Door Manufacturing Adhesives

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To bring in-demand products to market, you need a partner with technical expertise that understands today’s challenging woodworking industry. You need a partner that can help you deliver the products your customers want and provide the valuable support your business needs. We tailor our product and process innovations to meet our customers’ critical needs, such as lowering cost in use, and increasing efficiency and production output. Our problem solving-power can add measurable value to your woodworking product.

Discover our modern and sustainable range of adhesives for the typical processes and applications of door manufacturing.

D3 PVAc adhesives

Product Name Key Properties Viscosity (mPas) at 20ºC pH-Value Open Time (mm)
Rakoll® GXL 3 Easy-to-apply and suitable for many processing conditions, provides very strong bonding 13000 3 8-12
Rakoll® ECO 3 Easy-to-apply and suitable for many processing conditions, recommended for UF replacement 11500 3 12

D4 PVAc adhesives

Product Name Key Properties Viscosity (mPas) at 20ºC pH-Value Open Time (mm)
Rakoll® GXL 4 Plus One-component adhesive emulsion, strong adhesion to many difficult-to-bond woods, color of glue line maintained despite typical process heat 3500 3.5 10
Rakoll® GXL 4 One-component adhesive emulsion, strong adhesion to many difficult-to-bond woods, quick strength properties immediately after bonding, performs very well on High Frequency (HF) presses 5500 3.5 8-9
Rakoll® ECO 4 One-component adhesive emulsion, suitable for many processing conditions 5500 3.5 8-9

Door Lamination – HMMC

Product Name Key Properties Initial Strength Open Time (min) Viscosity (mPas) at 120ºC
Rapidex® NP 2075 LT Very high initial strength, provides very good bonding on tensioned substrates Very High 3 45000
Rakoll® PUS 3700 Good adhesion to plastic substrates, metals and typical woodworking substrates High 5 12000
Rakoll® PUS 3500 Good green strength for bond security even on material with a certain spring back effect High 6 14000
Rapidex® HL 9554 F Suitable for many substrates and application methods including spraying, provides an elastic glue line Medium 1.5 9400

Edgebanding – HMMC

Product Name Key Properties Initial Strength Viscosity (mPas) at 120ºC Application Temp. (ºC)
Swift®lock 4196 High melting rate, short open time and high initial strength, ideal for high tensioned substrates Very High 220000 130-150
Rakoll® PUS 550 T High initial strength, suitable for a wide variety of substrates High 47000 120-140
Rakoll® PUS 450 R UV Good initial strength, suitable for low application speed machines Medium 45000 110-130

Edgebanding – Hot Melts

Product Name Key Properties Heat Resistance (ºC) Line Speed (m/min) Chemistry
Rakoll® TE 5728 High heat resistance, low stringing properties for clean and efficient processing, thin glue line for good finishing Up to 110 20-80 PO
Rakoll® TE 5714 Very versatile product, suitable for many edgebanding processes Up to 90 20-80 EVA
Rakoll® Supermelt Plus Transparent low density delivers low coat weight, high initial tack Up to 80 20-80 EVA
Rakoll® K 4/581 LV NAT Designed to be compatible with most edgebanding substrates, and typical application speeds and settings Up to 75 5-70 EVA
Rakoll® TE 5707 Specially good for low application speed machines and low application temperature Up to 65 5-10 EVA

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