Plexus MA590

Description

Two-part methacrylate adhesive designed for structural bonding of thermoplastic, metal, and composite assemblies. MA590 has a working time of 90 to 105 minutes and achieves approximately 500 and 1000 psi in 5 and 6.5 hours, respectively, at 74°F (23°C).

Key Features

  • Extra long open time 90 - 105 mins
  • Excellent gap filling and thixotropic
  • Easy to use 1:1 ratio
  • High strength and very high elongation

Key Substrates

  • Composites – DCPD, FRP, Gelcoat, Phenolics, Epoxy Based Composites, RIM
  • Coated metals – Powder coated or E-coated Metals
  • Thermoplastics – ABS/ ABS Blends, Acrylics, PBT, Polycarbonate, Rigid PVC, TPUs
  • Raw metals with PC120 – Aluminum, Stainless Steel, Raw Steel, etc.

Properties

  • Color: Black
  • Mix Ratio: 1:1
  • Shear Strength: 1,500-2,200 psi (10.3 - 17.2 MPa)
  • Adhesive: A: 175,000-220,000 cP
  • Activator: B: 175,000-220,000 cP
  • Working Time Min: 90 minutes
  • Working Time Max: 105 minutes
  • Fixture Time Min: 250 minutes
  • Fixture Time Max: 380 minutes
  • Tensile Strength Min: 2,000 psi (13.8 MPa)
  • Tensile Strength Max: 2,500 psi (17.2 MPa)
  • Tensile Elongation: > 130 %

Data sheets

Packaging & Stock no.

US
Stock #
Size
59000
400 ML BLACK
IT177
5 GAL ADHESIVE
IT178
5 GAL ACTIVATOR
IT170
50 GAL ADHESIVE
IT175
50 GAL ACTIVATOR

EMEA
Stock #
Size
59000
400 ML
IT177
20 LITER ADHESIVE
IT178
20 LITER ACTIVATOR
IT170
200 LITER ADHESIVE
IT175
200 LITER ACTIVATOR