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3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Epoxy Adhesive 1838L Translucent Part A, 5 Gallon, 1 per case

3M ID  62362085318    UPC#  00021200826351    Part Number  1838L    3M Product Number  1838     
3M™ Scotch-Weld™  Epoxy Adhesive 1838 product shot
3M™ Scotch-Weld™  Epoxy Adhesive 1838 product shot
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Epoxy Adhesive 1838L is a low viscosity, rigid, two-part epoxy adhesive. 1:1 mix ratio, 60 minute work life and handling strength in approximately 8 hours. This product is the Accelerator (A) part for a B/A system.
  • 60 minute worklife
  • High viscosity
  • Rigid bonds
  • General industrial, sporting goods, solar energy, wind energy, composites, electronics, military, transportation and aerospace
  • Bonding, gluing, joining, attaching, assembling, encapsulating, potting and sealing.
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3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Epoxy Adhesive 1838L adhesive that cures at room temperature. Bonds metals, wood, reinforced plastics and masonry.


Adhesive TypeEpoxy
ApplicationsHard Disk Drive Component Assembly
Consumer LabelNo
Container Volume5 Gallon
Full Cure7 Days @ 72 F (22 C)
IndustriesTransportation, Specialty Vehicle, Construction, Military & Government, General Industrial, Electronics, Consumer Goods
Mix Ratio Volume Base:Accelerator1 : 01
Peel Strength at 72 Degrees F (22 Degrees C)4 lb/in
Physical FormLiquid
Product FormGallon
Shear Strength at 72 Degrees F (22 Degrees C)2500 Pound-Force Per Square Inch
Shelf Life in Months (from date of manufacture)24
Specific Gravity1.02
Storage Temperature72 Degree Fahrenheit
Substrate 1Metal, Glass & Ceramics, Wood & Hardboard
Substrate 2Metal, Glass & Ceramics, Wood & Hardboard
Time to Handling Strength8 Hour
TypeEpoxy Adhesive
Viscosity Range (cps) at Room Temperature6,000-12,000
Worklife60 minutes @ 72 F (22 C)