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

  • Bonding Ceramic To Aluminum Heat Sink

    The story: Krayden partnered with a company having issues with attaching a ceramic to an aluminum heat sink in a LiDar unit. We solved the challenge by using DOWSIL TC-2035 which offered excellent bonding and flexibility. What is the application? Attaching a ceramic to an aluminum heat sink in a LiDar unit. What issues was…

  • PCB Coating for Uninterruptible Power Supplies

    The story: Krayden South East Asia partnered with a global energy company and Elantas to speed up the supply chain from China. The end user customer was having issues related to logistics and lead time, so the customer asked for support ensuring that the supply chain complexities would meet their demanding manufacturing time lines. Our…

  • Why BIOACT™105 Precision Cleaner Should Replace Isopropyl Alcohol

    Isopropyl alcohol (IPA) continues to be a popular manual cleaner in manufacturing settings because of its compatibility with a wide range of materials, reasonable performance and low cost. Its familiar odor and fast evaporation make it agreeable to operators. However, environmental regulations have tightened and the demand for cleaning agents with better solvency and less…

  • Exterior Bond and Seal for Wearable Electronic IOT

    The story: Krayden partnered with a company having issues with an exterior bond and seal around the perimeter of wearable electronic IOT device. We solved the challenge by using Bostik Born2Bond Ultra Gel and Primer. What is the application? Application was one exterior bond and seal around the perimeter of IOT device and two seals…

  • DOWSIL™ EA-5151 For (ADAS) Advanced Driver Assistance Systems

    Buyers want vehicles that are safe, affordable, and comfortable. Features like backup cameras, adaptive cruise control, blind-spot detection, and forward-collision warnings all help drivers to avoid crashes. As a result, buyers frequently consider a vehicle’s electronic displays and safety sensors when making purchasing decisions. When a Tier 1 automotive supplier prepared to develop three different…

  • Henkel Thermal Gel Solutions for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)

    Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems (ADAS), are becoming far more prevalent in vehicles. The current adoption rate of 20 percent is expected to grow. (ADAS) help car drivers, passengers, and pedestrians to stay safe. That’s why it’s so important to make sure the cameras, radar and Light Detection, and Ranging (LiDAR) systems and other modules that support these systems are reliable. Henkel’s BERGQUIST brand…

  • 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…