3M Thermal Bonding Films

3M Thermal Bonding Films

3M Logo 3M Adhesive Transfer Tape3M™ Thermal Bonding Films are heat activated bonding films ideal for low temperature bonding applications, such as bonding flex antenna and metal face plates to the chassis . It works on a variety of substrates, is reworkable and demonstrates excellent performance in drop tests.

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Thermal Bonding Film

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583
3M 583
High strength, flexible, nitrile phenolic based thermosetting adhesive film. It can be heat or solvent activated for bonding. It can also be lightly crosslinked using a post heat exposure.
  • Heat or solvent activation
  • Can be die-cut
  • Slight surface tack
  • Heat crosslinkable option
  • Lower temperature lamination of the nitrile phenolic film range
3M 583
588
3M 588
High strength, flexible, nitrile phenolic based thermosetting adhesive film. It can be heat or solvent activated for bonding. It can also be lightly crosslinked using a post heat exposure.
  • Heat or solvent activation
  • Can be die-cut
  • Slight surface tack
  • Heat crosslinkable option
3M 588
AF111
3M AF111
An epoxy, thermoset film adhesive developed for structural bonding of metals and high-strength plastic materials (epoxy and phenolic).
  • Moderate tack
  • Thick 10 mil caliper
  • 250°F (121° C) cure
  • High metal OLS and peel adhesion
  • High flow
  • 40°F (4°C) storage required
3M AF111
AF42
3M AF42
High strength, flexible, nitrile phenolic based thermosetting adhesive film. It can be heat or solvent activated for bonding. It can also be lightly crosslinked using a post heat exposure.
  • 350°F (177°C) cure
  • Storage at or below 40°F (4°C)
  • Cures clear
  • Flexible for dissimilar substrates, high peel strength
  • Non tack, low flow
  • 3 mil and 4 mil thick versions
3M AF42