Cary, North Carolina – Lord Corporation is launching a new fast-cure, low exotherm family of urethane adhesives for the truck manufacturing industry. It is set to make its debut at the Work Truck Show at the Indiana Convention Center in March.
Lord adhesive speeds up truck manufacture
Lord 7800 Fast-Cure Urethane Adhesive is designed for heavy duty trucks, service bodies, recreational vehicles. It can also be used in trailer and marine vehicle maufacture. The adhesive will bond engineering thermoplastics, painted and e-coated metals, and composites.
The company claims the adhesive enables faster assembly and cycle times. It cures like an acrylic adhesive, while offering the flexibility and low exotherm of a polyurethane.
‘The two-component adhesive system can deliver extremely rapid cure to its final strength with excellent sag resistance and easy mix ratio,’ the company said.