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Ask Dr. Dave: Can we speed up curing of an UV adhesive/sealant by using a full-spectrum bulb from the hardware store?

A black light would probably give better results than the full-spectrum bulb, but you will need a fairly high-intensity UV lamp.
April 1, 2015

Dave Dunn's April 2015 column.

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Adhesives at Work: U.S. Coast Guard Turns to Electrocoat Primer System

An eco-friendly aerospace primer saves time and weight while enhancing corrosion resistance.
April 1, 2015

PPG Industries’ aerospace coatings group has installed the first commercial system in the U.S. for application of its aerospace electrocoat (e-coat) primer to aircraft parts at the U.S. Coast Guard Aviation Logistics Center in Elizabeth City, N.C.

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DOW CORNING: Hot-Melt RTV Adhesive

March 30, 2015
Dow Corning® EA-4600 hot-melt room-temperature-vulcanization (RTV) black adhesive is intended to provide improved assembly of consumer electronics.
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Brookfield Announces Two Viscosity Courses

March 30, 2015
Brookfield recently announced it will offer two hands-on courses.
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The American Petroleum Institute’s John Felmy, keynote speaker at the ASC Fall 2013 Convention and Expo, discusses the importance of oil and natural gas with Susan Sutton, editor of ASI.

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