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3M™ Bonding Film


3M™ Bonding Film

Whether you’re bonding plastic substrates, metals, or glass, 3M™ Bonding Films will help you get the job done right. Our cost-effective, high-quality bonding solutions give you options that cover a wide range of applications.

Features and benefits:

  • Good adhesion to a variety of surfaces
  • Provide a dielectric insulating layer
  • High internal strength and structural type bonds
  • Bond metal, glass, and other engineering grade substances
  • Bonds range from temporary to permanent
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Products 3M™ Bonding Film 406 3M™ Bonding Film 583 3M™ Bonding Film 588 3M™ Bonding Film 615 3M™ Bonding Film 668 3M™ Bonding Film 690
Base Resin EAA Nitrile Phenolic Nitrile Phenolic Polyester Polyester Polyester
Color Clear Brown Yellow Tan Tan Tan
Standard Thickness* (mils) 3 2 6 4 4 8
Bond/Cure Time 2-5 sec. 5 min. 5 min. 2-5 sec. 2-5 sec. 2-5 sec.
Bondline Temp. (°F/°C) 320/160 250/121 250/121 280/138 320/160 275/135
Approximate Percent Elongation 750 800 250 300 1000 300
Overlap Shear Strength 1090 on al 630 on al 880 on al 810 on al 860 on al 810 on al
180°  Peel Strength (piw) 16.6 on ss 10 on al 20 on al 15 on al 20 on ss (90 Peel Strength for Bonding film 690 15.5 on al)
2 Lb. Deadload Heat Resistance (°F/°C) 200/93 160/71 180/85 215/102 270/132 215/102
Release Liner None Paper Polypropylene Paper Paper Paper
Key Characteristics Good adhesion to metal. Clear. Heat to solvent activated. Heat activatable only. Good adhesion to a variety of substrates High temperature resistance. Slight tack. Reworkable, very flexible-passes stringent accelerated life tests.