Adhesive Systems

Adhesive Systems

Smartfuse™ Adhesives

Smartfuse™ high performance industrial adhesives offer a range of working and fixture times when bonding multiple / dissimilar substrates for Automotive, Transportation, Industrial, Construction applications.

  • Smartfuse™ Epoxy: high-modulus adhesive for structural applications

Smartfuse™ Product Selector

System Description Hardener Mix Ratio Working Time at 20°C Clamp Time* at 20°C Sag Max Temp
E1009 Bonds multiple substrates found in general applications. Ideal for cross-market applications—Automotive, Transportation, Industrial, Construction 1:1
(by volume)
10 mins 1 hr 0.2 – 20mm 50°C
E2025 2:1
(by volume)
25 mins 5 hrs 63°C
E2090 90 mins 10 hrs 61°C
E2350 350 mins 13 hrs 58°C
*clamp time is determined as the time to reach a cleavage strength of 2kN

Spabond™ Adhesives

Spabond™ adhesives offer outstanding performance in high-stress, high-load applications for Marine, Wind Energy and Civil Engineering applications.

  • Spabond™ 300 Series: structural, high dynamic load applications
  • Spabond™ 500 Series: specialist substrate and applications
  • Spabond™ 700 Series: rapid structural adhesives

Product Selector

System Description Hardener Mix Ratio Working Time at 20°C Clamp Time* at 20°C Sag Max
Temp
Spabond™ 300 Series: structural, high dynamic load applications
Spabond™ 335 Toughened gap filling epoxy adhesive system. Fast (Black) 2:1
(by volume)
20 mins 6 hrs 5mm 65°C
Standard (Grey) 1 hrs 9 hrs
Spabond™ 340LV HT High strength, rubber toughened, fast dispense. Uses: Industrial, wind energy and marine. Fast (Red) 2:1
(by volume)
½ hr 4 hrs 20 – 25mm 68°C
Slow (Purple) 4 hrs 18 hrs
Extra Slow (Blue) 6 hrs 24 hrs
Spabond™ 345 Highly sag resistant. Uses: highest performance marine projects Fast (Black) 2:1
(by volume)
½ hr 5½ hrs 15 – 30mm 75°C
Slow (Red) 4 hrs 12 hrs 85°C
Extra Slow (Blue) 6 hrs 19 hrs 80°C
Spabond™ 500 Series: specialist substrate and applications
Spabond™ 5 Minute `Tacking and secondary bonding. 1:1
(by volume)
5 mins 20 mins 10 – 15mm 55°C
Spabond™ 540
Spabond™ 540LV
High elongation, long bonding times. Fast (Red) 1:1
(by volume)
¾ hr 3½ hrs 20 – 30mm 56°C
Standard (Purple) 2 hrs 15 hrs 58°C
Low viscosity resin option for easier application. Slow (Green) 4 hrs 25 hrs 52°C
Extra Slow (Blue) 6½ hrs tbc tbc
Spabond™ 568 Core bonding adhesive 2:1
(by volume)
5½ hrs 24 hrs 10mm 65°C
Spabond™ 570
Spabond™ 570LV
Easy mixing/smooth spreading. Bonds all woods
Low viscosity hardener option for easier application
1:1
(by volume)
1½ mins tbc 10 – 20mm 55°C
Spabond™ 700 Series: rapid structural adhesives
Spabond™ 730 High strength, rapid curing. General purpose adhesive. 1:1
(by volume)
10 mins 1 hr 10 – 15mm 60°C
*clamp time is determined as the time to reach a cleavage strength of 2kN

For our range of dispense guns and mix heads, please refer to the Ancillary Products section.

For further information, please see the related documents on the side bar or contact your customer support representative.