GF # 17-12 Hot Melt Glue Stick
Product Type: Hot melt adhesive consisting of 100% thermoplastic resin. Extruded into 11mm (1/2”) by 300 mm (12”) lengths.
Applications: This product is a medium viscosity, straw colored hot melt adhesive. It has a medium to fast speed of set with good “hot tack”. It is often used for gluing plastic, acrylic, metal, wood, fabric, ceramics, craft uses and paper to paper.
*Features: Good open time (up to 30 seconds) makes it good for use as a product assembly adhesive.
Application Equipment: Works well with ½” hot melt glue guns.
FDA Status: Ingredients comply with regulations for use in Food Packaging Adhesives as per FDA regulation 175.105.
Physical Properties and General Information:
- Open Time: 30 seconds
- Setting Time: 25 seconds
- Heat Resistance: 149F / 65C
- Raw Material Base: Synthetic Resin
- Softening Point (ASTM D3461): 185F / 85C
- Viscosity @ 340F: 10,000 cps
- Rate of Set: Medium
- Shelf Life: Three Years
- Form & Packaging: ½” x 12” in 22 pound cartons
- Recommended Application Temperature: 350F
Clean-Up Solvent: Wax or other hot-melt cleaners suggested by equipment manufacturers.
Storage Conditions: Store at room temperature. Rotate stock using oldest material first. Shelf life is 36 months if kept in unopened packaging.
*Note: Surfaces and information above are suggestions only…final tests for suitability remain the responsibility of the user.
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