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Araldite 2019: the best product for bonding carbon bikes

Publié le 2021-04-26

Araldite 2019 structural Adhesive, formerly known as Araldite AW4859 / HW4958, is a high performance two-component epoxy adhesive that is particularly effective for bonding epoxy / carbon fiber composite parts.

Thanks to its excellent mechanical strength (up to 33 MPa in shear strength and 40 MPa in tensile strength), its resistance to shocks and vibrations (5% elongation at break, Young's modulus 1.5 GPa) and its resistance to high temperatures (up to 140 ° C), the Araldite® 2019 is the “top of the range” product for all technical applications, such as the assembly of carbon fiber parts.

Thanks to these properties, Araldite® 2019 is used by several manufacturers of carbon bikes, for applications requiring high technicality (frame or wheel bonding). The weight of a bike being an essential parameter for racing bikes, for example, the low density of this structural adhesive (about 1.1) also allows the structure to be lightened.

Download the technical data sheet of Araldite® 2019

The 2019 Araldite is part of the Core Range Araldite®, a range of 9 products able to cover 80% of your structural bonding needs

Please see below for our nine adhesives capable of covering 80% of your bonding needs.

 

     Two-part epoxy adhesive

          Two-part acrylic adhesive

Two-part polyurethane adhesive

  • Araldite® 2011 – The Standard One
    Fluid, with long open time
  • Araldite® 2012 – The Fast One
    Fluid, with fast curing
  • Araldite® 2014-2 – The Resistant One
    Excellent environmental,
    chemical and thermal resistance
  • Araldite® 2015-1 – The Versatile One
    Resistant to dynamic loads, suitable for composite bonding
  • Araldite® 2019 – The Top One
    (AW 4859 / HW 4859)
    High mechanical properties, resistant to 140°C and suitable for composite bonding
  • Araldite® 2031-1 – The Exterior One
    Resistant to outdoor conditions, suitable for composite bonding
  • Araldite® 2051 – The Extreme One
    Ultra-fast curing, for applications
    in extreme conditions (under water, low temperatures)
  • Araldite® 2053-15 – The Flexible One
    Fast curing, flexible for shock resistance

Find the best adhesives that you need

In this table you can identify the right product with the materials to be assembled, the maximum operating temperature and the service life required:

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