Norland Adhesive Selector Guide
CLICK on adhesive number to see a technical data sheet Description Cure ADHESION TO: TYPICAL PROPERTIES
Glass Metal Plastic Color Viscosity at 25 Degrees C Refractive
Index
Modulus
PSI
Tensile
PSI
Elongation
at Failure
Shore D
Hardness
NOA
60
General purpose adhesive for bonding doublets, prisms or mounting components. UV Good Good Fair Clear 300 CPS 1.56 135,000 2,800 35% 81
NOA
61
Preferred adhesive for military optics. Meets MIL-A-3920.
Used for optics exposed to temperature extremes.
Low shrinkage.
UV Excellent Excellent Fair Clear 300 CPS 1.56 150,000 3,000 38% 85
NOA
63
Cures well in thick sections.
Use as fillet bond to hold lenses in place or for bonding where low fluorescence or good transmission in UV range is required.
UV Good Good Fair Clear 2,500 CPS 1.56 240,000 5,000 6% 90
NOA
65
Flexible adhesive suitable for low strain applications or for cold blocking of lenses. UV Good Good Fair Clear 1,000 CPS 1.52 20,000 1,500 80% 50
NOA
68
Flexible adhesive for glass or plastics such as polycarbonate, CAB or acrylic. UV Excellent Good Good to Excellent Clear 5,000 CPS 1.54 20,000 2,500 80% 60
NOA
68T
Screen printable flexible adhesive for glass and plastic such as polycarbonate, CAB or acrylic. UV Excellent Good Good to Excellent Clear 22,000 CPS 1.54 N/A N/A N/A 50
NOA
68TH
Screen printable flexible adhesive for glass and plastic such as polycarbonate, CAB or acrylic. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Clear 22,000 CPS 1.54 N/A N/A N/A 50
NOA
71
Provides a strong bond to glass surfaces and has excellent clarity for light guides and other applications. UV Excellent Excellent Fair Clear 200 CPS 1.56 55,000 1,300 43% 86
NOA
72
Low viscosity adhesive for bonding glass or plastics such as polycarbonate, CAB or acrylic. Cures with UV or visible light. UV/VIS Excellent Good Good to Excellent Clear 155 CPS 1.56 2,400 500 34% 75
NOA
73
Flexible adhesive with low viscosity for bonding delicate parts. UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 140 CPS 1.56 1,600 200 16% 60
NOA
74
Low viscosity adhesive for bonding CAB, other plastics and glass UV Excellent Good

Excellent

to Good

Clear 80-95 cps 1.52 2900 217 10% 30
NOA
75
Low viscosity adhesive used for bonding polarized and polyester film, nylon, glass and other plastics. UV/VIS Excellent Good

Excellent

to Good

Slight Yellow Tint 80-95 cps 1.52 2610 164 7% 25
NOA
76
High viscosity adhesive for bonding glass to plastic. Cures with UV or visible light. UV/VIS Excellent Good Excellent Clear 4,500 CPS 1.51 970 450 47% 60
NOA
78
High viscosity adhesive for bonding plastic to plastic.
Cures with UV or visible light.
UV/VIS Excellent Good Excellent Yellow Tint 9,000 CPS 1.50 1140 649 57% 55
NOA
81
Fast curing adhesive for tacking or bonding. Excellent adhesion to glass or metal. Produces a hard, resilient bond. UV Excellent Excellent Fair Clear 300 CPS 1.56 200,000 3,000 25% 90
NOA
83H
Fast curing adhesive that will cure with UV or heat for tacking or bonding UV opaque materials. UV/HEAT Excellent Excellent Fair Clear 250 CPS 1.56 160,000 3,500 30% 85
NOA
84
Low refractive index, very low viscosity adhesive for bonding or coating glass and plastic UV/VIS Excellent Good Good to Excellent Clear 55 CPS 1.46 1,140 649 57% 55
NOA
85
Low refractive index, higher viscosity adhesive for bonding glass and plastic UV Excellent Good Good to Excellent Clear 200 CPS 1.46 9,340 1,500 111% 40
NOA
85V
Low refractive index (1.46), low viscosity(200cps), visible light curing adhesive recommended for bonding plastics that absorb UV light.. UV/VIS Excellent Good Good to Excellent Clear 200 CPS 1.46 9,340 1,500 111% 40
NOA
86
Low viscosity adhesive that meets Bellcore specification of 85C/85RH for bonding glass. UV/VIS Excellent Good Good to Excellent Clear 200-300 CPS 1.55 360,400 7,834 2.8% 75
NOA
86H
Low viscosity adhesive that meets Bellcore specification of 85C/85RH for bonding glass. UV/VIS/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Clear 200-300 CPS 1.55 360,400 7,834 2.8% 75
NOA
87
High viscosity adhesive that meets Bellcore specification of 85C/85RH for bonding glass. UV/VIS Excellent Good Good to Excellent Clear 900-1500 CPS 1.52 209,700 4,880 13% 50
NOA
88
Low outgassing adhesive for aerospace or electronic applications. Excellent transmission in UV range. UV Excellent Excellent Fair Clear 250 CPS 1.56 112,000 1,900 43% 90
NOA
89
Low viscosity adhesive for  spin coating and bonding delicate parts UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 20 CPS 1.51 N/A N/A N/A 40
NOA
1315
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.315 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV/VIS Good Good Good Clear 15 CPS 1.315 N/A N/A N/A N/A
NOA
132
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.32 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV/VIS Good Good Good Clear 15 CPS 1.32 N/A N/A N/A N/A
NOA
133
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.33 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV/VIS Good Good Good Clear 15 CPS 1.33 N/A N/A N/A N/A
NOA
1327
Higher viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.327 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV/VIS Good Good Good Clear 4700 CPS 1.327 N/A N/A N/A 15
NOA
1328
Higher viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.328 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV/VIS Good Good Good Clear 2400 CPS 1.328 N/A N/A N/A 15
NOA
1348
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.348 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV/VIS Good Good Good Clear 1600 CPS 1.348 22,927 948 18 30
NOA
136
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.36 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 160 CPS 1.36 N/A N/A N/A 20
NOA
13685
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.3685 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 15-25 CPS 1.3685 N/A N/A N/A N/A
NOA
1369
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.369 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV/VIS Good Good Good Clear 2100 CPS 1.369 10,578 1,130 52 30
NOA
1375
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.375 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 45-60 CPS 1.375 N/A N/A N/A N/A
NOA
13775
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.3775 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV/VIS Good Good Good Clear 4000 CPS 1.3775 58,984 1,744 42 45
NOA
138
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.38 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 45-60 CPS 1.38 N/A N/A N/A N/A
NOA
13825
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.3825 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV/VIS Good Good Good Clear 5600 CPS 1.3825 42,176 1,599 56 45
NOA
139
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.39 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 865 CPS 1.39 N/A N/A N/A 45
NOA
142
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.42 for  bonding glass. UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 20-40 CPS 1.42 N/A N/A N/A N/A
NOA
144
Adhesive with a refractive index of 1.44 for  bonding glass. UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 45-60 CPS 1.44 N/A N/A N/A N/A
NOA
146H
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.46 for  bonding glass or plastic. UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 175 CPS 1.46 N/A N/A N/A N/A
NOA
148
Adhesive with a refractive index of 1.48 for  bonding glass. UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 1500-2000 CPS 1.48 N/A N/A N/A N/A
NOA
162
Higher viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.62 for  bonding glass. UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 800 CPS 1.62 N/A N/A N/A 10
NOA
1625
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.625 for  bonding glass. UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 60-80 CPS 1.625 N/A N/A N/A N/A
NOA
164
Low viscosity adhesive with a refractive index of 1.64 for  bonding glass. UV Excellent Good Fair Clear 60-80 CPS 1.64 N/A N/A N/A N/A
NOA
170
High refractive index adhesive (1.70) with higher viscosity for bonding   glass or plastics. UV/VIS Excellent Good Excellent Clear 4500-5500 CPS 1.70 90,200 863 1.3% 75
NBA
107
UV curing adhesive for cold blocking and temporary bonding of lenses. Can be debonded with warm soapy water or acetone. UV Excellent Excellent Fair Clear 350 cps 1.51 800 78 5% 15
NBA
108
UV curing adhesive for cold blocking and temporary bonding of lenses. Can be debonded with acetone. UV Excellent Excellent Fair Clear 550 CPS 1.51 710 101 18% 25
UVS
91
Screenable paste for bonding and sealing perimeters of liquid Paste crystal displays. UV Excellent Good Good to Excellent Translucent Thixotropic N/A 45,000 2,900 58% 55
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Norland Electronic Adhesive (NEA)
CLICK on adhesive number to see a technical data sheet Description Cure ADHESION TO: TYPICAL PROPERTIES
Glass Metal Plastic Color Viscosity at 25 Degrees C Modulus
PSI
Tensile
PSI
Elongation
at Failure
Shore D
Hardness
NEA
121
Adhesive for tacking, filling, sealing, conformal coating and tamperproofing precision components. UV/HEAT Excellent Excellent Fair Clear 300 CPS 160,000 3,500 30% 85
NEA
123
High viscosity thixotropic paste for wire tacking, chip bonding and coil terminating. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Translucent 200,000 CPS 50,000 3,000 60% 60
NEA
123L
Low viscosity thixotropic paste for sealing, chip bonding, filleting, wicking and thin sections. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Translucent 6,000 CPS 2,860 434 45% 67
NEA
123M
Low viscosity thixotropic paste for wire tacking, encapsulating, fixturing and tamperproofing. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Translucent 12,000 CPS 2,380 657 60% 64
NEA
123S
Medium viscosity thixotropic paste for sealing, wire coating, wire tacking and coil terminating. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Translucent 55,000 CPS 2,540 556 84% 75
NEA
123K
Medium viscosity thixotropic paste for glob top assemblies, potting, filling or thick sections. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Translucent 100,000 CPS 20,800 1,200 35% 67
NEA
123T
High viscosity thixotropic paste for wire encapsulating, coil terminating, screw hole sealing and potting. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Translucent 300,000 CPS 13,900 1,515 104% 55
NEA
123HGA
Low outgassing adhesive for HGA assembly or wire tacking. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Translucent 200,000 CPS 321,000 3,790 25% 60
NEA
123SHGA
Low outgassing, medium viscosity adhesive for wire coating, wire tacking and coil terminating. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Translucent 55,000 CPS N/A N/A N/A 80
NEA
123THGA
Low outgassing, very high viscosity adhesive for wire coating, wire tacking and coil terminating. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Translucent 465,000-515,000 CPS 321,000 3,790 25% 80
NEA
123TKHGA
Low outgassing, high viscosity adhesive for wire coating, wire tacking and coil terminating. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Translucent 400,000-450,000 CPS 321,000 3,790 25% 80
NCA
130
Electrically conductive adhesive for static dissipation. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Silver 10,000 CPS N/A N/A N/A 15
COLORED ADHESIVES:
NEA
123BL
High viscosity thixotropic paste for wire tacking, chip bonding or tamperproofing. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Blue 200,000 CPS 50,000 3,000 60% 60
NEA
123SBL
Medium viscosity thixotropic paste for tacking, sealing, filling or bonding precision components or wires in place. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Blue 55,000 CPS 2,540 556 84% 75
NEA
123R
High viscosity thixotropic paste for tacking, sealing, filling or bonding precision components or wires in place. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Red 200,000 CPS 50,000 3,000 60% 60
NEA
123GN
High viscosity thixotropic paste for tamperproofing, encapsulating, strain relief and wire tacking. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Green 200,000 CPS 50,000 3,000 60% 60
NEA
123W
High viscosity thixotropic paste for tamperproofing, encapsulating, strain relief and wire tacking. UV/HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent White 200,000 CPS 50,000 3,000 60% 60
NEA
155
Medium/high viscosity thixotropic paste for SMDs, printed circuit boards, ceramics, metal and many plastics. HEAT Excellent Good Good to Excellent Red 150,000 CPS N/A N/A N/A 90
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