The client, a building material supplier and mill work company, has a number of mill work applications in their plant including recycling and repairing doors. In this application they cut the doors to length and used a liquid glue when inserting the bottom portion of the door that is parallel to the floor. The process of using liquid glue and clamping totaled approximately two days.
The R.V. Evans’ Value Added Solution
After performing a Site Needs Analysis and thorough review of the application, an R.V. Evans’ Fastening Sales Specialist determined the appropriate value added solution. The recommendation: FastenMaster FLEX hot melt construction adhesive system including the HB220 Pro industrial grade glue gun and FastenMaster FLEX 180 hot melt construction adhesive to replace their current liquid glue and clamping process.
Key Benefits of the FastenMaster FLEX Hot Melt Construction Adhesive System
- The HB220 Pro industrial grade glue gun has a high adjustable temperature up to 428 degrees and a powerful 220 Watt heating element.
- FastenMaster FLEX 180 hot melt construction adhesive facts:
- Longer Open Time of 3 minutes = more time to work with materials
- 8 minute cure = no more waiting for glue to dry!
- Bonds porous, some non-porous, and difficult substrates
- Non-toxic and extremely low VOC content
- Greater heat and cold resistance
Measurable Savings Realized
The transition from using liquid glue to the FastenMaster FLEX hot melt construction adhesive system has allowed this business partner to reduce overall application time from approximately two days to only 15 minutes! The savings realized is a result of eliminating the need for clamping and waiting for the glue to dry.
If you are interested in an adhesive solution specific to your application, contact R.V. Evans Company by visiting www.rvevans.com or set up an on-site review of your process and schedule a Site Needs Analysis with one of our experienced solution specialists. You may also find an R.V. Evans’ Construction Fastening Dealer near you to pick up your very own FastenMaster FLEX hot melt construction adhesive system.
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