Our adhesives for the high technology, high performance assembly industries include products for bonding similar or dissimilar materials across many applications, desired curing types or times, and environmental conditions. We help you choose and evaluate the optimum adhesive for your needs.
Our adhesive range includes:
- Structural or temporary
- Adhesive chemistries: epoxy, polyurethane, methacrylate, acrylic, silicone, cyanoacrylate
- Fast cure, slow cure, UV and light cure
- Thermally and electrically conductive
- Single and two part
- Chemical, fuel and solvent resistant
- Resistance to extremes of temperature
- Meet regulatory requirements: e.g. ISO 10993, UL94V-0, USP Class VI
- Flexible or rigid
- Thick and viscous to thin and runny
- Transparent or opaque, optically clear or translucent
- Colour change on cure
- Fluorescing for inspection
Structural adhesives provide strong, load bearing joints for engineering and industrial applications. Our range provides bonding capability for your most challenging projects.
UV & Light Curing Adhesives
Light-curable adhesives cure in seconds on exposure to longwave ultraviolet and/or visible light. They optimise assembly speed, increase product throughput and enable 100% in-line inspection.
We offer adhesives which exhibit thermal and/or electrical conductivity. Applications include thermal management, electronic circuits, shielding, and die-attach in micro-electronics, hybrid circuits, chip-on-board (COB), LEDs, component manufacture, displays, flexible circuitry, medical devices and optics/optoelectronics.
Medical Device Adhesives
ISO 10993 and USP Class VI tested medical device adhesives and protective materials. Also includes adhesives resistant to autoclaving and biocompatible materials.
adhere Cyanoacrylate Adhesives are superior quality, high purity single part adhesives which have numerous applications in all aspects of high technology, high performance assembly.
Optics, Fibre Optics & Electro-Optics Adhesives
Adhesives, coatings and materials for use in optical applications. These products are either optically clear, opaque black or have specific properties which make them attractive to the broader optics market.
Polytec PT Thermally Conductive Adhesives in Cartridges
We have a range of Polytec PT thermally conductive adhesives in side-by-side cartridges for manual processing. Polytec TC 406, TC 411 and TC 422 are two-component epoxies that cure at room temperature and are used for thermal management in electronics, hybrid technology, sensor technology and power engineering.
WACKER Thermally Conductive Silicone Adhesives & Potting Compounds
Modern power semiconductor devices and electronic assemblies are both subject to the same trend – miniaturisation. This is leading to ever higher operating temperatures. WACKER’s thermally conductive silicone adhesives have a key dual role in this process. On the one hand, they transfer the device’s heat to the heat sink or other dissipation components. On […]
IRS 2125 High Performance Flexible Epoxy Adhesive
IRS 2125 Flexible Epoxy Adhesive is a high performance black resin system. Its combination of flexibility and high adhesive strength lends itself to many high technology bonding, sealing and insulating applications.
IRS 2126 Fast Cure Flexible Epoxy Adhesive
IRS 2126 Fast Cure Flexible Epoxy Adhesive is a high performance, thixotropic black resin system. Its combination of flexibility and high adhesive strength lends itself to many high technology bonding applications.
IRS 2129-1 Rubber Modified Epoxy Adhesive
IRS 2129-1 Rubber Modified Epoxy Adhesive is a high performance black resin system. It is designed for the bonding of dissimilar materials, and is particularly suited to bonding rubber or bonding rubberised surfaces.
IRS L&L A-K015 Clear Methacrylate Structural Adhesive – Fast Curing, Transparent Bond
IRS L&L A-K015 Clear Methacrylate Structural Adhesive is a two-component, toughened, clear structural adhesive. It provides primerless adhesion to most metals, thermoplastics, composites and other substrates.
IRSL&L A-K083, IRSL&L A-K085 Methacrylate Structural Adhesives – Fast Cure, High Strength
IRSL&L A-K083 and IRSL&L A-K085 are two-component adhesives based on methyl methacrylate (MMA) and have been specifically formulated for improved bonding to plastic substrates.
Opti-tec 5001 Optical Epoxy Adhesive
Opti-tec 5001 is a two component, very low viscosity epoxy with very high optical clarity. It is designed for potting, encapsulation and adhesion of components where high optical clarity, good wetting and low viscosity are important.
Dymax UV & Visible Light Curing Plastic, Glass and Metal Bonding Adhesives
Dymax UV Light Curing adhesives for plastic, metal & glass bonding cure in seconds upon exposure to ultraviolet light and/or visible light, even through UV blocked plastics.
Dymax UV Curing Glass Bonding Adhesives
Dymax UV Curing Glass Bonding Adhesives form high strength, crystal clear, environmentally resistant bonds to glass as well as a variety of metal and plastic substrates.
DYMAX MD® UV Adhesives for Medical Device Assembly
Dymax MD Medical Device Adhesives are light curing and fluorescing adhesives which significantly reduce your assembly processing costs.
Opti-tec 5006 Optically Clear ISO 10993 Epoxy Adhesive
Opti-tec 5006 is a two component, medium viscosity epoxy with high optical clarity. It has a fast room temperature cure, which can be accelerated by heating. Opti-tec 5006 is designed for potting, encapsulation and adhesion of components where high optical clarity, good wetting and medium viscosity are important.
Opti-tec 5007 Clear Epoxy Adhesive for Optics
Opti-tec 5007 is a two component, low viscosity clear epoxy adhesive with a two hour pot life, capable of curing within 20 minutes at 75°C. Opti-tec 5007 has excellent sealing and bonding characteristics due to its viscosity and wetting properties. Cured material has high shock and impact resistance with outstanding chemical, moisture and thermal resistance.
Opti-tec 5012 Low Viscosity, Clear Epoxy Adhesive / Encapsulant
Opti-tec 5012 is a two component, low viscosity epoxy with very high optical clarity. It is designed for potting, encapsulation and adhesion of components where high optical clarity, good wetting and low viscosity are important.
Opti-tec 5013 Optically Clear, Fast Cure Epoxy Adhesive for Glass and Glass/Metal Bonding
Optic-tec 5013 Optically Clear, Fast Cure Epoxy Adhesive is designed as a structural adhesive, or for small potting and encapsulation projects where optical clarity, good wetting and medium viscosity are important.
Opti-tec 5053 High Temperature Epoxy Adhesive
Opti-tec 5053 High Temperature Epoxy Adhesive is a two component, low viscosity, heat curing epoxy designed for high temperature applications. It is well suited to fibre optic terminating, where optical fibres are “pot and polished” into connectors or ferrules.
Opti-tec 5053-F-A High Temperature Fast Cure Epoxy Adhesive for Fibre Optic Terminating
Opti-tec 5053-F-A is a low viscosity, heat curing epoxy designed for high temperature applications. It is especially well suited to fibre optic terminating.
Opti-tec 5054 High Temperature Epoxy Adhesive
Opti-tec 5054 High Temperature Epoxy Adhesive has outstanding environmental resistance and is useful in fibre optic terminations which require superior thermal and environmental resistance.
Opti-tec 5054-T High Temperature Thixotropic Epoxy Adhesive
Opti-tec 5054-T High Temperature Thixotropic Epoxy Adhesive is a two component, thixotropic, heat curing epoxy formulated for very high temperature resistance and can operate up to 350°C for short periods.
Dymax UV Curable Optical Assembly Adhesives
Dymax OP UV Curable Optical Assembly Adhesives allow precision bonding, mounting and fixturing – they are optically clear, high strength, low stress adhesives that cure in seconds upon exposure to UV and visible light. For optics, fibre optics, electro-optics and applications where fast cure, optical clarity and ultra low shrinkage are important.
Dymax Optical Display & Touch Screen Laminating Adhesives
Dymax light-curable optical display bonding adhesives are specifically formulated for applications where durable, crystal-clear, invisible bonds are required. Their fast, on-demand cure allows substrates to be repositioned precisely until parts are ready to be cured.
Araldite 2000+ Structural Adhesives for Engineering
Araldite® 2000 PLUS is a portfolio of structural adhesives designed for complex plastic and metal-based applications.
Optical Adhesives & Encapsulants from Polytec PT
Polytec PT offers a range of high performance optical adhesives for use in optical and medical applications. The materials are either optically clear or black opaque.
Electrically Conductive Adhesives from Polytec PT
Polytec PT electrically conductive adhesives are designed for electronic interconnects in a wide range of applications, including hybrid electronic assembly and solder replacement.
Thermally Conductive Adhesives from Polytec PT
Polytec PT offers a range of high technology, thermally conductive adhesives. The products are two-part and single-part epoxy systems designed for all applications where heat transfer is essential, including heat-sinking and ceramic packaging.
Dymax UV Light Curing Adhesives for Electronics Assembly
Dymax adhesives are ideal for bonding heat sinks and heat sensitive components, wire and component tacking, strain relief of large parts and securing hand inserted components prior to wave soldering.
Cyanoacrylate Adhesives for Professionals – Single Part, Fast Cure
adhere Cyanoacrylate Adhesives are superior quality, high purity, single part adhesives which have numerous applications in all aspects of high technology, high performance assembly. The range includes surface-insensitive, fast cure and low odour, low blooming formulations.