3M Senior Application Engineer I help industrial designers and engineers create exceptional designs using today’s advanced adhesives and tapes. Leveraging my many years of experience working with 3M, I help solve engineering challenges and provide support throughout the research, design, production and post-production phases. Customer knowledge is my foremost concern, and I am currently working on next-gen technology to enhance our technical data and empower customers to research and find answers on-demand. I received my BS in Chemical Engineering from University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.
Hi ThosePucks, EVA and UHMW are both low surface energy (LSE) materials, so bonding to them can be tricky. Fortunately, 3M™ Hook and Loop Reclosable Fasteners come in a variety of adhesive backings....View Question
Hi Anne, It's awesome to see what you've accomplished in your blacksmith shop with tapes and adhesives. I'm looking forward to seeing the forge start up in your new workshop! Here are a few thoughts...View Question
Hi Anne, When I think of durable wood to wood bonding, I think of polyurethane reactive (PUR) adhesive. PUR adhesive will flow into the wood fibers and cure to create a bond stronger than the wood itself. For...View Question
Hi Timfrank, 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Epoxy Adhesive 2216 is our go-to potting adhesive. It's a flexible epoxy that should adhere well to typical construction vehicle paints/coatings. Another option...View Question