ADCOTE 3220

Adcote™ 3220 adhesive is a solution of a very tough and hard solid polyester resin. Adcote 3220 can be used as supplied or it can be crosslinked with Coreactant F to further improve chemical and temperature resistance. Adcote 3220 resin has excellent adhesion to most plastic films and to metal surfaces. Used as Blending/Modifying Resin, Binding Resin and Web Saturant, Laminating Adhesive, Heat Seal Coating

Features & Benefits

Low Glass Transition Temperature, U.V. Stable, Crosslinkable, Broad Temperature Range Flexibility, Excellent Weatherability, Enhanced Chemical and Temperature Properties

Key Properties

Application Method
Air knife|Gravure|Reverse roll|Slot die
Coreactant
Coreactant F, Coreactant 9L10, Coreactant CT
Coating Weight
2.0-6.0 lbs/ream
Carrier
Toluene, 1,3-Dioxolane
Chemistry
Polyester
Color
Clear Amber Liquid
Density
8.0-8.2 lbs/gallon
Mix Ratio
100:1.8 for Coreactant F, 100:1.4 for Coreactant 9L10, 100:1.4 for Coreactant CT
Recommended Diluent
Toluene, 1,3-Dioxolane, Methyl Ethyl Ketone, Tetrahydrofuran, Cyclohexanone
Drying Web Temperature
180-220F
Key Performance Benefits
Adhesion to plastic and metal substrates
Shelf Life
365 days
Applied Solids
17-20 %
Supplied Solids
19-21 %
Solvent
1,3 Dioxolane, Methyl Ethyl Ketone, Toluene
Thinner
1,3 Dioxolane, Toluene, Methyl Ethyl Ketone
Cure Time
7-14 days at Room Temperature
Mixed Viscosity
75-500 cps
Nip Temperature
140 °F
Nominal Application Temperature
Room Temperature
Pot Life
8 hours
Substrates
Various Metal and Plastic Substrates
Bond Strength
1000 PSI
Viscosity
75-500 cPs

Techincal Resources

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