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What is the best adhesive for plastic?

What is the best adhesive for plastic?  Often the strongest glue for plastic may not be the best adhesive for plastic.  There are a variety of factors to consider when choosing the best plastic glue.  Obviously bond strength is at the top. For most plastic bonding applications cyanoacrylate adhesives, UV curable adhesives, MMAs, as well … Continue reading “What is the best adhesive for plastic?”

How to protect your skin when working with adhesives

Adhesives and sealants contain a variety of chemicals some of which can cause skin irritation, dermatitis or sensitization.  Although some chemicals are more prone to cause skin issues, other chemicals that are considered safe – can affect certain individuals. Protect yourself from chemical exposure, and if you are the employer, it is in your best … Continue reading “How to protect your skin when working with adhesives”

DON’T MISS… Advanced Engineering Exhibition at the NEC (Birmingham) 1-2 Nov

Visit Permabond on stand N102 in Hall 3A to discover more about our extensive range of composite bonding adhesives!  Click here for your FREE entry ticket

COMING UP – Design2Part San Diego CA

Don’t miss the last D2P show of the year.  Join Permabond in booth 201 November 15th and 16th at the San Diego Convention Center.  Register for free admission here!

COMING UP – The Assembly Show, IL

Only one month before we are back at The Assembly Show.  Register here by September 30th for free admission and visit us in booth 626.  Exhibits are open Tuesday, Oct 24, from 4 pm to 7 pm; Oct 25 from 10 am to 5 pm and Thursday, Oct 26 from 10 am to 3 pm.

What are structural, tough, second generation, & reactive acrylics?

What is the difference between a structural acrylic, toughened acrylic, second generation acrylic, and reactive acrylic? They are all structural acrylics!  Adhesives have so many common and technical names it can be difficult to know how to compare them. Structural adhesives are adhesives that form bonds that can bear a structural load. Generally structural adhesives … Continue reading “What are structural, tough, second generation, & reactive acrylics?”

Permabond 910 – The original Methyl Cyanoacrylate

Permabond 910 has been around for over 60 years – and it is still favored by many industries including aerospace and automotive.

COMING UP! Permabond will be at Composites Europe in Stuttgart

Permabond Engineering Adhesives Ltd at Composites Europe, STUTTGART, Germany 19th – 21st Sept 2017 Visit Permabond on stand E41 in Hall C2 to discover more about Permabond’s extensive range of composite bonding adhesives!  Click here for your FREE 3 day entry ticket … and enter the following voucher code: kwrn-tvsm-scc2-iho7

Original adhesive containers only please!

I recently sat in on a meeting regarding redesigning a cap for one of our adhesive products.  I had expected the meeting to be a real snooze.  The real science is the adhesive in the bottle, not the bottle itself – right?  I was surprised at all of the material science and engineering that goes … Continue reading “Original adhesive containers only please!”

COMING UP: CWIEME Coil Winding Exhibition

Get your free ticket to join us at Coil Winding and Electric Motor Expo October 03 – 04, 2017 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center 5555 North River Road, Rosemont, Illinois 60018, USA  Permabond will be in booth F29.