Adhesive Bonding Systems for Aerospace, Optical, Electronics, Medical and Automotive Industry

Master Bond offer the widest selection of compounds — over 3000 grades to meet your needs. Job proven for more than 30 years by major worldwide manufacturing companies, Master Bond products are presently employed in industries ranging from aerospace, optical and electronics to oil/chemical processing, medical and automotive. In fact, special grades are UL, USP Class VI and NASA approved. Often Master Bond adhesives are the most crucial part of the assembly process.

Increasing Productivity with Specialized Adhesive Bonding Systems

Master Bond's line of formulations consists of epoxies, polyurethanes, silicones, acrylics, cyanoacrylates and UV cures. They are designed to speed productivity, reduce waste, save energy and enhance product capabilities. They are available in small to large quantities and are freshly prepared to ensure maximum shelf life. We even have replacements for competitors discontinued products. If you have any unusual specifications, Master Bond will custom design an adhesive system to meet your requirements. When making your adhesive selection, you can depend on Master Bond.

Master Bond Adhesive Bonding Products

The following table summarizes Master Bond's range of adhesive bonding products.

Product

Description

X17

Single part, room temperature curing system for bonding polyolefins without surface preparation.

EP21TDC

Two part, toughened, room temperature curing epoxy that is ideal for bonding dissimilar substrates. Offers both high peel and shear strength properties.

SUPREME 10AOHT

One part thermally conductive epoxy requiring oven curing. Offers excellent strength, temperature resistance & heat transfer properties.

EP21ND

Non-drip, easy to use, general purpose two part epoxy adhesive and sealant. Rigidity and flexibility can be altered by varying the mix ratio.

EP30P

Specialty two part epoxy with wide applicability for bonding, sealing & coating of plastics such as acrylics and polycarbonates.

SUPREME 3HTND-2

Rapid curing, one part, no mix epoxy. Requires elevated temperature cure of 250-300°F. Ideal for bonding dissimilar substrates. Will not flow when cured.

UV18S

UV curable system with superior resistance to chemicals, particularly solvents. Cures rapidly at room temperature upon exposure to UV light.

MASTERSIL 410

Non-flowable, silicone adhesive/sealant with an elongation of over 500%. Superior electrical insulation properties. Superb water resistance. Cures at ambient temperatures.

Typical Applications for Master Bond Adhesive Bonding Systems

Typical applications of Master Bond's range of products for adhesive bonding products include:

  • Lenses & Prisms
  • Steering Systems
  • IC Packaging
  • OLED's
  • Connector Sealing
  • Composites
  • Wave Guides
  • Voltage Regulators
  • Catheters
  • Imaging Systems
  • Alternators
  • Respiratory Products
  • Solar Panels
  • Engine Cooling Systems
  • Transducers
  • Antennas
  • Down Hole Pumps
  • Tubing Assemblies
  • Heat Transfer Devices
  • Endoscopes
  • Power Generators
  • Honeycomb Parts Printers
  • Door Panels
  • Hearing Aids
  • Ovens
  • Displays
  • Ophthalmic Instruments
  • Washing Machines
  • Electronic Controllers
  • Orthopedic Devices
  • Mobile Phones
  • Instruments
  • Surgical Instruments
  • Drills
  • Fuel Management Systems
  • Filters Cameras
  • Engines
  • Pumps
  • Ovens
  • Motors
  • Compressors
  • Brake Systems
  • PC Boards
  • Lasers
  • Controllers
  • Heat Sinks
  • Fiber Optics
  • Hydraulic Components
  • Sensors Lenses & Prisms
  • Steering Systems
  • IC Packaging
  • OLED's
  • Connector Sealing
  • Composites
  • Wave Guides
  • Voltage Regulators
  • Catheters
  • Imaging Systems
  • Alternators
  • Respiratory Products
  • Solar Panels
  • Engine Cooling Systems
  • Transducers
  • Antennas
  • Down Hole Pumps
  • Tubing Assemblies
  • Heat Transfer Devices
  • Endoscopes
  • Power Generators
  • Honeycomb Parts
  • Structural Panels
  • Harness Assemblies
  • Railcars
     

Important Adhesive Performance Requirements

Master Bond adhesives are designed to meet specific performance requirements. Among the most important are:

  • Abrasion resistance
  • Chemically resistance
  • Cryogenically serviceable
  • Easily polished
  • Easily removed by water
  • Easily repairable
  • Electrically insulative
  • Excellent adhesion
  • Mechanical properties
  • Optical transmission
  • High temperature resistance
  • Index of refraction
  • Low coefficient of expansion
  • Low outgassing
  • Dimensionally stability
  • Reworkable
  • Low shrinkage
  • Low stress
  • Shock resistance
  • Non-yellowing
  • Resistance to water
  • Impact resistance
  • Screen printable
  • Spectral transmittance
  • Peel strength
  • Durability
  • Thermal cycling
  • Shock resistance
  • Thermal conductivity
  • Vibration resistance

Performance Properties of Master Bond Adhesive Bonding Systems

Specific Master Bond range of adhesive bonding products offers resistance to:

  • Water
  • Acetone
  • Toluene
  • MEK
  • Mineral Spirits
  • Isopropanol
  • Xylene
  • Bleach
  • Steris
  • Cydex
  • Skydrol
  • Methanol
  • Ethanol
  • Gasoline
  • Butylacetate
  • Potassium Hydroxide
  • 10% Hydrofluoric Acid
  • 96% Sulfuric Acid
  • 10% Nitric Acid
  • 50% Sodium Hydroxide
  • 35% Ammonium Hydroxide

Plastics that can be Bonded with Master Bond Adhesive Bonding Products

Within Master Bond's range of adhesive bonding products there are grades that can bond plastics such as:

  • ABS
  • Acetal
  • Arcylic
  • ASA
  • Epoxy
  • Eva
  • FEP, PFA
  • Fiberglass
  • Kevlar
  • Peek
  • Phenolic, Polyester Dap
  • PMMA
  • Polyamide (Nylon)
  • Polybutylene Terephthalate (Valox)
  • Polycarbonate
  • Polyester (LCP)
  • Polyester (PBT)
  • Polyester (PET)
  • Polyester, thermoset
  • Polyetherimide (Ultem)
  • Polyethersulfone
  • Polyimide
  • Polypropylene
  • Polystyrene
  • Polyurethane
  • PPO
  • PPS
  • PTFE
  • PVC
  • San

Metals that can be Bonded with Master Bond Adhesive Bonding Products

Master Bond's produces adhesive bonding products that can be used to bond metals including:

  • Aluminum & Alloys
  • Anodized Aluminum
  • Beryllium
  • Brass
  • Bronze
  • Cadmium
  • Carbide
  • Cast Iron
  • Chromium
  • Copper & Alloys
  • Galvanized Steel
  • Germanium
  • Gold
  • Incoloy
  • Inconel
  • Kovar
  • Lead
  • Magnesium & Alloys
  • Molybdenum
  • Nickel
  • Nitenol
  • Platinum
  • Silver
  • Solders
  • Steel (Mild & Carbon)
  • Steel (Stainless)
  • Tin
  • Titanium & Alloys
  • Tungsten & Alloys
  • Zinc & Alloys

Rubbers that can be Bonded with Master Bond Adhesive Bonding Products

There are also Master Bond adhesive bonding products that can be used to bond rubbers and elastomers such as:

  • Butyl
  • Chloroprene
  • Ethylene Propylene
  • Fluorocarbon
  • Halogenated Butyl
  • Latex
  • Natural
  • Neoprene
  • Polyacrylate
  • Polychloroprene
  • Polysioprene
  • Polysulfide
  • Santoprene
  • Silicone
  • Styrene-Butadiene
  • Styrenic TPE

Specialty Substrates that can be Bonded with Master Bond Adhesive Bonding Products

Master Bond range of  adhesive bonding products can also be used to bond:

  • Polyolefins, including Polyethylene and Polypropylene among others

Other Materials that Master Bond Adhesive Bonding Products can Bond

Master Bond also manufacture adhesive bonding products that can bond materials such as:

  • Ceramics
  • Gallium
  • Glass

This information has been sourced, reviewed and adapted from materials provided by Master Bond Inc.

For more information on this source, please visit Master Bond Inc.

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