Sealing Photo Controller Module

The story: Krayden partnered with a large contract manufacturer and applied DOW HM-2500 to eliminate water ingress to a photo controller module in the Lighting industry. By sealing the back of the module, the solution eliminated the water ingress AND achieved faster throughput and offered immediate Green Strength with an IP-67 Rating. What is the…

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Bonding Elements for Water Filtration System

The story: A global leader in the water purification business had leak issues, so Krayden partnered with Elantas to apply CONAP® AD-6483, an adhesive and sealant designed for use in spiral wound filtration elements. The customer executed numerous lab tests, and also tested some alternative Elantas products, but determined that the AD-6483 application performed the…

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Bonding Endcaps Tumbler Assembly

The story: Krayden worked closely with a national Agricultural Cultivator to develop their very first machine. Partnering with LORD, Krayden helped to solve bonding issues of their endcaps due to material composition. Fast forward more than a year later and several LORD bonding tests later, this company is producing 500+ machines a year and dominating…

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Removing Graphite Based Lubricant Post Manufacturing

The story: A global manufacturer of lightweight aluminum chassis components for the automotive industry had challenges streamlining their manufacturing process. Krayden leveraged a Henkel Bonderite to clean the aluminum parts and removing the Graphite based lubricant after manufacturing, resulting in saved time and money. What is the application? Cleaning aluminum parts by removing a graphite-based…

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Krayden Mexico, getting it done AGAIN with our Partner DOW

Denver – August 2019 – Krayden, a leading global distributor of engineered materials, is pleased to announce that Dow Latin America has chosen Krayden as the recipient of 3 prestigious awards acknowledging Krayden’s success. The notable honors exhibits our ability to diligently achieve quality distribution and sales performance. To receive these awards is to be…

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Form-In-Place Gasket Material for Level Sensors

The story: Krayden partnered with a global design and contract manufacturing company to leverage Henkel’s Technomelt PA6344 for level sensors in natural gas storage tanks. The material’s Elongation and UV stability were superior to EPDM rubber, and the customer’s low-pressure molding press and resources made for a low-cost tooling solution. Customer saved $25k year due…

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Krayden Awarded Dow 2018 Gold Level Distributor

Denver – April  2019 – Krayden, a leading global distributor of engineered materials, is happy to announce that Dow has chosen Krayden as the recipient of the 2018 Gold Level Distributor. This notable honor exhibits Krayden’s ability to diligently achieve quality distribution over the course of the year. The Dow Gold Level Applied Technologies Distributor…

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Football Helmet Assembly

The story: Krayden partnered with a manufacturer having difficulties with bonding inner padding to the interior of football helmets. The Issue was the surface was hard to bond and needed a high shear strength. Huntsman Araldite 8680/8685 was used to solve the issue because it provided the best adhesion to their substrates, and it was…

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Sealing of Honeycomb Panels

The story: Krayden partnered with a manufacturer having difficulties with sealing honeycomb panels. The issue was excessive waste due to material running (sagging) out of panel gap and excessive re-application and machining due to voids in cured material. Axson 230/234 (Now Sika Advanced Resins) was used because it was lightweight, has a low density, and…

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Potting Transformers

The story: A contract manufacturer making Transformers for HVAC had issues related to too rigid of an epoxy system, so as parts heated up, components would pop off and the PBA would crack. Krayden partnered with ITW to delivered the Insulgel 70 cc FRNS, because it has a high CTE so it can expand as…

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Trolling Motor Manufacturer

The story: Krayden partnered with a National producer of fishing boat supplies and ITW to deliver an epoxy solution via Insulcast 333 with Insulcure 9. The existing epoxy solution on the trolling motor was cracking during processing, which were driving high failure rates, so Insulcast’s low moisture vapor transition rate (LMVT) was less rigid, improving…

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Refrigerator Temperature Control and Display

The story: Krayden partnered with a global appliance manufacturer and leveraged the newly developed Humiseal UV13W to solve their humidity, vibration and run rate issues. The material delivered the right cure system, dielectric properties, had good adhesion and the needed run rate performance. The solution delivered both a UV cure AND a conformal coating. Since…

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