Bond All Ultra from Action Adhesives

September 10, 2019 | News
Bond All Ultra from Action Adhesives

 Quality without the Price Action Adhesives are delighted to introduce their new range of sealants. Bond All Ultra is a universal adhesive and joint sealant. It will bond with most common construction materials, even under water. This sealant is ISEGA certified for use in the Food Industry. Bond All Ultra is available in a choice of 4 colours: White Black Grey Transparent It is

Read more

Meet our Team at the Food & Drink Expo

August 28, 2019 | News
Meet our Team at the Food & Drink Expo

The Food & Drink Expo is taking place this Thursday in the CityWest Event Centre in Dublin. With only a few days until the event, our team are ready to meet you. Our stand is ready, our equipment has arrived, we have brochures and most importantly, our team are ready. Who can you speak to? Our team on the day includes two of our

Read more

Action Adhesives at the Food & Drink Expo

August 20, 2019 | News
Action Adhesives at the Food & Drink Expo

On Thursday the 5th of September the Action Adhesives team will be at the Food and Drink Expo.  This is Ireland’s premier trade event for the Food and Drink sector in Ireland. The event includes stands, talks, food, drink and lots more. At the Food & Drink Expo, you will find everything from retail to hospitality and from craft beer & spirits to information

Read more

EVA vs Metallocene – Hot Melt Comparison

August 13, 2019 | General
EVA vs Metallocene – Hot Melt Comparison

Action Adhesives are leaders in the Industrial Adhesives market in Ireland. Our technical team have assembled the most comprehensive range of top quality hot-melt products based on over 20 years’ experience. What are Hot Melts? Hot Melt Adhesives are solid materials that melt at relatively low temperature (typically above 80°C). They are typically applied between 125°C to 177°C. Once cooled, the materials become solid

Read more

Introducing Hot Melt Equipment Ireland

August 7, 2019 | General
Introducing Hot Melt Equipment Ireland

At Action Adhesives we are delighted to introduce you to our new offering for the Irish market. Hot Melt Equipment Ireland is now LIVE and ready to support your Hot Melt Equipment needs. Who are Hot Melt Equipment? Hot Melt Equipment is a business that offers the ever reliable Meler Hot Melt Equipment range to our Irish customers. The team also offer support and

Read more

Woodworking Adhesives

July 30, 2019 | General
Woodworking Adhesives

At Action adhesives, we have the pleasure of working with a wide range of people, across a range of industries on a daily basis. We have specialists who focus on particular industries. One of these industries that we supply woodworking adhesives to is the woodworking sector. Our experts understand the issues you face on daily basis from both experience and from talking to you,

Read more

What are Water-Based Adhesives?

July 24, 2019 | General
What are Water-Based Adhesives?

Water based adhesives are considered one of the most conventional alternatives to Solvent Based Adhesives. These adhesives are commonly chosen due their eco-friendly properties. They contain zero to low volatile organic compounds (VOC) and are commonly used for manufacturing the most complex laminates. Water based adhesives are made from a combination of water, polymers and additives. The polymers may be derived from synthetic or

Read more

What are VST tapes?

July 17, 2019 | News
What are VST tapes?

VST Tapes are exceptionally strong double-sided bonding tapes. They provide an excellent alternative to mechanical fasteners, screws, rivets and welds. VST tapes work through the bonding tape permanently attaching one substrate to another. They distribute the stress load across the joint. After the materials are joined, the tape creates an exceptionally strong weld that is often stronger than mechanical fasteners. Meaning of VST Rather

Read more

What is Cyanoacrylate?

July 10, 2019 | News
What is Cyanoacrylate?

A Cyanoacrylate adhesive is a fast acting adhesive with industrial, medical and household applications. It is an adhesive that is composed of various esters of cyanoacrylic acid. The acryl group in the resin, that cures rapidly in the presence of water to form long, strong chains. This curing occurs almost instantaneously creating a strong, solid bond. The more commonly known Super Glue is a

Read more

Inflatable Repair Glue

July 3, 2019 | News
Inflatable Repair Glue

In Ireland, when we get a rare glimpse of sunshine, we like to make the most of it. This means paddling pools & bouncy castles come out of the dark corner of a shed or garage. The cobwebs are wiped off and the pump comes out. The kids are waiting and then you hear the heart breaking sound of a hiss. A tear or

Read more