3M Super 77 Multipurpose Spray Adhesive
[3M] A registered trademark for a spray adhesive. 3M™ Super 77™ Multipurpose Spray Adhesive is a versatile adhesive that can be used to bond a range of lightweight materials. The adhesive offers a fast, aggressive tack with a quick bond (15-30 seconds). Bonds paper, cardboard, fabric, insulation, plastic, metal, wood, etc. The spray can be applied directly to the surfaces and materials where needed. 
Synonyms and Related Terms
Spray adhesive; multipurpose spray adhesive; aerosol adhesive
Do not inhale: may cause drowsiness or dizziness; may displace oxygen and cause rapid suffocation; causes damage to cardiovascular system.
- Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
- Avoid heat.
- 51% VOC
Minnesota Historical Society: Not Approved, limited use (MWG 2020)
Links to Oddy Test results posted on AIC Wiki Materials Database Pages for individual materials below:
° 3M Super 77 Multipurpose Spray Adhesive tested in 2020.
° super 77 multipurpose spray adhesive tested in 2017.
° 3M Super 77 tested in 2012.
° Super 77-N spray adhesive tested in 1992.
Extremely flammable aerosol. Contains gas under pressure; may explode if heated.
Physical and Chemical Properties
Physical and Chemical properties (from SDS):
|Specific physical form||Aerosol|
|Solubility in water||Nil|
Composition/information on ingredients (from SDS):
|Ingredient||CAS No.||% by Wt|
|Acetone||67-64-1||20-30 trade secret|
|Non-volatile components||trade secret||20-30 trade secret|
|Propane||74-98-6||15-20 trade secret|
|Cyclohexane||110-82-7||10-20 trade secret|
|Petroleum distillate||64742-49-0||10-20 trade secret|
|Hexane||110-54-3||<0.5 trade secret|
All information gathered from 3M Spray Adhesives Brochure:
- Mist spray pattern
- Initially repositionable
- Quick hold, low soak-in
- 3M claims it works with the following substrates: paper, cardboard, fabric, felt, fiberglass, and cork
- Heat resistant up to 150°F
Exhibit Construction Reviews/Tips/Case Studies
Aerosol is NOT available in CA and some other states; CANNOT be shipped via air.
Forms and Sizes
- Aerosol: 6, 13.44, and 16.75oz
- Cylinder: large (29.3 lbs)
- Bulk: 5 gal pail, open head steel drum (55 gal)
Resources and Citations
- Kaela Nurmi, contributed information, MWG group, 2020.