open time

open time

The time interval between the spreading of an adhesive and the completion of the bond.
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Additionally, sureFLEX W120 with higher-shear V-01 permanent acrylic adhesive offers open time for clean removability of label misplacements at dispensing.
In the end product, the new dispersible polymer powder ensures a long open time and enhanced flexibility combined with excellent tensile adhesion strength, even after water or freeze/thaw conditions.
Prosaics and other provocations; empathy, open time, and the novel.
However, the open time or wet-edge time of low/zero-VOC aqueous coatings is a major challenge during application when cosolvents or coalescing agents are eliminated from the formulations.
Their excellent hot tack properties allow them to adhere quickly while providing up to 40 seconds of open time to meet production requirements.
For high-strength bonding, H8500 offers a short open time, while H8510 provides an extended open time for parts alignment.
This is said to enable a fine-tuning of the bonding process, with the possibility to adapt the initial strength, open time and rheological characteristics to the specific requirements over a relatively broad range.
Southwest has more open time, more space and will accommodate a full weight room for the team.
The ValveMate 8000 and ValveMate 8040 controllers provide convenient push-button adjustment of valve open time at the dispensing station.
Open time is the period after application when a coating surface is sufficiently wet to allow flow, release of solvents and air, and touching up without leaving marks.
Rhodia has introduced Rhodoline OTE, APE-free and zero-VOC additives that extend waterborne coating open time two to four fold and enables the formulation of highly performing low- to zero-VOC coatings.
The interface makes it possible to calculate mold temperature throughout the process cycle (instead of assuming a constant wall temperature) based on the cooling medium, its temperature and flow rate, and mold cycle time and open time.