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tesa® 60153 Adhesion Promoter Fast Cure
Fast-curing surface treatment to improve adhesion to various substrates
Product descriptiontesa® 60153 Adhesion Promoter Fast Cure can be used to improve the adhesion of tesa’s pressure-sensitive adhesive tape offering to various substrates including PP/EPDM. These substrates are commonly found in the automotive industry. It is especially recommended for our ACXplus product family. The UV-traceability of this adhesion promoter allows easy quality control during the application process.
Main applicationsOur tesa® 60153 Adhesion Promoter is recommended for PP/EPDM, even on ribbed surfaces, which are often found on components within the automotive industry. This product can be used to significantly improve the bonding strength of tesa® ACXplus tapes. Testing shows significantly higher peel adhesion values.
Additional InfoBefore using our adhesion promoter, the bonding surface should be free of dust, grease, oil, moisture, and other contaminants. Therefore, we highly recommend cleaning the substrate with a lint-free cloth using solvents, such as ethanol or isopropanol alcohol or our tesa® 60040 Industry Cleaner.
Once the surface has been cleaned, you can go ahead and apply our tesa® 60153 Adhesion Promoter. We recommend applying our adhesion promoters with a lint-free cloth, brush or sponge. Other than that, an applicator pen or felt applicator can be used. The entire surface should be coated thinly with adhesion promoter in order to reach the highest bonding perfor-mance. It is important to wait at least 30 seconds (and a maximum of 5 minutes) in order to give solvents time to evaporate. Please make sure to keep the prepared surface free of con-taminants prior to applying the tape.
Once the substrate has been properly pre-treated with tesa® 60153 Adhesion Promoter, the open time for bonding is several hours/days. Please note that due to the multitude of available substrate formulations in the marketplace, it is recommended to test our tesa® Adhesion Pro-moter prior to usage.
• The shelf life of this product amounts to at least 12 months when stored at room tem-perature in its sealed original container.
• For further information and advice on safe handling please refer to our safety data sheet (SDS), which is available upon request.
Spreading rate ca.
20 mPa s
tesa® products prove their impressive quality day in, day out in demanding conditions and are regularly subjected to strict controls. All technical information and data above mentioned are provided to the best of our knowledge on the basis of our practical experience. They shall be considered as average values and are not appropriate for a specification. Therefore tesa SE can make no warranties, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The user is responsible for determining whether the tesa® product is fit for a particular purpose and suitable for the user’s method of application. If you are in any doubt, our technical staff will be glad to support you.