Adhesives

July 20, 2015

  • What’s the difference between a cartridge of adhesive & a bottle?
    Many adhesives, particularly PU Adhesives, come in different forms. They are commonly seen in both a bottle & in a cartridge form. We are often asked what the difference is between a bottle of adhesive & a cartridge. The simple answer to this is that there is no difference in the end product but there might be a difference to... Read more >

July 13, 2015

  • What are D1, D2, D3 & D4 Adhesives?
    One question we are commonly asked is what the ‘D’ stands for when it comes to adhesives. Many people online find adhesives that look similar but then they see a ‘D2′ or a ‘D4′ next to them. This can seem like jargon but it is a quick way of noting different properties of an adhesive. The D grading stands for... Read more >

November 22, 2010

  • How to bond laminate to plywood
    Here is another question asked by a member of the public relating to adhesives. We hope that it and the answer which we include below are useful. I’d like to bond laminate to birch plywood to manufacture shower panels. What adhesive would you recommend? Here’s our response: The problem you will have here is making sure that steam from the... Read more >