SIKA

TECHNOLOGY LEADER FOR INDUSTRIAL ADHESIVES, SEALANTS, AND ACOUSTIC SOLUTIONS.

 

Sika’s Efficient Solutions.

Sealants and adhesives, protection coatings and sound dampening solutions
for vehicle manufacturers from bus and coach producers to specialty vehicle builders.
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SIKA PANEL BONDING

Vehicle Assembly Bonding, Body Panel and Structural Adhesives

  • ABOUT SIKA TECHNOLOGY

Sika’s innovative, fast cure adhesive bonding solutions and technical support help the transportation industry worldwide to increase output and lower cost of production.

Sika’s global network of experts supports you in integrating adhesive bonding instead of mechanical joining techniques as well as optimizing your production.

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SIKA POWERFLEX

Structural Elastic PUR-Adhesives based on SikaForce® Powerflex Technology with Unique Mechanical Performance over entire Service Temperature Range

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KRAYDEN UPDATES

  • Equipment to Dispense Thermal Interface Material

    The story: Krayden partnered with a company having issues with consistency processing a thermal interface material. We solved the quality challenge by securing the right Dow material and by suggesting the right Techcon Robotic equipment, a critical combination that helped to commercialize the process. What is the application? Customer needed equipment to dispense thermal interface…

  • Replacing Rivets On Trailers

    The story: Krayden partnered with a company specializing in trailers. They required a strong material to replace rivets. Krayden had a solution: What is the application? Replacing rivets on pup trailers. What issues was the end-user having? Leak points. What material was used to solve the issue? ITW / Plexus MA8110. Why did this material…

  • Anti-Ice Heated Blanket for Airplanes

    The story: Krayden partnered with a company specializing in anti-Ice heated blanket for airplanes. Their current silicone adhesive takes too long to cure. Krayden had a solution: What is the application? Anti-Ice Heated Blanket for Airplanes. What issues was the end-user having? The current silicone adhesive takes too long to cure. What material was used…

  • Bonding and Sealing Metal Plates To Coils

    The story: The customer was looking for a material that offered a shorter cure time to handling strength allowing them to handle assemblies same day,  helping them to reduce work in process, passing  the thermal cycle. What is the application? Bonding and sealing a metal plate to the end of a half coil. What issues…

  • Releasing Cast In Place Urethane for Aluminum Molds

    The story: Krayden partnered with a company specializing in boats. The customer was looking for a material that could assist in releasing 2 part A-B cast in place rigid urethane foam from aluminum molds. What is the application? Releasing 2 part A-B cast in place ridged urethane foam from aluminum molds. Some as large as…

  • Headlamp Harness Assembly

    The story: Krayden partnered with a company specializing in electronics. The customer was looking for a material with rapid cure that minimized blooming for headlamp harness assembly. What is the application? Headlamp harness assembly. What issues was the end-user having? The customer was using a competing adhesive with bonding issues. What material was used to…

  • Automotive Glass Bonding

    The story: Krayden partnered with a company specializing in automotive glass applications. The customer was looking for a material for bracket bonding- PBT to ceramic coated glass. What is the application? Bracket bonding- PBT to ceramic coated glass. What issues was the end-user having? New application. What material was used to solve the issue? Teroson…

  • Sealing Lids of Battery Enclosures on Electric Vehicles

    The story: Krayden partnered with a company specializing in electric vehicles. The customer was looking for a material that was environmentally resistant and cures in a reasonable amount of time at room temperature. They needed it to seal battery enclosures. What is the application? To attach and seal the lid of the battery enclosure on…

  • Potting Automotive Sensors

    The story: Krayden partnered with a company specializing in sensors. The customer was looking for a potting material that was solvent resistant and strong enough to withstand mass air flow for their automotive sensors. What is the application? Potting an automotive sensor. Mass air flow on a OEM diesel engine. What issues was the end-user…

  • Attaching the IGBT’s in the On-board Charging Unit

    The story: Krayden partnered with a company specializing in EV. The customer was looking for a non-silicone thermal grease or putty to attach the IGBT’s in the on-board charging unit to ceramics and then attach those ceramics to the outer casing, which is an aluminum heat sink, to transfer the extreme heat out of the…

  • Potting Inverter Boxes

    The story: Krayden partnered with a company specializing in inverter boxes for the EV market. They wanted to complete the project in house instead of outsourcing and needed recommendations from a Krayden technical representative. What is the application? The customer was looking to pot an inverter box for the EV market. They decided to do…

  • Potting Electronics for Welding Equipment

    The story: Krayden partnered with a company specializing in potting electronics for welding equipment. The company needed a new distributor that supplied ITW Insulcast 116FR. What is the application? Potting electronics in welding equipment. What issues was the end-user having? The company needed a new supplier for Insulcast 116FR. What material was used to solve…