Lord Maxlok MX/T3, MX/T6 and MX/T18 are all acrylic adhesives manufactured to replace riveting, brazing, welding and other fastening methods. These high quality adhesives are capable of providing a strong bond on a wide variety of unprepared metals in temperatures ranging from -40 to 149 degrees Celsius. Lord Maxlok Acrylic Adhesives are available in a range of working times to accommodate the wide variety of process requirements. The three different acrylic adhesives are supplied in off-white to tan paste ready to mix with the gray accelerator.
Not only being extremely versatile and resistant to a wide range of temperatures, Lord Maxlok Acrylic Adhesives are environmentally resistant. Providing excellent resistance to UV exposure, alkalis solvents, dilute acids, oils, greases, weathering and salt spray. These adhesives also provide precise control of bondline thickness and they are non-sagging. It will remain in place when applied on vertical or overhead surfaces, allowing for greater process flexibility. The curing process will begin immediately once the accelerator and adhesive are mixed.
Complete cure of Lord Maxlok MX/T3, MX/T6 and MX/T18 will take approximately 24 hours at room temperature. The two surfaces that are being bonded together must be held in contact during the entire curing process to ensure a strong bond. When applying these high quality adhesives, it is extremely important to remove all loose contaminations and grease on the substrates. The cured adhesive is colored to visually indicate a complete cure. The cure color will depend on the accelerator. Working time at a temperature of 25 degrees Celsius for MX/T3 is 3 to 5 minutes, for MX/T6 it is 6 to 9 minutes and for MX/T18 it is 18 to 24 minutes.
It is extremely important to understand the dangers and proper application methods using Lord Maxlok Acrylic Adhesives. Shelf life is 9 months when stored in its original unopened container under 27 degrees Celsius. The recommended temperature for storage is 4 to 10 degrees Celsius. Lord Maxlok MX/T3, MX/T6 and MX/T18 needs to return to room temperature before application if stored at the recommended temperatures. These acrylic adhesives are extremely flammable. It is highly recommended to not store near heat, sparks or open flames.
Lord manufactures a variety of high performance adhesives and coatings to meet the rigorous demands of many industries. Lord Maxlok Acrylic Adhesives are produced with the finest quality of materials meeting the performance standards of customers globally. Lord is a worldwide leader in providing innovative technologies in producing high quality adhesives and sealants. Lord Maxlok MX T/3, MX/T6 and MX/T18 are high performing acrylic adhesives that can be used in a variety of applications. For more information regarding Lord Maxlok, contact Krayden Inc., Lord’s authorized distributors. Also, refer to Maxlok Acrylic Adhesives TDS.
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