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Henkel Unveils High Viscosity Structural Adhesives Based on Hybrid Technology

Published on 2017-06-05. Author : SpecialChem

Düsseldorf / Germany -- Henkel has introduced Loctite HY 4090 and Loctite HY 4080 GY Universal Structural Bonders, innovative adhesives powered by a patented Hybrid technology that combines the most critical attributes of structural and instant adhesives – bond strength, speed and durability. This powerful combination provides improved performance on a variety of substrates, and the versatility to solve a wide range of design and assembly challenges.


Loctite HY 4090 Credit:Henkel

Excellent Performance with Multiple Substrates


Designed to deliver excellent performance with multiple substrates, from extreme temperatures to high vibration, Loctite HY 4090 and Loctite HY 4080 GY Universal Structural Bonders greatly expand the capabilities of traditional adhesives and offer versatile solutions for challenging applications.

Universal Structural Bonders

  • These innovative adhesives create opportunities for designers and OEM engineers looking for ways to improve assembly applications, streamline process steps or bond materials in applications with difficult requirements. Loctite HY 4090 and Loctite 4080 GY Universal Structural Bonders are designed to reach beyond conventional approaches and help overcome costly challenges.
  • Loctite HY 4090 offers fast fixture time, substrate versatility, excellent durability and enhanced safety. Its well-balanced properties make it ideal for a wide range of uses, including but not limited to, sign bonding, sealing and bonding of LED lighting fixtures and speaker applications.
  • Loctite HY 4090 offers good moisture, temperature and chemical resistance, is impact and vibration resistant, and can be used for cold-temperature applications. This product is available in easy-to-use 50 ml syringes and in 400 ml cartridges.
  • LOCTITE® HY 4080 GY is a 2-part, grey, cyanoacrylate/acrylic hybrid structural adhesive providing toughness and excellent adhesion to metals, composites and plastics. It provides fast fixture at room temperature and high operational strength within the first hour. It has good resistance to peel and impact loads while maintaining high shear strength over a wide range of temperatures and larger gaps.
  • The product is a new, high-strength, tough bonder with good impact, vibration and shock resistance, as well as enhanced safety. Designed for use in a wide variety of industrial applications, Loctite HY 4080 GY provides long-lasting, durable bonding on everything from metals to plastics. It is low odor and non-flammable, providing improved health and safety benefits over traditional two-part methyl methacrylate adhesives (MMA) and Acrylic structural adhesives.

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Source: Henkel
1 Comments on "Henkel Unveils High Viscosity Structural Adhesives Based on Hybrid Technology"
Surendra P Jun 8, 2017
Very interesting adhesives; 1.Can it be used as pipe joint. 2.Can it be used on sudaglass non woven fabric as a flexible adhesive 3.Can it be used on Rusty metal substrate. 4.Multiple substrate adhesive coated will pass:Autoclave test high temp.,high pressure and saline and gaseous phase:Test results:Swelling,Softness,Blister and Adhesion test. I shall appreciate please furnish me your views for the above mentioned points. Thanks, regards, Dr.Surendra Patel. E-mail: patelsuru@yahoo.com

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