ADCOTE 577

Adcote™ 577 is the isocyanate-terminated polyester urethane component of a two-component adhesive system that requires the use of Coreactant Adcote 577B to achieve full properties. Adcote 577/577B adhesive provides high bond strength and a high level of heat and chemical resistance.

Features & Benefits

High running solids with broad application use up to hot fill and even outer ply retort. Used in some industrial applications as well.

Key Properties

Application Method
Gravure|Wire Wound Rods
Coreactant
Adcote 577B, Adcote 577C, Adcote T8384
Coating Weight
1.25-3.5 lbs/ream
Carrier
Ethyl Acetate
Chemistry
Polyester Urethane
Color
Clear Yellow Liquid
Density
9.7 lbs/gallon
Mix Ratio
100:8.8 with 577B
Recommended Diluent
Ethyl Acetate, Methyl Ethyl Ketone
Drying Web Temperature
150-180 °F
Key Performance Benefits
Broad Performance
Shelf Life
360 days
Applied Solids
40-45%
Supplied Solids
75%
Solvent
Ethyl Acetate
Thinner
Ethyl Acetate
Cure Time
3-5 days @ Room Temperature
Mixed Viscosity
3,800 cPs
Nip Temperature
150-220 °F
Nominal Application Temperature
Room Temperature
Post Process Time
4-8 hours
Pot Life
> 8 hours
Substrates
PE, PP, Coex Films, PET, Foil, metallized Films, PVDC-coated Substrates, Paper, Nylon, Cellophane, PVC
Bond Strength
> 1200 gr/in
Viscosity
3,500 cPs

Technical Resources

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