‘All-rounder’ by DELO in automotive Windach, July 24, 2013: welding and screws was yesterday: DELO industrial adhesives has a universal two-component epoxy resin adhesive developed, which allows to connect different materials, especially in the automotive sector,. Thus, DELO decisively supports the trend toward always lighter and thus more energy-efficient vehicles. DELO DUOPOX AD840 sets new standards for structural bonding in the automotive sector: innovative adhesive convinces by very good adhesion on metals, plastics, as well as smooth surfaces and also compensates for tensions between different materials. Even delicate and brittle materials, such as carbon fiber reinforced plastic (CFRP) and glass fibre reinforced plastic (GRP), can be merged so uncomplicated and reliable offers in addition great design freedom. Already DELO’s high-tech products are every car worldwide in the use of bonding delicate sensors and cameras to the link by Lightweight construction materials. We are proud to be able to make a valuable contribution to the mobility of the future”, so Christian Walther, Sales Director Germany. The two-component DELO DUOPOX AD840 completely hardens at room temperature and is used in temperatures from-40 C up to + 140 C.
Even in areas such as the engine room, which is exposed to large radiation heat, convinced the stable strength epoxy adhesive. Furthermore, the high-strength construction adhesive easily from the DELO-AUTOMIX-system process. The product is processed this more or less one-component in double cartridges with a static mixing tube. About DELO: DELO is a leading manufacturer of industrial adhesives based in Windach near Munich. In the last fiscal year to 31.03.2013, 350 employees generated a turnover of 51.7 million euros. The company offers tailor-made special adhesives and systems for applications in specific sectors of the electronics to the smart cards and automotive industry as well as in the glass and plastics processing. The customers include companies such as Bosch, Daimler, Festo, Infineon, Knowles and Siemens.