Astro Adhesives

Print Finishing

Astro Packaging carries a full line of adhesives for your Print Finishing application.  We are proud to announce the first real glue control for adhesive bound products. Our hot melt adhesive systems enhance adhesive bonding and production efficiency in print finishing applications. Print Finishing is the most critical part to any print project. A comprehensive selection of options meets specific paper stock and adhesive bonding requirements for in-plate or on-deck spot-glue closure, tipping, hot melt adhesive film deposition and pocket assembly.
 
 
  • Increase flexibility with in-line or off-line adhesive tipping using hot melters and pneumatic dot electric guns;
  • Apply hot melt film in-line using the slot gun and hot melters for consistent edge-to-edge control and sharp adhesive cutoff;
  • Maximize efficiency for in-line pocket assembly with rapid-cycling series cold glue electric guns, pattern controls and piston pumps;
  • Eliminate costly off-line processing and achieve consistent hot melt adhesive spot-glue placement;
  • Portable equipment cart for house and transport system
  • Sheet-fed and web-press operations with hot melters and electric guns and cold glue dispensing systems .

 

PRINT FINISHING ADHESIVES

As the exclusive agency in North America for WST, the world leader in quality control systems in the print finishing industry, PFP has introduced the first thermo camera to the US market at C+C Trade Bindery, Stone Mountain, GA on their open PUR glue pot. The first installation of the camera system has proven a great performance. Read More ...

APPLICATIONS

We do it all!

  • Laminating
  • Die Cutting
  • Pocket Folders
  • Fugitive Glue
  • GBC
  • Index Tab Die Cutting
  • Padding and Gluing

PRODUCTS

  • Packaging
  • Product Assembly
  • Low Temp Packaging
  • Polyamide
  • Pressure Sensitive
  • PUR
  • Water-Based Adhesives
  • Lap Glue
  • Flexo Folding Adhesive
  • Metallocine
  • Metallocine Hybrid
  • Polyethylene
  • Freezer Grade Adhesive
  • High Heat Resistant