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UV-curing epoxy resin adhesive

Vitralit UC 6686 is a newly developed light curable epoxy adhesive from manufacturer Panacol. Upon exposure to ultraviolet light, it cures in seconds to form a crystal clear, extremely hard, scratch resistant surface perfect for dome coatings and for decorating glass and plastics.

Vitralit UC 6686 is an epoxy resin based single-component adhesive, which cures rapidly under UV light. Developed especially for dome coatings, its high viscosity makes it ideal for automatic dispensing and application of doses in very close pitch precise patterns without spreading.

The viscosity is such that it cures to a glossy curved dome which can optically magnify and enhance the appearance of a label or structure underneath it. Once cured, Vitralit® UC 6686 is extremely hard and scratch-resistant and has a transparent, brilliant high-gloss surface that does not yellow. It adheres especially well to glass, plastics and metals and has already been successfully used in the decoration of glass perfume bottles and product labels. When used as a protective coating the doming lends the surface a more refined, higher-quality look and feel while also making it resistant to environmental influences.

Additional applications include:

Protective coating of logos on vehicle badges exposed to outdoor elements, logos on items that have to withstand the heat and water of a dishwasher or even more extreme environments such as subsea applications.

Coatings to enhance the appearance of decorative articles including lapel pins, pens, name plates and key rings.

Dome coatings are also applied to medals, fashion labels on glasses, adhesive labels and quality product labels, for example on glass whisky and perfume bottles.

The adhesive can be cured with both UV gas discharge lamps and UV LED lamps. Very good adhesion of applications over a large surface can be achieved with Hönle’s LED Spot 100 at a wavelength of 365 nm.



Distributors of a vast array of industrial Adhesives, Sealants, Tapes, Casting Resins and Dispensing equipment, serving a wide range of manufacturing industries including Electronics, Aerospace, Automotive, Medical, LED Lighting, Product Assembly, Rapid Prototyping and Packaging. Techsil® are authorised distributors for Momentive’s adhesive sealants. A particular strength is our in depth knowledge of technical adhesive and sealant applications in real production environments and we pride ourselves in providing the best customer care and service.

Techsil® was set up in 1989 and with our commitment to quality, technical excellence and reliability we have evolved into one of the most trusted Adhesives and Sealants suppliers around. We are global distributors of a vast array of industrial Adhesives, Sealants, Tapes and Dispensing equipment, serving a wide range of manufacturing industries including Electronics, Aerospace, Automotive, Medical, LED Lighting, Product Assembly and Packaging to name just a few.

How Can We help You? When you need the best materials for bonding, potting, sealing, coating or overmoulding, Techsil’s Technical Experts will help in product selection, from silicones, hot melt adhesives, tapes, epoxies, hook & loop fasteners and polyurethanes to the latest innovative UV LED curing systems. Techsil® specialises in adding value to industry by providing you with a consultancy / problem solving service through materials technology and process improvement. We have gained an enviable reputation in customer care and service.

Through good partnerships with our suppliers, we are able to offer a complete range of solutions to include well-established product ranges and new, technologically advanced materials. We are authorised distributors for Momentive Performance Materials, ThreeBond, MG Chemicals, BJB, ITW Devcon, Power Adhesives, FastFixers, ITW Stokvis Tapes, VELCRO®, Araldite®, ChemTrend, Panacol and Hönle and we also have a growing range of Techsil’s own brand products.

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