Furniture 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, suitable for the typical processes and applications of furniture components manufacturing, mainly in the household, office, kitchen and bathroom segments.

Flat Lamination | D3 certified PVAc adhesives

Product Name Key Properties Viscosity (mPas) at 20ºC pH-Value Open Time (min)
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

Flat Lamination – 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, idealfor high tensioned substrates Very High 220,000 130-150
Rakoll® PUS 550 T High initial strength, suitable for a wide variety of substrates High 47,000 120-140
Rakoll® PUS 450 R UV Good initial strength, suitable for low application speed machines Medium 45,000 110-130

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, idealfor high tensioned substrates Very High 220,000 130-150
Rakoll® PUS 550 T High initial strength, suitable for a wide variety of substrates High 47,000 120-140
Rakoll® PUS 450 R UV Good initial strength, suitable for low application speed machines Medium 45,000 110-130

Edgebanding – Hot Melts

Product Name Key Properties Heat Resistance (ºC) Application Temp. (ºC) 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

Membrane Press Machines

Product Name Key Properties Viscosity (mPas) Reactivation Temp. (ºC)
Swift®tak 4425 One component adhesive dispersion, provides good spray pattern, pre-coating possible for several days 1800 55-60
Swift®tak 4337 + Swift®hardener 4547 Two-component adhesive dispersion with high initial tack,recommended for furniture fronts requiring high temperature resistance 1800 (mixed) 55-60

Profile Wrapping Processes – HMMC

Product Name Key Properties Initial Strength Viscosity (mPas) at 120ºC Application Temp. (ºC)
Rakoll® PW 150 Excellent and fast adhesive strength increase, even with low coat weights. Designed for many substrates and application conditions, suitable for veneer Very High 22000 100-150
Swift®lock 4953 Designed for many profile shapes, thin foils and high gloss substrates High 27000 120-140
Rakoll® PUS Profiwrap Short open time, suitable for a wide variety of substrates Medium 19000 100-140
Rakoll® PUS 9654 B Short open time for moderate tensioned substrates, like decorative papers and foils Medium 35000 130-140

Profile Wrapping Processes – Hot Melts

Product Name Key Properties Heat Resistance (ºC) Application Temp. (ºC) Chemistry
Swift®therm 4374 Low density, enables coat weight reduction, high heat resistance up to and fast setting for high speed production processes Up to 120 170-200 PO
Rakoll® U 320 Suitable for many profile shapes, specially for paper lamination up to and corona treated PP Foils Up to 175 160-180 EVA
Rakoll® U 290 Suitable for precoating of paper and paper lamination Up to 80 160-180 EVA

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