Loctite® 406™ Prism® Instant Adhesive, Surface Insensitive

Loctite® 406™ Prism® Instant Adhesive is designed for bonding of plastics and elastomeric materials where very fast fixturing is required.

Products Features

  • High thermal performance
  • For rapid bonding of plastics, rubbers, including EPDM and elastomers
  • Well suited for polyolefines in combination with Loctite® Primer 770


  • Very fast fixture speed
  • Particularly suited for bonding a wide variety of materials, such as metals, plastics, elastomers, paper, leather, cork, fabric, wood, chromate plated parts, etc.
  • Fast cure even in challenging environments

Substrates and Applications

  • Abrasive tips to metal-machine tools
  • Stainless steel to carbon fiber-cutlery
  • Glass-filled polyurethane to steel – Firearm assembly
  • Aluminium to rubber pads – Ladders
  • PVC to EPDM rubber – Appliance consoles
  • Urethane foam rubber to painted steel – Handle grips
  • Paper to PVC – Packaging materials
  • ABS to PVC – Vacuum cleaners
  • Acrylic to PVC – Plastic fencing
  • Braided sleeve to rubber – Hoses
  • Synthetic rubber to ABS – Legs to equipment housings

Technical Data

  • Fixture time: 2 - 10 sec.
  • Colour: colourless transparent
  • Well suited for plastics
  • Well suited for polyolefines in combination with Primer Loctite 770 or Loctite 7239
  • Well suited for rubbers
  • Suited for metals
  • Viscosity in mPa•s: 20
  • Service temperature range: -40 °C to +120 °C
  • Pack sizes: 20g, 50g, 500g

Instant Adhesives for General Purpose
The industry’s strongest and fastest instant adhesives have set a new standard for performance. With temperature resistance up to 250°F (120°C), you can keep the strength and fixture time you need in higher heat applications.
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Applications Adhesives > Industrial Bonding > Instant - General Purpose
Adhesives > Substrate Type > Rubber to Metal
Chemistry Cyanoacrylate
Media Carrier 100 % liquid & paste
Temperature range -40 - +120
Cure Type Moisture
Specifications Met Military Specification (Commercial Item Standard)
RoHS Compliant yes

Product information

Item Name Size Case Quantity
231474 Loctite® 406 Upgrade 20.0 g
250360 Loctite® 406 Upgrade 50.0 g
265606 Loctite® 406 25.0 ml
265619 Loctite® 406 100.0 ml
265621 Loctite® 406 500.0 ml
324440 Loctite® 406 Upgrade 500.0 g