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Offline G.Brown

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Hot melt glue
« on: January 25, 2022, 10:18:46 AM »
Hi - I've noticed manufacturers use what looks like hot melt glue to hold and insulate components and am wondering if it is a specific type of glue?
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Re: Hot melt glue
« Reply #1 on: July 27, 2022, 08:53:25 AM »
If you are referring to electronic components on a PCB, this Dymax UV cured adhesive could have been used.

https://www.intertronics.co.uk/product/uv-light-curing-adhesives-for-electronics-assembly/

Typically, tall electrolytic capacitors are held by something like this to prevent failure during vibration. (especially automotive)

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