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Structural Adhesives Replacing Fasteners in Bonding Composites

Posted on 8/11/2020 2:39:13 PM. By ASC

Structural adhesives have already taken over the roles previously performed by mechanical fasteners in many manufacturing sectors. It&rsq...

  

Adhesive Industry Teams Up with Additive Production Company to 3D Print Covid-19 Test Swabs

Posted on 8/4/2020 6:21:03 PM. By ASC

With Covid-19 front-liners faced with the shortage of those medical products essential for testing and treatment in response to the pande...

  

High Temperature Sealants Take on Heat and Pressure for Mechanical Seals

Posted on 7/30/2020 2:23:32 PM. By ASC

Ultra-high temperature sealants step in when the working environment gets hot and the pressure is high by enabling curing in spite of the...

  

Silicone Adhesives Deliver Design Freedom and Device Reliability in the Electronics Market

Posted on 7/28/2020 12:28:40 PM. By ASC

Flexible and folding devices like laptops, televisions, displays and smart phones, and other products such as wearables, can prove to be ...

  

Green Manufacturing Using LED’s for UV Curing of Adhesives and Sealants

Posted on 7/23/2020 4:16:19 PM. By asc

UV radiation delivered through LED lamps is fast becoming mainstream for curing/drying resins, polymers, adhesives and coatings in the gr...

  

Adding Moisture-Permeability to Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive Helps Protect Skin from Effects of Wearable Devices

Posted on 7/14/2020 1:50:32 PM. By ASC

Adhesive changes have been made to the pressure-sensitive adhesive sheets used to adhere small monitoring devices directly to the skin in...

  

How Adhesives Help Ensure Threaded Fastener Reliability in Industrial Gearboxes

Posted on 7/9/2020 3:25:07 PM. By ASC

When the gearboxes that keep industrial machinery turning fail to operate it can stop plants in their tracks and cost manufacturers&rsquo...

  

Acrylic Adhesives the Key to Physiotherapists’ Secret Weapon: Kinesio Tape

Posted on 7/7/2020 5:30:06 PM. By ASC

From Olympic team members to volleyball players and swimmers, athletes have been strapping themselves with acrylic adhesive backed tapes ...

  

Masking Tape Goes Green for High Performance and High Heat

Posted on 7/7/2020 11:43:07 AM. By ASC

With particular focus on industrial, automotive, and speciality vehicle assembly sectors, 3M has shined the green light on masking tape p...

  

Ensuring Optimal UV Curing: Controlling the Variables

Posted on 6/30/2020 5:06:31 PM. By ASC

There are variables that have to be taken into account when curing. These include the quantity of adhesive being used and its location; t...