LORD Corporation

Structural adhesives for composites and metal fabrication, including epoxy, polyurethane and acrylic formulations. Available in cartridges, with disposable mixers and nozzles, or in bulk. Visit LORD.com for more information.

111 Lord Dr.
Cary, NC 27511 US

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Hinckley Yachts’ Dasher features carbon fiber/epoxy construction and electric propulsion

The markets: Boatbuilding and marine (2019)
NMMA’s top trends for 2018 include more accessible and versatile recreational watercraft for families, an increase in saltwater and freshwater fishing boat sales, and increased sales for cruisers. Electric propulsion and 3D-printed hulls and molds are also gaining momentum.

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LORD launches fast cure polyurethane adhesive
Based on polyurethane, LORD Fusor 2001/2003 NG is suitable for bonding composites parts in processes characterized by high production rates.

Structural adhesives, Part I: Industrial
Today’s myriad chemistry options enable formulators to tailor adhesives to customers' exact application requirements.

Composites help Bell V-280 toward Future Vertical Lift
Bell’s design for future military helicopter uses hybrid metal-composite construction and Large Cell Carbon Core technology for unitized wing.

Cast polymer in a new role: Industrial structural repair
Advantic LLC's (Dayton, OH, US) stainless steel/cast polymer "jackets" for this mining company's stockpile canopy's corroding steel support structure offer a life-prolonging solution at less then 40% of the cost of the lowest-priced alternative.

Two-component acrylic adhesive
Lord Corp. has introduced LORD 810, a two-component, low read-through acrylic adhesive with LORD Accelerator 20.

CFRP camera boom enables safe spill inspection
NONA Composites’ 32m REACH structure meets tight remediation schedule at DoE radioactive waste storage site.

Meter/mix/dispense machines: Doubling down on control
The latest equipment solutions deliver lower costs, faster cycle times and better part properties.

Lightning strike protection strategies for composite aircraft
Tried-and-true materials thrive, but new approaches and new forms designed to process faster are entering the marketplace.

ALMACO's third annual Top of Mind award ceremony honors 18 composite materials innovators
Among those presented awards in 21 material categories by the Latin America Composite Materials Assn. (ALMACO) were Owens Corning, Reichhold and Dow.

Lightning-strike films, coatings
Lord Corp. introduced at SAMPE 2012 UltraConductive Film and Coatings for lightning-strike protection.

Composite booth: ATM delivers "green" in more ways than one
Edra Equipamentos (Ipeuna, Brazil) has developed a composites-intensive automated teller machine (ATM) enclosure that is not only attractive and functional, but also environmentally sustainable.

LORD Corp. wins award for lightning strike coating
LORD Corp. has been selected as a winner in the Innovation Challenge competition sponsored by Aviation Week magazine for it UltraConductive Coating for lightning strike protection technology.

LORD, MVC join forces in composite panel production
Brazilian FRP molder MVC will work with LORD to produce harvester panels for vehicles manufactured by Case New Holland in the U.S.

News briefs—Feb. 17, 2009
Arkema launches carbon nanotubes website; AVK seeks applications for innovation awards; Cray Valley will open third demonstration and training center in South Korea; High Modulus celebrates 30 years in business; ITW Plexus updates its website; Brazil's MVC picks LORD as best supplier in 2008; Morphic will test small-scale wind turbine with carbon fiber blades; Scott Bader launches Crestapol microsite; Toho Tenax reportedly begins layoffs at Tennessee carbon fiber plant; VISTAGY, ATK to host webinar on composites manufacturing automation.

Bonding Technology: Thermosetting Structural Adhesives
A wealth of epoxies, polyurethanes and acrylics speed assembly and cut manufacturing cost in an ever-wider range of composites applications.

Bond cost-modeling software
Lord Corp.’s (Cary, N.C.) newly developed cost-modeling software program for structural bonding is designed to assess cost reductions achievable through the use of structural adhesives in place of fasteners and welding. The software is a product of Lord’s experience in the use of adhesives in transportation

Product Categories of LORD Corporation

Materials
  • Lightning strike materials (metal meshes, fabrics, etc.)
  • Adhesives
    • Acrylic
      • Acrylic, Paste
      • Acrylic, Solvent-based
      • Acrylic, Water-based
      • Acrylic, Other
    • Bismaleimide
      • Bismaleimide, Paste
      • Bismaleimide, Solvent-based
      • Bismaleimide, Water-based
      • Bismaleimide, Other
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, Paste
      • Epoxy, Solvent-based
      • Epoxy, Water-based
      • Epoxy, Other
    • Methyl methacrylate (MMA)
      • Methyl methacrylate (MMA), Paste
      • Methyl methacrylate (MMA), Solvent-based
      • Methyl methacrylate (MMA), Other
    • Nylon
      • Nylon, Paste
      • Nylon, Solvent-based
      • Nylon, Water-based
      • Nylon, Other
    • Phenolic
      • Phenolic, Paste
      • Phenolic, Solvent-based
      • Phenolic, Water-based
      • Phenolic, Other
    • Polyimide
      • Polyimide, Paste
      • Polyimide, Solvent-based
      • Polyimide, Water-based
      • Polyimide, Other
    • Silicone
      • Silicone, Paste
      • Silicone, Solvent-based
      • Silicone, Water-based
      • Silicone, Other
    • Urethane
      • Urethane, Paste
      • Urethane, Solvent-based
      • Urethane, Water-based
      • Urethane, Other
    • Other
      • Other, Paste
      • Other, Solvent-based
      • Other, Water-based
      • Other, Other
  • Gel coats
    • Conductive
  • Coatings and sizings
    • Conductive
    • Decorative
    • Electrostatic
    • Paint
    • Protective
  • Catalysts, promoters and curing agents
    • Curing agents, others
    • Hardeners
Auxiliary processing equipment, repair equipment, and supplies
  • Auxiliary processing equipment
    • Adhesive applicators
    • Bonding equipment
  • Composite repair equipment
    • Repair kits and equipment