BONDING/WELDING

Epoxies

Techsil launches clear, epoxy adhesive for composite substrates

EP25880 Clear cures to a clear product and provides a strong, tough and durable bond on carbon fiber composite parts.
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Processes

Evonik launches low-odor reactive diluent

In adhesive formulations, composite resins and gel coats, the reactive diluent can replace styrene and methyl methacrylate, either partially or in full. 
#regulation #adhesives

Processes

CAMX 2018 preview: Henkel

Henkel (Rocky Point, CT, US) is emphasizing in booth T13 its line of composite processing solutions for the entire manufacturing and bonding process, including mold releases, liquid shims, lightning strike protection and surfacing films, paste adhesives, machinable syntactic pastes and films, machinable adhesive films and low-viscosity composite resins.
#adhesives #camx

Processes

Teijin to build advanced fiber-reinforced wood building

New building to incorporate structural timber product comprising a number of layers of dimensioned timber and high-performance fibers bonded with structural adhesives.
#trends #aramidfiber #adhesives

Marine

Scott Bader expands in Japan

The new business will supply the growing composites market in Japan with composite and adhesive products coupled with technical support. 
#adhesives #windblades

Processes

Solvay opens structural adhesives manufacturing center in the UK

The new center is equipped with cutting edge technologies and industrializes manufacturing capabilities of structural adhesive and surfacing materials.
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CAMX Expo

CAMX 2018 preview: Scott Bader

Scott Bader North America (Stow, OH, US) is featuring its lineup of adhesives, resins, gelcoats and matched tooling systems.
#outofautoclave #adhesives #camx

Aerospace

CAMX 2018 preview: Renegade Materials/Maverick

High-temperature materials specialists Renegade Materials Corp. and Maverick Corp. (both in Miamisburg, OH, US) are featuring their prepregs and adhesives, powered by Maverick-developed, non-MDA polyimide resins.
#polyimide #outofautoclave #adhesives

CAMX Expo

CAMX 2018 preview: L&L Products

L&L Products (Romeo, MI, US) is presenting its room-temperature cure adhesives for applications that require fire and smoke and toxicity performance.
#adhesives #regulation #camx

Processes

Second Generation In-Mold Electronic materials enable embedded touch control and lighting

DuPont’s second generation of In-Mold Electronic (IME) materials boasts key advancements in its electrically conductive adhesive, protection encapsulant and crossover dielectric.
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