For DSM NeoResins I created a first initiative to work together with the crowd and try to answer a problem that they could not solve.. I tried to transform very technical content into a story and images worth sharing..
The curious case of E-850
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What the hell is E-850?
E - 850 is a new adhesive resin
What is adhesive? What is a resin?
Well, this tape is adhesive ;-) These are resins.
It is simp
E-850 is a
for glue develo
It suffers less from fatigue
It is very strong
It is formaldehyde free!!..
It is V
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During application of a water
de-lamination occurs at the edges of the
and so far, we cannot solve this..
...and this is The adhesive ﬁlm does not
dissolve in water
what we adhesive itself
tried and is not water sensitive
learned There is still adhesive present on the
two delaminated sides
ourselves Conclusion: Adhesion to wood
already is good enough
Delamination also occurs by applying
water instead of the lacquer
Conclusion: Water is responsible
for delamination, not an ingredient in
Delamination most probably does Without lacquer, the
mechanical properties of the
not occur during application laminate are good and
of the lacquer, but only during/ outperform current adhesives --
after drying. > the adhesive is strong enough
Do you kn
potentially ow how to
We offer a reward
of 10.000 euro if
you solve this
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this slideshow was made by @szwerink