Selecting the Right Adhesives Melter for Your Packaging Application 

Posted on 3/2/2012 6:41:13 PM By Larry Saidman 

The deposition of thermoplastic (hot melt) adhesives is the preferred method for carton sealing, case sealing, tray forming, pallet stabilization anda host of other packaging applications. Typically, hot melt adhesives are manually fed (automated systems are available for higher volume operations) into the tank or hopper of an adhesive melter. As the adhesive is heated and melted, it is pumped from the tank, through hoses to a dispensing gun and applied to the package. 

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