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The bond between adhesive selection and finished product

Edgeband with water drops

Today's adhesive technology allows for moisture-resistant surfaces. Photo: Jowat

The selection of the adhesive and application amount are both crucial for the production of a perfect end product. An insufficient or excessive amount will result in a lack of quality.

Although the optimum application amount frequently depends on the surface structure of the substrates, today's adhesive systems can be very forgiving of surfaces which are not ideal, maintain a solid connection of subtrates in cases where the bondable surface seems inadequate, and also act as efficient fillers when things get uneven....