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

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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

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What is a Polyurethane Adhesive?

June 26, 2019 | News
What is a Polyurethane Adhesive?

What is a Polyurethane Adhesive? Polyurethane adhesives are a thermoplastic glue or a polymer that contains replicas of organic chain units linked to urethane links. The chemical reaction between the polymers results in the creation of the adhesive. This glue can be extremely strong and resistant most forms of degradation. Polyurethanes Sealants are different to adhesives. For more on our range of Action Sealants

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Action Adhesives are Celebrating 20 Years in Business

May 15, 2017 | News
Action Adhesives are Celebrating 20 Years in Business

This year marks 20 years since our establishment in 1997. As Ireland’s leading Industrial Adhesives and Sealants supplier, Action Adhesives continues to grow strongly and we always strive to bring you the highest quality adhesive products backed up by our unrivalled technical expertise and that of our supply partners. We continue to serve a variety of industries throughout Ireland, the UK and Europe. Such

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High Performance Tapes

April 25, 2017 | News
High Performance Tapes

VHB Foamed Acrylic Tapes Characteristics, Features and Benefits: Excellent load-bearing capability Excellent high performance capability Resilient performance in all weather conditions Bonds to a wide variety of substrates Load and stress is spread across the plane of the bond, there are no stress points that arise as with mechanical fixings Stops metal fatigue and mechanical degradation that you get with fixings such as screws,

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ISO Certification

March 24, 2017 | News
ISO Certification

The Action Adhesives team are pleased to announce that the company recently achieved ISO 9001 registration. We would like to extend our thanks to all who were involved in the development and implementation of the system. The post ISO Certification appeared first on Industrial Adhesives & Glue Supplier Ireland.

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