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Instant Hold Adhesive In Construction

The Secret To Efficient Construction – Instant Hold Adhesive – With reducing build time and maximising strength as our mission, we have now compiled a guide for the construction industry. Instant Hold Adhesive – Some quick wins to put into practise today : Don’t use blobs – For virtually every adhesive available using blobs increases curing time. Applying adhesive […]

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Construction Adhesive – The Ultimate Guide

The Ultimate Guide To Construction Adhesive – With reducing build time and maximising strength as our mission, we have now compiled a guide for the construction industry. Construction Adhesive – Some quick wins to put into practise today : Don’t use blobs – For virtually every adhesive available using blobs increases curing time. Applying adhesive as […]

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Adhesive – What Is It and Where Did It Come From?

Adhesive comes in many forms. It causes adherence and is used in many applications. The construction sector is one of the greatest users of adhesives worldwide. The first glues were from natural sources namely trees. Some of the first instances of adhesive use can be assigned to prehistoric times in the repair of pottery.

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Rite Power-X Adhesive Project

Another completed project using Power-X. Lynton from Albany Fine Furniture gives his feedback: Please see attached images of our latest install using your Rite Power-X at Albany Campus. It was used to stick the feature plywood panelling to a pre-painted Gyprock wall – works well & looks amazing!!! I must admit I was a little […]

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How Do Sealants Compare To Adhesives ?

The terms, sealants and adhesives, are often used for the same products. The prime use for sealants is sealing joints. Adhesives bond two elements together, whether it be elastic or hardening adhesive. Sealants compared to adhesives is a commonly raised question. The key question is using the right product for the right application. Aspects of […]

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Glue – What Type Should I Use?

Glue is a wide topic when you start matching types for different applications. As well as matching type to useage, product names can’t always be relied on, as glue can be known as adhesive or silicone. Types of Glue The secret to a successful project is matching the properties to the use. For example, siliconeis […]

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Installing Mirrors With Mirror Glue

Why Mirror Glue or Mirror Adhesive? Mirror adhesive is ideal for use in residential or commercial applications. Using an adhesive or glue such as Ritetack means that no fixings are visible. An instant grab adhesive also reduces labour costs through reducing install time. It also minimises install props such as timber which is another cost […]

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Adhesive Tensile Strength

Adhesive tensile strength relates to the adhesive once it is cured. When this adhesive specification is tested, it looks at the vertical force on the adhesive until it breaks apart. A high tensile strength means a strong adhesive.

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Initial Tack of Adhesives and Sealants

Initial tack is one of the most important features of adhesives and sealants. A high tack adhesive means that larger weights will be held without slippage while the adhesive is drying. It defines the ability of a wet adhesive to hold materials in place while the adhesive cures, without the material slipping or moving. Initial […]