Assembly Dispensing Equipment Expertise
Articles & Case Studies
Check out our collection of information about sealant and adhesive dispensing for general assembly applications. From sealing and bonding to gasketting and thermal interface, these helpful articles review material considerations, dispensing guidelines, application techniques and product solutions to optimise your dispensing process.
Extreme Material Abrasiveness? Problem Solved with Elite
Some thermal interface materials (TIMs) are so abrasive, it’s like pumping diamond dust or liquid sandpaper. Explore why and how we developed Elite, the longest-lasting pump construction for abrasive material dispensing.
Ratio Check – Dispensing Two-Component Materials
Learn how to validate MMD equipment set-up and process parameters to ensure mix quality and equipment integrity.
Precision Dispensing for Bonding and Sealing
When a product's functionality depends on a perfect bond or seal, dispensing an imperfect bead could lead to considerable cost implications.
Knit Line Dispense Techniques
Learn about different dispense and automation techniques for cure-in-place and form-in-place gasketting and how it impacts the fusion of the bead.
Improved Sealing with Liquid Gaskets
Liquid gaskets offer superior sealing in a variety of applications
Why Electric Motors Improve Quality and Precision of Dispense for 1k Metering
Electric motors have the capability to drive the pump lower more intelligently and therefore, dispense an accurate bead without the need for an intermediate metering device.
PERFORM A/S Realizes Increased Production Efficiency with Electric Supply Pumps
Learn how Perform achieved material savings, reduced electricity costs, and significant noise level reduction through a "Greener Energy" solution.
Graco iQ Dispense Valves Deliver Longer Life
Graco iQ Dispense Valves deliver long-lasting and dependable performance for one-component sealant and adhesive dispensing applications.
Four Reasons Why Electric Motors Are the Greener Solution
Industrial manufacturing companies are moving from air to electric to reduce their costs and environmental footprint.
Four Maintenance Advantages of Using Electric Motors for Assembly Applications
To power a pump, do you choose an electric or pneumatic motor? Here are the key maintenance considerations to choose electric.
Equipment Considerations for Dynamic Mixing Two Component Materials
Learn more about equipment factors for dynamic mixing two-component foaming urethanes and silicones.
Electric Motors Reduce Noise Pollution in Assembly Applications
Electric motors can reduce noise levels in your industrial facility to create a healthier working environment.
Comparing 2k Meter, Mix, & Dispense Systems
Comparison chart of Graco's advanced two-component meter mix dispense (MMD) systems including PR-X, PD44, PR70, EFR, and HFR.
Comparing 1k Metering & Dispensing Systems
Factors such as shot size, flow rate, material properties and manufacturing style should be considered when to choosing a 1k dispensing solution.
One Component Metering Systems Performance Evaluation for Sealing Applications
Comparison of Graco's three primary solutions for continuous single-component dispensing applications; Precision Gear Meter (PGM), Precision Continuous Flow (PCF) and E-Flo iQ.