An adhesive activated by temperatures above 100C (212F). Once heated, a hot-setting adhesive will seal and remain sealed when cooled.
Synonyms and Related Terms
hot setting adhesive; termoadhesivo (Esp.); colle à chaud (Fr.);
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- Theodore J. Reinhart, 'Glossary of Terms', Engineered Plastics, ASM International, 1988
- Matt Roberts, Don Etherington, Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books: a Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington DC, 1982