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RS Industrial, Inc. Joins Contract Packaging Association

RS Industrial is proud to announce that we are now an Associate Member of the Contract Packaging Association. We are excited to begin networking and building relationships with contract packagers to help them meet their goals. RS Industrial, Inc. Joins Contract Packaging Association Buford, GA. (PRWEB) February 24, 2016 RS Industrial, Inc., a leading distributor and manufacturer of

By |2019-02-06T16:27:44-05:00March 7th, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on RS Industrial, Inc. Joins Contract Packaging Association

How to Use a Wet Mil Film Gauge

How to Determine Your Adhesive ThicknessWhat is a wet mil film gauge?A wet film gauge is a tool used to quickly and easily measure the thickness of your adhesive coating after it has been applied to your substrate. As indicated by the name, the tool measures thickness in units of mils. One mil is equal

By |2019-02-05T10:25:16-05:00February 10th, 2016|How-To, Labeling|Comments Off on How to Use a Wet Mil Film Gauge

5 Reasons You Might Consider a Cyanoacrylate Glue

How Cyanoacrylate Glue May Increase Productivity As a purchaser in manufacturing or assembly, you know that the supplies you select for the job will impact the quality of your final product. Although the adhesive can be a small part of the assembly process, it is the “glue” that literally and figuratively holds your product together. Depending

By |2019-02-06T16:11:14-05:00November 18th, 2015|Assembly|Comments Off on 5 Reasons You Might Consider a Cyanoacrylate Glue

Cyanoacrylate Adhesives in Filter Assembly

Application Spotlight: Filter Assembly with Cyanoacrylate Adhesives Have you ever accidentally stuck your fingers together using a cyanoacrylate adhesive (aka “super glue”)? If the answer is yes, then it’s no surprise. Many of us have goofed up and done it at some point! Cyanoacrylates are incredibly strong and fast-acting. This makes them particularly ideal for

By |2019-02-06T16:11:54-05:00November 5th, 2015|Assembly|Comments Off on Cyanoacrylate Adhesives in Filter Assembly

Rubber Mat Manufacturing with Cyanoacrylate Adhesives

Cyanoacrylate Adhesive for Rubber, Metal, Foam and More If you drove your car to work today or walked into a store, chances are you stepped foot on some type of mat. From point A to point B, mats are all around the ground we walk on, each kind serving a specific purpose. Some mats are

By |2019-02-06T16:31:11-05:00October 30th, 2015|Assembly|Comments Off on Rubber Mat Manufacturing with Cyanoacrylate Adhesives

Cyanoacrylate Adhesives for Your Tough Assemblies

Meet Your Assembly Demands with Cyanoacrylate AdhesivesEvery industry has its challenges, but assembly is home to some of the most demanding applications. High-performance applications such as air filters, automotive and rubber gaskets have very rigorous demands. They often involve difficult to-bond substrates, exposure to chemicals, solvents and extreme temperatures. Assemblies must be built to withstand

By |2019-02-05T10:15:29-05:00October 23rd, 2015|Assembly, Instant Adhesives|Comments Off on Cyanoacrylate Adhesives for Your Tough Assemblies

Edge Banding with Adhesives 101

How unsightly would it be if the edges of your kitchen cabinets and countertops were left raw and unfinished? Fortunately, we don’t have to spend much time thinking about this since there’s a process called edge banding to thank for those smooth, finished edges. What Is Edge Banding? Edge banding refers to both the process

By |2017-09-22T14:40:19-04:00October 1st, 2015|Woodworking|Comments Off on Edge Banding with Adhesives 101

Adhesives in Woodworking: Tips for Finger Jointing

If you’re a manufacturer in the woodworking industry, you’re likely familiar with the reliable, age-old process of finger jointing. When manufacturing wood products, such as furniture, cabinets, windows or doors, we know how important it is that your finished product is nothing short of durable. When two pieces of wood are cut in a rectangular

By |2019-02-06T16:36:18-05:00September 25th, 2015|Woodworking|Comments Off on Adhesives in Woodworking: Tips for Finger Jointing

Construction Growth Increases Demand for Wood Adhesives

According to Woodworking Network, research shows the construction industry is growing. This growth is expected to increase the demand for wood adhesives and binders, especially for applications in structural bonding.   Find out more in the original article at Woodworking Network.

By |2019-02-06T16:35:16-05:00September 16th, 2015|Woodworking|Comments Off on Construction Growth Increases Demand for Wood Adhesives

Case Study: RS Industrial Reduces Downtime and Increases Production with “Easy Clean” Adhesive

One of the largest supermarket chains in the U.S. was unable to meet its production numbers for labeling of spice bottles. Their current adhesive caused tremendous buildup, resulting in a large amount of downtime dedicated to cleanup of the labeler. The customer needed a new solution that would provide excellent bottle labeling performance, yet display

By |2019-02-06T16:37:00-05:00September 2nd, 2015|Case Studies|Comments Off on Case Study: RS Industrial Reduces Downtime and Increases Production with “Easy Clean” Adhesive