pressure-sensitive adhesive

(redirected from Pressure sensitive adhesive)
Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

pressure-sensitive adhesive

[′presh·ər ¦sen·səd·iv ad′hē·siv]
(materials)
An adhesive that develops maximum bonding power when applied by a light pressure only.

pressure-sensitive adhesive

A viscoelastic material which remains permanently tacky in a solvent-free form; will adhere instantaneously to most solid surfaces with the application of very slight pressure.
References in periodicals archive ?
The "Pressure Sensitive Adhesives Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Product (Films), By Technology (Water-based, Radiation-cured), By Adhesive Chemistry, By End Use (Automotive, Packaging), And Segment Forecasts, 2019 - 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
All the company's spun rayon cloth output and some 85% of its pressure sensitive adhesive tape output will be supplied to export markets.
Pressure sensitive adhesive films and tapes offer a convenient and safe solution to many of the challenges currently facing medical device manufacturers.
Patented is a pressure sensitive adhesive double coated sheet consisting essentially of a shrink substrate and an energy radiation curable pressure sensitive adhesive layer, which is superimposed on one side.
Dynaglide can be pretreated for bonding and can be supplied with a pressure sensitive adhesive.
As pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) formulations move toward screenability, the industry must still focus on water use and energy efficiency.
ARclad 8314, 8901, and 7992 are pressure sensitive adhesive tapes engineered for lens and escutcheon bonding in mobile phone handsets including the new 2.5 G and upcoming 3 G mobile phone handsets.
Ridges on the liner create channels in the adhesive layer that show their full effect during the final application of the pressure sensitive adhesive PVC film.
pressure sensitive adhesive or a dry strippable protective film that leaves no residue or impacts on the substrate in any way.
"Pressure sensitive adhesive suppliers are answering the call and working closely with wireless manufacturers to solve some of the evolving problems," says Bill Jones, the technical marketing manager at MACtac, a leading supplier of pressure sensitive adhesives.