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Adhesives for Bonding Accoya

Posted by Lynne 04/08/2020 0 Comment(s) Adhesive Products,Solutions for Technical Challenges,

What are the best Adhesives for Accoya?




Accoya exceeds durability (Rated as class 1 durability, which is the best available!), stability and beauty of some of the best hardwoods, making it one of the best modified high performance timbers, for manufacturing windows and doors and external cladding, however being treated Accoya does require care and forethought when gluing, as to what the right and best adhesives are for the job in hand to give optimum bond strengths.


Tytex 30 Minute Polyurethane Adhesive

Superseding the Timbond Platinum PU LF which had Accoya accreditation, Tytex 30 Minute gives expectionally strong bond strengths and low foaming charcteristics. The unique formula allows the Tytex adhesive to penetrate and form a good long last mechnical bond between the two surfaces. Tytex 30 Min PU wood glue is easy to apply and clean off, the resultant bond is 100% waterproof. Assembly time is 25 minutes at 20°C. 

  • Very strong bonds
  • Easy to apply
  • 100% waterproof
  • Relativley low foaming
  • Workable bond in 30 minutes



Aerodux 185 Resorcinol Resin

Proven two part Resorcinol resin adhesive primarily used for constructional laminated timbers and veneering of fire doors can also be used successfully to bond Accoya. Totally waterproof and practically irreversible the Aerodux 185 is able to break into the Accoya and forms a very good bond. Use of a suitable glue roller is recommended and having a longer open time is beneficial when assembling difficult or complex joints. 

  • Powerful two part adhesive
  • 100% Waterproof
  • Long open time
  • Very stong cured bond



Here are some facts about Accoya* you may not know...

  • Accoya Wood is the result of more than 75 years of research and development
  • Envrionmentally friendly- It's environmentally compatible. 100% recyable and naturally renewable.
  • Naturally insulating- Highly improved thermal insulation in comparison with commonly used wood species.
  • Excellent Machinability- Easy to machine and creates no extra challenges for product manufactureres and end users.
  • UV Resistant- Superior resitance to UV degration when translucent coated. 
  • Outstanding dimensional stability and improved hardness. 












Need some further advice?

To find out more about adhesives for Accoya, call us on 01223 412373, email or join a live chat. We are here ready to help! 


*(All details as per Accoya's wood properties information guide). Image Courtesy of Accoya. 
Please Note: We would advise to test a small area with an adhesive first, before beginning on a job. For further advice please contact us.