Cyanoacrylates (CAs) have become common in our lives, not least because we all have them in our homes. We know them as single part adhesives that cure almost instantly with no external energy. Technical advances in recent years have enhanced their potential in many industrial fields as well, allowing structural uses that belie their simple application. This talk will describe how they work, what the latest enabling technologies are, and how to apply them practically and efficiently.
5 key learning points in this session:
1. How do CAs cure?
2. Are CAs structural?
3. What new capabilities do they have?
4. How do you dispense them?
5. How do you eliminate blooming?