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Detailed description

AB1016 is a cream coloured, brushable, general purpose contact adhesive exhibiting excellent adhesion to most surfaces & provide good heat resistance. Bonds can be made over a wide range of open times because of its fast flash off & long open time. Non-soak in properties make it particularly suitable for edge bonding applications.

Use extensively for automotive trim applications, bonding decorative laminates to wood & wood composites in the kitchen furniture industry, and generally for bonding plastics (not expanded polystyrene or plasticised PVC), metals, leather, rubbers & urethane foams.


Stir well before use - surfaces to be bonded must be clean, dry & free from dust & grease. Condition materials to be bonded, particularly wood composites & decorative laminates, in the bonding environment overnight. Apply a thin, even coat of adhesive using a stiff brush or serrated comb. When touch dry align the bond edges & bond under maximum pressure using a nip roller, platen press or hand-held laminate rubber roller ensuring coalescence of the adhesive films. The high initial strength of the adhesive allows panels to be handled immediately although full bond strength is obtained over 1-2 days. Avoid excessive temperature variations over 3-4 days after bonding to allow substrates to normalise.

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Technical specification

Technical Data

  • Polychloroprene base.
  • 21 - 23% solids.
  • 2500 - 3500 CP @ 20C.
  • Cream Colour.
  • 5 - 30 mins tack life.
  • 4 - 6 sq metres per litre coverage.
  • Clean with Solvent No. 1 Toluene.
  • 12 months shlef life.
  • Store between 5 -20C.

Special Comments

  • For maximum bond integrity, precondition adhesive & materials to be bonded between 15-20C.
  • Surfaces need to be clean, dry & free from contaminants.
  • Stir adhesive vigourously before use.
  • By hand scraper coverage is between 4-6 square metres per litre.
  • Maximum adhesive performance depends on sufficient pressure being applied.


Suited for

  • Laminating