H.B. Fuller HL-3163

H.B. Fuller HL-3163 is a hot melt adhesive that bonds well to a variety of book binding substrates and has excellent heat resistance. This grade can be used in one-shot book binding and is applicable on most paper stocks used in book binding.

Product Type: Hot Melt Adhesive

Application Area: Book Binding, Paperbacks

Compatible Substrates & Surfaces: Paper

Features: Heat Resistance

Technical Data Sheet
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Identification & Functionality

Features & Benefits

Ready-to-Use Product Features

Applications & Uses

Application Area
Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
Typical Applications

One-shot book binding

Suitable Substrates

Most paper stocks used in book binding.


Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Application Temperature350.0°F-
Mettler Softening Point197.0°F-
Speed of Set (Relative)Medium--
Viscosity (at 300°F)9550.0cPs-
Viscosity (at 325°F)6500.0cPs-
Viscosity (at 350°F)3870 - 5230cPs-

Safety & Health

Safety Information

To minimize the risk of burns, we recommend the use of eye protection and protective clothing when working near a hot melt applicator. To minimize the risk of flammable vapors, do not exceed a melt temperature above 400°F. Prevent the build-up of vapors. Extinguish all sources of ignition during hot melt use.

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
730 Days
Storage Conditions

Clean and dry conditions below 140°F.