UV Curing Materials

Need to significally decrease dry times? UV curing materials offer many benefits compared to room temperature or heat curing chemistries. They are primarily used for the protection and sealing of electronics, glass, metal, plastic, and ceramics. UV curing materials are typically solvent-free, one part systems that require no mixing or purging. Ellsworth Adhesives supplies a variety of UV curing materials and equipment from the industries top manufacturers.

 

UV CURING MATERIALS

 

What is UV Curing?

 

UV curing is a photochemical reaction that occurs upon exposure to high intensity, ultraviolet light. UV curing materials are usually one component mixtures that offer many benefits to traditional room temperature or heat curing chemistries.

 

What Materials Are UV Curing?

 

 


 

 

Advantages

Increase Production

Increase Production

 

Reduce Waste

Reduce Waste

Cost Savings

Cost Savings

 

Advantages

 

Process Control

Process Control

Superior Strength

Superior Strength

 

Environmentally Friendly

Environmentally Friendly

 

 


 

How to Select the Right Material

 

There are several different factors to consider when choosing the right material for your application:

 

  • Adhesion to various substrates

  • Your current assembly process

  • Chemistry and cure systems

  • Cost saving opportunities

  • Ease of processing material

  • Quality and reliability

  • Thixotropic index

  • Viscosity, resistance to flow

 

Ellsworth Adhesives offers UV Curing products from the following manufacturers:

 

DowDymaxHenkelHumiSeal

ITW Polymers AdhesivesPermabond

 

If you need help choosing the right material or establishing a light cure process or dispensing system...

 

 

Ask the Glue Doctor

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