2018 5:24:18 PM. By ASC

The list of industries which have found hot melt adhesives useful is a long one and includes the printing, packaging, manufacturing, auto...

  

The Many Advantages of Adhesive Bonding for Composite Materials

Posted on 3/14/2018 3:33:31 PM. By ASC

Strong, lightweight composites can solve many product design problems, but bonding them to other materials using traditional methods is o...

  

New Multi-Purpose Structural Repair Adhesive that Cures in Five Minutes

Posted on 2/23/2018 4:18:04 PM. By ASC

Loctite’s recent release of LOCTITE HY 4060 GY adds a new product to its Universal Structural Bonding range. The adhesive can be us...

  

Adhesive Companies Team Up with OEMs to Improve Lightweighting for Connected Cars

Posted on 2/21/2018 10:28:15 PM. By ASC

The connected car is the wave of the future – but so is the need for lightweighting to improve fuel efficiency and reduce emissions...

  

Industrial Adhesive Bonding: Surface Preparation Rules of Thumb

Posted on 1/26/2018 3:53:22 PM. By ASC

A strong bond is dependent on good surface preparation. What that should consist of will depend on a lot of factors, but 3M answers ...

  

Adhesive Tape Products Reduce Automotive NVH (Noise, Volume and Harshness)

Posted on 1/10/2018 3:31:21 PM. By ASC

The automotive industry has attempted a variety of strategies for reducing Noise, Vibration, and Harshness (NVH). To date, strategies ran...

  

Heated Hose Mount Optimizes Packaging Production Lines

Posted on 1/8/2018 6:52:33 PM. By ASC

Robatech AG has announce its release of a new heated hose mount that will help to extend heat hoses’ useful life while helping its ...