Rakoll® 5437 Plus is a hot melt adhesive that combines a very short setting time with a solid green strength while allowing a very long open time. This enables a wide application window while maintaining the bonding quality, even under difficult application conditions.

Product Type: Hot Melt Adhesive, Reactive Adhesive

Application Area: Foil Veneer, Furniture, Panel Lamination, Profile Wrapping, Wooden Surfaces, Woodwork

Compatible Substrates & Surfaces: Composites, Foils, Polypropylene (PP), Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC), Wood

Chemical Family: Polyolefins, Polyurethanes (PU)

Features: Fast Setting, Good Green Strength, Good Machinability, Good Thermal Stability, Long Open Time

Technical Data Sheet
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Identification & Functionality

Features & Benefits

Labeling Claims
Ready-to-Use Product Features
Product Benefits
  • Open time vs setting time behavior: With conventional EVA and APAO hot melt adhesives, the open time and the setting time are usually related. Rakoll 5437 Plus is a polyolefin hot melt adhesive that combines a very short setting time with a very long open time.

Rakoll® 5437 Plus - Product Benefits

  • Offers the same performance with up to 15% less consumption: Compared to standard products it has a lower density which has a direct impact on the coating weight.

Coating weight of rakoll 5437 plus compared with standard hot melts:

Rakoll® 5437 Plus - Product Benefits - 1

  • Excellent thermal stability: no skin formation, compared to EVA and APAO, allowing a cleaner production process and a better working environment

Rakoll® 5437 Plus - Product Benefits - 2

  • Better melting properties than APAO-based hot melts, with smoother spreading and lower consumption of energy. Better surface quality.

Applications & Uses

Technical Details & Test Data

Performance with Different Substrates

Heat and cold resistance properties of Rakoll® 5437 Plus compared to standard types

Rakoll® 5437 Plus - Performance With Different Substrates

Packaging & Availability

Regional Availability
  • Africa
  • Europe (Excluding Russia)
  • India
  • Middle East