Toughened Acrylic Adhesive - S1500 - 50ml

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Price for 1 unit: £21.66
Ex. VAT: £18.05
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Product Overview

Toughened Acrylic Adhesive S1500 is a two-component, pink and green, structural methacrylate adhesive, designed for the bonding of high strength metal and composite applications. It is suitable for bonding: Aluminium, Stainless Steel, carbon fibre, GRP wood and glass. It is particularly suitable for model railway kits especially for the attachment of fine detailing, and between metal and plastic.

Balanced adhesive

S1500 has been formulated from innovative technology, including a revolutionary adhesion system. This unique system enables the S1500 to achieve the ultimate balance of mechanical strength and impact resistance whilst still remaining both simple and quick to use.

Typical Applications

Toughened Acrylic Adhesive S1500 is very versatile and can bond a wide variety of substrates without the need for surface primers or conditioners. It is suitable for bonding:

  • Aluminium & stainless steel lettering in the sign manufacturing industry
  • Metal fasteners to aluminium and moulded composite parts
  • Carbon fibre body panels
  • GRP in the marine industry
  • Dissimilar metals for trailer fabrication
  • Carbon fibre
  • Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP) wood
  • Glass
  • Suitable for use as a model railway kit
  • Acrylic to metal adhesive
  • Acrylic to glass adhesive
  • Similar applications

Best applied

Toughened Acrylic Adhesive S1500 is best applied by the 50ml twin cartridge applicator gun and 50ml mixer nozzle bought separately.

Properties of Uncured Material

Resin Methyl Methacrylate
Appearance Translucent Liquid
Cure System Exothermic
Pre Mixed Colours Pink and green
Pack Size 50ml
Viscosity 5000cps
Work Life 2 - 3 minutes
Handling Strength 4 - 5 Minutes @ 20°C

Properties of Cured Material

ASTM D1002 Lap shear Up to 25 Nmm2
ASTM D638 Tensile Strength Up to 25 Nmm2
Gap fill 2mm
Temperature Range -55°C to 125°C

Directions for Use

  1. Always consult MSDS before using S1500 for the first time
  2. Carry out surface preparation where required
  3. Remove cap, and attach mixer nozzle
  4. Dispense sufficient adhesive to ensure equal mix
  5. Apply adhesive to one surface and assemble components carefully, clamping if required
  6. It is always easier to remove any excess adhesive prior to cure using a suitable cleaner
  7. Allow the adhesive sufficient time to achieve handling strength before moving or unclamping components

Toughened Acrylic Adhesive cost?

This Toughened Acrylic Adhesive costs from only £17.32 / tube when bought in bulk.

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  • 5

    Posted by Eve Wallis on 27th Oct 2021

    This is the best adhesive I've used in my railway modelling activities, extremely useful for bonding dissimilar materials such as wood to metal.

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