Master Bond offers an extensive product line for use in various transportation industries. Grades are designed to offer various mechanical, thermal and electrical properties that are essential for transportation applications. Master Bond’s compounds are utilized in the railway, aerospace, agriculture and construction machinery, automotive and marine industries.
Our products replace welding, brazing, mechanical fasteners and bond dissimilar lighter weight substrates to improve fuel efficiency. This has enabled th assembly of more comfortable, aesthetically pleasing, moisture resistant transportation systems that improve safety, are quieter and possess customized aerodynamic designs. Master Bond 100% solid formulations have made important contributions for lowering operating costs, meeting environmental and sustainability concerns while providing surface protection and corrosive resistance. Additionally these one and two component liquid/paste compounds have a proven track record in accelerating productivity while dispensing bonding systems to match exact alignments ensuring reproducibility and meeting stringent quality control standards. These high quality compositions have offered solutions to challenging transportation needs and have been instrumental in many maintenance/repair applications.
Typical Applications Include:
- Gasketing and sealing
- High performance structural bonding
- Potting and encapsulation
- Porosity sealing
- Composite assembly
- Seam sealing
Properties of Master Bond Systems for Transportation Applications
Examples of performance properties pertinent to applications in the transportation industry include:
- Abrasion and wear resistance
- Resistance to shock, vibration and impact
- Compliance with UL 94V-0 flame retardant specifications
- NASA low outgassing approval
- Chemical resistance
- High/low temperature serviceability
Most Popular Transportation Adhesive/Sealant Systems
Tough, flexible epoxy adhesive cures rapidly at ambient temperatures. High bond strength. Cryogenically serviceable. Easy to use, one to one mix ratio.
Two component, room temperature curing structural epoxy system. Excellent bonding properties. Superior thermal cycling capabilities. Convenient one to one mix ratio by volume. Moderate viscosity. Toughened system. Outstanding resistance to water, fuels, various solvents acids and bases. Shore D hardness 75-80.
One component, silicone paste resists up to 300°C (572°F). Elongation 250-350%. Extremely soft. Non-corrosive cure. Available in tube, jar and cartridge containers.
Two component epoxy adhesive features thermal stability and heat dissipation properties. Superb electrical insulator. High compressive strength. Excellent dimensional stability. Resists -60°F to +400°F. Non-critical one to one mix ratio by weight or volume. Gap filling system.