Glass, Metal, and Plastics Adhesives for Major Household Appliance Applications

Adhesives, Coatings, Gaskets, and Masking Materials


Glass, Metal, and Plastics Adhesives for Major Household Appliance Applications

Dymax offers a variety of light-curable adhesives, coatings, gaskets, and masking materials to fit the various applications found in the manufacture of major home appliances. Typical major appliances include refrigerators, freezers, ranges (gas and electric), ovens, clothes washers, clothes dryers, dishwashers, and air conditioners. Designed for rapid and reliable assembly of your most difficult applications, Dymax has the chemical expertise to solve your adhesive, curing equipment, and dispensing challenges. Appliance adhesives from Dymax are used for bonding glass, plastics, and metal substrates typically used in the assembly of many household appliances.

Typical Major Home Appliance Applications Include:

  • Glass, Plastic, and Metal Bonding
  • Potting
  • Wire Tacking
  • Conformal Coating
  • FIP/CIP Gasketing
  • Dome Coating
  • Keypad Molding
  • Magnet Bonding

Dymax Light-Curable Materials Can Be Used In The Following Components

Handles
Cabinets
Doors
Mixer Valves
Shelves
Panels
Circuitry
Plastic Reservoirs
Displays
LED Lighting
Control Panels
Speaker Assemblies

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UV/Visible Light Curing Major Home Appliance Adhesives Selector Guide

Applications: Conformal coating of circuit boards; bonding and sealing LCD, touchscreen or other displays to internal hardware and external panels; sealing door bracket to cover; bonding touchscreen controls and displays to stainless steel or powder-coated metal frame
Features: MIL/IPC/UL recognized; highest chemical resistance; designed for manual spraying processes or applications with unavoidable shadows; compatible with all spray equipment; secondary moisture cure

Applications: Conformal coating of circuit boards; wire tacking
Features: MIL/IPC/UL recognized; high chemical resistance; compatible with all spray equipment; secondary heat cure; blue fluorescing available

Applications: Conformal coating of circuit boards
Features: MIL/IPC/UL recognized; flexible for thermal cycling
Applications: Dome coating name tags
Features: Scratch-resistant dome coating; moderate-dome profile; indoor exposure only

Applications: Dome coating name tags
Features: High gloss, scratch resistant dome coating; limited outdoor exposure
Applications: Potting of isolated chips and circuits
Features: Flexible, resilient encapsulant/potting material; excellent thermal cycling; excellent adhesion to Kapton
Applications: Form-In-Place gaskets; bonding/sealing metal clips to glass tops; FIP gaskets for vibration isolation and reduction
Features: Chemical resistant, tack-free gasket; Newtonian formulation; low glass-transition temperature; thermal range -85° to 200 °C (-120° to 390°F)

Applications: FIP gaskets for vibration isolation and reduction
Features: Soft, tacky gasket with good adhesion to nylon and metals; greatest deflection; ideal for sound dampening

Applications: Form-In-Place gaskets; bonding/sealing metal clips to glass tops; FIP gaskets for vibration isolation and reduction
Features: Soft, flexible gasket; low compression set

Applications: Form-In-Place gaskets; sealing plastic, glass, metal, and plated surfaces and enclosures; for automotive door handle, appliance housing, and critical electronic assembly and device applications; FIP gaskets
Features: Tack-free, moisture and chemical resistant, soft and durable, prevents absorption or penetration of air, dust, noise, liquids, gaseous substances, or dirt
Applications: Bonding plastic edging to glass shelves; bonding and sealing LCD, touchscreen or other displays to internal hardware and external panels; wire tacking; display mounting and sealing; sealing push-button controls; LED bonding and fixturing; touchscreen positioning and fixturing
Features: Excellent glass, polycarbonate, PMMA bonder

Applications: Bonding plastic edging to glass shelves; display mounting and sealing; sealing push-button controls; LED bonding and fixturing; touchscreen positioning and fixturing; bonding outer window into housing
Features: Plastic to metal bonder for dissimilar substrates; blue to clear upon exposure to UV/Visible light

Applications: Bonding touchscreen controls and displays to stainless steel or powder-coated metal frame; bonding/sealing metal clips to glass tops; bonding metal, plastic, or glass
Features: UV glass, plastic, and metal bonder; resistant to UV, yellowing, thermal shock, and high impact

Applications: Plastic edge guard to glass shelf bonding; shelf slide bracket to glass shelf; door storage unit assembly; crisper drawer assembly; LED lighting bonding and fixturing; touchscreen positioning and fixturing; bonding door outer window into housing; bonding glass-to-glass; bonding glass-to-metal
Features: Glass, metal, and plastic bonder; low shrinkage; high Tg and thermal degradation; high-temperature and moisture resistant; flexible for shock resistance

Applications: Touchscreen positioning and fixturing; bonding metal, plastic, or glass; bonding outer window into housing
Features: Glass, metal, and acrylic/plastic bonder

Applications: Bonding mounting bracket; bonding and sealing LCD, touchscreen or other displays to internal hardware and external panels; wire tacking; potting thermocouples, terminal switches, wire harnesses; bonding stainless steel backsplash; bonding stainless steel clips; bonding touchscreen controls and displays to stainless steel or powder-coated metal frame; bonding/sealing metal clips to glass tops; bonding metal, plastic, or glass; bonding windings on commutator
Features: Excellent adhesion to metals, glass, and many plastics; Multi-Cure® with secondary heat cure for shadowed areas

846-GEL w/
501-E-REV-A Activator
Applications: Bonding mounting bracket; bonding panels; replacing welds on stainless steel cabinets and panels; bonding magnets
Features: Activator-cured structural adhesive; wipe on, solvent-less primer
Applications: Removable masking during polishing and finishing steps
Features: Chemical- and heat-resistant gel with See-Cure; blue to pink upon sufficient exposure to UV/Visible light; easy to peel mask

Applications: Removable masking during polishing and finishing steps
Features: Peelable mask with aggressive chemical resistance for plating
Applications: Bonding and sealing LCD, touchscreen or other displays to internal hardware and external panels; wire tacking
Features: High viscosity Multi-Cure® adhesive; excellent adhesion to metals and ceramics