3M™ Pressure Sensitive Adhesives

XTO fabricates, converts and distributes 3M™ Pressure Sensitive Adhesives for a variety of industrial and manufacturing uses.  The adhesives can adhere quickly and securely to a wide range of High Surface Energy (HSE) and Low Surface Energy (LSE) materials including glass, ABS and hard-to-bond PP, HDPE, LDPE, nylon and powder coated or UV painted surfaces. psa_2_400

Pressure sensitive adhesives are designed for many applications and have a set of characteristics of which defines their use. Which type of adhesive you choose depends on the desired outcome. XTO offers the following types of 3M™ Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Products:

Rubber Pressure Sensitive Adhesive

  • Remove cleanly from most smooth surfaces, but also adhere well to porous or rough surfaces
  • High initial bond
  • Can withstand heat to 350°F
  • Good solvent resistance 
  • Synthetic rubber adhesive is moisture and humidity resistant

Standard Acrylic Pressure Sensitive Adhesive

With moderate initial bond, standard acrylic pressure sensitive adhesive is recommended for high surface energy applications.

  • Can with stand up to 450°F
  • Excellent chemical and UV resistance
  • Permanent
  • Excellent solvent resistance

Silicone Pressure Sensitive Adhesive

Silicone adhesives have high shear and peel strength for hard-to-bond substrates.

  • Can with stand up to 600°F as well as excellent low temperature performance
  • Excellent chemical and UV resistance
  • Removable
  • Excellent solvent resistance

Modified Acrylic Pressure Sensitive Adhesive

Modified pressure sensitive adhesive bonds to a wider variety of materials than standard acrylic and has a softer feel.  It can also be applied to many different types of surfaces compared to the standard acrylic.

  • Can withstand up to 300°F
  • Good/Moderate chemical and UV resistance
  • Durable
  • Moderate UV resistance
  • Good solvent resistance


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