Adcote™ 3840D is a solution based polyester resin. It provides excellent adhesion to most plastic and metal  substrates. Adcote™ 3840D can be used as primer, heat seal coating, binding resin, and ink vehicle base. Some coreactants can be used for special uses and application where enhanced performance is required.

Features & Benefits

Adcote™ 3840D provides excellent adhesion to a broad range of surfaces. It exibits good weather resistance and high pigment/filler acceptance. Adcote™ 3840D has excellent temperature and UV stability making an excellent heat seal adhesive or primer for outdoor applications.

Key Properties

Application Method
Air knife|Gravure|Reverse roll
Coreactant F
Coating Weight
2.0-6.0 lbs/ream
Dark Green
9.6 lbs/gallon
Mix Ratio
100:3.2 for Coreactant F
Recommended Diluent
MEK and Toluene
Key Performance Benefits
Excellent Adhesion, Broad Use on Most Surfaces, Excellent Weatherability, High Tensile Strength, Strong Interlaminate Bonds, High Pigment/Filler Acceptance, Economical Base
Shelf Life
360 days
Supplied Solids
MEK and Toluene
Cure Time
7 - 14 days
Mixed Viscosity
5300 cPs
Nominal Application Temperature
Room Temperature
Broad Use on Most Substrates
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