Adjustable Rigidity Allows New Adhesive to be Hard or Soft – or Both at Once

Posted on 2/13/2018 9:12:27 PM. By ASC

Airplanes, wind turbines, cars, and even orthopedic appliances need to be lightweight, while bonded components must also be able to have ...

  

Researchers Take the Next Step Towards Adhesive That Matches the Adhesion of the Gecko’s Foot

Posted on 2/5/2018 10:54:35 PM. By ASC

For decades, scientists have been seeking to emulate the adhesive properties of the gecko’s foot. Progress has been made, but up ti...

  

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 ...

  

Strong Epoxy Gives Round the World Yacht Racers a Second Chance

Posted on 1/16/2018 1:03:33 PM. By ASC

When the Dutch AkzoNobel Ocean Race Team suffered a damaged main mast owing to a gybe in high winds, it may have seemed like their...

  

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 ...

  

HB Fuller Opens Automotive Competency Center

Posted on 1/2/2018 1:13:21 PM. By ASC

The move towards the increased use of adhesives in the automotive industry has created the need for an exchange of information between au...

  

Leakproof Sealant to Save Washington, D.C. Metro’s Red Line Subway

Posted on 12/26/2017 1:36:14 PM. By ASC

For years now, Washington, D.C. Metro’s Red Line has been battling a persistent threat from nature. The extra-deep underground segm...

  

New Range Of Flexible Tubes for Adhesive Packaging

Posted on 12/18/2017 1:14:12 PM. By ASC

RODA Packaging is best known for its rigid plastic packaging and closures, but the company has extended its offering to include a range o...

  

When Adhesives Don’t Replace Rivets, They Strengthen Them

Posted on 12/13/2017 1:04:34 PM. By ASC

Rivets are being replaced by adhesives – but there are still areas where they are often used. Heavy-duty truck bodies are among the...