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Processing and Troubleshooting Epoxy Adhesives and Encapsulants

Posted by Resin Designs Editor on Apr 6, 2020 11:30:00 AM

Two-component epoxies are versatile, viable adhesives and encapsulants that have demonstrated their value in the manufacture of electronics, medical devices, aerospace components, and many others. They provide superb electrical and mechanical properties along with the ability to resist extreme environments such as high and low temperatures and chemical exposure.

As part of our commitment to industry and customer support, we believe that our experience with two-component epoxies can be of value to manufacturers faced with certain processing and troubleshooting issues. While far from a comprehensive guide, we present below two common issues experienced when working with epoxies, as well as some tips on how to fix them.

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Topics: Epoxy Adhesives, troubleshooting, Encapsulants

Announcement: Resin Designs Axis® 310 and 310-W are Approved to ISO10993-5 (Cytotoxicity) Medical Standard

Posted by Resin Designs Editor on Feb 4, 2020 1:00:00 PM

Axis 310 and Axis 310-W are the most recent additions to Resin Designs’ growing line of medically tested and qualified adhesives. Both products are single component epoxies for simplicity in application. Their heat curing chemistry provides added temperature and chemical resistance properties. These adhesives bond to a wide range of substrates typically found in the design of high-performance medical devices.

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Topics: Resin Designs, Adhesive Solutions, Curable Adhesive

Our 165-183 UV Curable Adhesive is now UL V0 Rated

Posted by Resin Designs Editor on May 13, 2019 11:27:03 AM

Resin Designs UV 165-183 is uniquely designed for thick applications as both an adhesive and encapsulant where UL V0 fire ratings are critical. The products properties include:

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Topics: Resin Designs, Adhesive Solutions, Curable Adhesive

5 Important Reasons Why You Should be Mindful of Glass Transitions Temperatures When Selecting an Epoxy Adhesive

Posted by Resin Designs Editor on Nov 8, 2017 11:03:00 AM

Unlike thermoplastic alternatives such as hot melt adhesives, cured thermosetting epoxies will not re-flow or melt when heated. Instead, epoxies will undergo a transition from a hard-rigid state to a more pliable, rubbery state. The temperature range during which this transition takes place is known as the glass transition temperature, Tg.

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Topics: Resin Designs, Epoxy Adhesives, Glass Transition