The Advanced Materials of Huntsman have been providing versatile solutions to manufacturers for many years and are one of the leading suppliers of adhesives and synthetic and polymer systems worldwide. The products of Huntsman can be purchased from Krayden Inc. which is the sole Engineered Materials Master Distributor of Huntsman products and offers expert technical support and an experienced staff versatile in applications involving high performance materials with better functionality, reliability, and durability.
Huntsman Araldite 8595 Adhesive is available in part A and part B. It is a two component epoxy adhesive with medium viscosity designed for bonding of materials including metals, oily metals and other substrates. The epoxy adhesive consists of two parts that need to be mixed in 1 to 1 ratio by volume for the ease of use. The adhesive can be cured at room temperature and is a stable product. Araldite 8595 Adhesive is in the form of filled paste and is white in color, it has negligible solubility in water with a specific gravity of value 1.23. Some of the key features of this adhesive are longer working life and excellent results when working with less than perfectly prepped surfaces.
The Araldite AW/HW 8595 epoxy adhesive resin offers many advantages when flexibility is required for bonding of mechanical components used in many applications including; aerospace, industrial manufacturing, and sporting goods manufacturing. The 8595 epoxy adhesive, when compared to Polyurethane offers a longer open time, can withstand intensive humidity and has a better performance at higher temperatures (> 80 degrees C) which makes it ideal as a sandwich panel adhesive used on semi-trailers and building panels.
Araldite 8595 also known as XMH 8595 RESIN, is composed of a number of chemicals and comes with a material safety data sheet that should be read and understood before using the product for a specific application. In general, the primary fields that are served by the Araldite include general manufacturing and assembly, consumer and industrial applications requiring tough bonding.
The handling and storage of the adhesive is also a very important aspect that needs to be considered in a material safety data sheet. It is always useful to read the personal protection and exposure controls. Huntsman Araldite 8595 Adhesive is incompatible with strong acids, bases and oxidizers. It is recommended to avoid excessive heat conditions for prolonged time periods.
Krayden Inc. is the only Engineering Adhesives Master Distributor of the Huntsman Araldite 8595. The staff working at Krayden provides technical support and focus on the needs of the customers also providing services of custom fabrication and packaging. The staff is skilled and experienced in several fields including electronics, coatings, adhesives, aerospace, automotive, and general industry. For additional information about the utilization of the Huntsman Araldite 8595 Adhesive for specific applications it is recommended to contact the Krayden Technical Representative for your area who can discuss the details and visit your facility for testing if needed.