Instant adhesives are one-part, room temperature curing adhesives that come in a variety of viscosities. They are commonly used for high-performance bonding of a variety of materials in a matter of seconds, including rubber, wood, metal, and even the most advanced plastics.
Using Instant Adhesives
Instant adhesives (also known as cyanoacrylates) are simple to apply, whether in an automated production line or in the workshop. They cure at room temperature, are usually single part, and come in a variety of viscosities to meet your specific needs.
Loctite provides a wide range of instant adhesive dispensing equipment and can also design and create dispensing tools to meet particular customer requirements.
Instant Adhesive Applications
Instant adhesives have a wide range of uses and are used in nearly every industry, from medical to automotive. This is due to the fact that they can be adapted to a wide range of materials while also maintaining high strength and flexibility under a number of conditions.
Selecting the Right Instant Adhesive/Cyanoacrylate
Are you looking for an instant adhesive that meets basic performance requirements? Here are our best-selling pieces based on their attributes:
|Flexible||Clear||5.0 – 30.0 sec.||Loctite 4902|
|Low Viscosity||Clear||2.0 – 10.0 sec.||Loctite 406|
|General Purpose||Clear||5.0 – 10.0 sec.||Loctite 454|
|Toughened, Cure Speed: Slow Cure||Black||20.0 – 50.0 sec.||Loctite 480|
|High Toughness||Grey (once mixed)||10.0 min.||Loctite HY 4080|
|Low Odor/Low Bloom||Clear||5.0 – 20.0 sec.||Loctite 403|
|Surface Insensitive||Clear||3.0 – 10.0 sec.||Loctite 401|
Feel free to browse through all the instant adhesives we can offer.
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