Rextac RT2730 APAO Hot Melt - Long Open Time


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Product Highlights

  • Quantity: 25 LB Sample Case - Contact Us for Bulk Pricing
  • Industry: Product Assembly | Filter Assembly
  • Features: 5 Minute Open Time | Good Temp Resistance

About Rextac RT2730 APAO

25 lb Sample Case - Contact Us for Bulk Pricing

Rextac RT2730 is a long open time APAO bulk hot melt. It can stay open for up to 5 minutes depending on application temperature. It is excellent for bonding plastics (PP/PE, PUR Foam), fabric, wood, and more. It can be extruded or sprayed and has great thermal stability. 

Because of its versatility, bond strength, and long open time, RT2730 is used in a wide range of industrial applications. Some applications include mattress manufacturing, specialty packaging, furniture upholstery, wire and cable assembly, and construction. 

* Free samples may be available, contact us to see if your application qualifies. 

A Little about Amorphous Poly Alpha Olefin (APAO) Hot Melt

APAO hot melts provide a number of unique characteristics that make them extremely useful and adaptable to a huge number of applications. They are able to provide a significantly longer open time than traditional hot melts, are low cost, have exceptional temperature resistance and can be extruded or sprayed. 

APAO can often be used to replace much more expensive adhesives like polyamide hot melts therefore offering exceptional savings. 

Common Applications for Rextac RT2730

  • Automotive (load floor)
  • Automotive (vibration/sound deadening)
  • Nonwoven (personal hygiene, gown & drapes, etc)
  • Garage Door Sealing
  • Pipe Wrapping
  • Peel and Stick Flooring Application
  • Shower Sealing
  • Panel Lamination
  • Foam Bonding
  • Edgebanding
  • Fiber Optic Cable Assembly
  • HVAC Filtration, Water & Fluid Filtration, Cabin Filters

Features of Rextac RT2730

  • Bonds PE/PP/PU Foam, Fabric and Wood
  • Up to 5 Minute Open Time
  • Good Temperature Resistance
  • FDA Compliant for Indirect Food Contact


    • Properties: Butene-1 Copolymer
    • Viscosity: 4500 cps at 375 F
    • Needle Pen: 30
    • Softening Point: 230 F
    • Glass Transition: -9 F
    • Open Time: 300 Seconds


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    Product worked well. Open time was adequate for application.

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