PVA and other Water-Based Adhesives
A complete range of PVA glues is available. Abrabond offers PVA's for General Assembly, Veneering, Laminating, Foil Lamination, Chair Assembly, Edgebanding and Soft forming - all conforming to current European standards. Pack sizes from 1kg through to 1 tonne IBC's. We also offer high performance PVA and Co-Polymer adhesives for specialist applications such as Paper/PVC laminating, dowelling, use with knock-down DIY furniture, reselling etc.
Hot Melt Adhesives - EVA and PSA
Rakoll and own-labelled hot melts from Abrabond, again conforming to all European specifications, are of the highest quality. Grades are available for profile wrapping and high speed edgebanding lines, all the way through the range to low-temperature grades for hand-fed edgebanders. Special grades are supplied for solid wood lippings and for soft forming. We also have a range of pressure sensitive and polyolefin based hot melts for mattress production and specialist upholstery applications. EVA products are available in 25 kg bags and 330 gm cartridges whilst PSA's come in a variety of pack sizes from boxes containing ‘pack-free’ product up to 180 kgs drums.
Polyurethane Reactive (PUR) Adhesives
Many grades are offered and have been developed for use in profile wrapping of mouldings and window sections, edgebanding of furniture panels, edgelipping of fire doors etc., and for all kinds of general furniture assembly operations. We offer PUR adhesive in different forms, e.g., hot melt, water-based, solvent based and 100% solids liquid. Just about any pack size can be offered.
3D laminating (membrane press) Adhesive
ABRABOND offers an excellent range of polyurethane dispersion adhesives for use in membrane and membraneless presses. Rakoll Surepress, currently probably the best selling and highest performance product available in the UK, can be used either as a single component product or with a catalyst. A second 2 component grade is also available, namely Surepress 3D Plus. We have a range of Rakoll Smart Press one-part self-crosslinking adhesives with viscosities in the range 1,750 to 3,000 cPs, all of which exceed the requirements of BS 6250. Our 3D laminating adhesives are available as standard in pack sizes from 20 Kg drums up to 1 tonne IBC's.
Solvent based Contact Adhesives
ABRABOND market the complete range of Rakoll sprayable and hand-applied solvent based adhesives for flat bonding, post-forming, mattress production, foam converting and for the manufacture of upholstered furniture. Toluene-free formulations are available. A full range of flammable and non-flammable sprayable neoprene and SBR based contact adhesives for all furniture applications are available together with the appropriate cleaners.
We offer a full range of two-part resins which have been designed especially for veneering and other related furniture, door and structural wooden beam manufacturing applications. Our technically superior and environmentally-friendly range of Casco UF, Resorcinol and MUF resins enable manufacturers to press at lower temperatures or at faster speeds than can be achieved using conventional products. Unique, new generation Casco liquid hardeners improve mixing and safety implications. These products are supplied in containers from 25Kg up to 1 tonne IBC's.
Abrabond has a special range of wood finishing products available for furniture and joinery companies. Our range of UV lacquers, in particular, offers real performance and end-use benefits. Coat weights and cost can be reduced without sacrificing performance.