Akvapur SM 3000
Foil adhesive

Akvapur SM 3000 is a foil coating adhesive for furniture doors.

Special features

  • Low activation temperature
  • use of 2 components provides high after heat resistance                                          




Akvapur SM 3000 is used for the PVC foil coatings of MDF or other wood-based board blanks milled with cutter when using membrane or deep drawing techniques. Also suitable for manufacturing upholstered furniture and office chairs.

Package Size Product Code
Akvapur SM 3000 15 kg T2391.015




Mixing ratio

Akvapur SM 3000: 100 weight parts
Hardener C : 0 - 5 weight parts


2000 mPas (Brookfield, RVT +20°C)

Application temperature

To activate the adhesive film, a minimum temperature of 55-60°C is required. The adhesive must be activated within 20 hours following the adhesive application (foil coating).


In room temperature 30-60 min


In unopened containers at +20 °C for 12 months.

Instructions for use

FOIL COATING Thoroughly mix Akvapur SM 3000 with Hardener C. The surfaces to be glued should be free from dust, grease etc. Apply an even uniform coat of the adhesive onto the board blanks with an air assisted airless spray gun (Airmix®) or a high pressure spray gun. Let the adhesive dry until transparent. After the drying time the coating foil is preheated and drawn and/or pressed onto the board blank using a deep drawing or membrane press. See the instructions provided by the foil and machine manufacturer.

MANUFACTURING OF UPHOLSTERED FURNITURE: Apply a uniform, opaque layer of the adhesive onto the two surfaces to be bonded using an air assisted airless spray gun (Airmix®) or a high pressure spray gun. Hardener is not usually used when gluing upholstered furniture and office chairs. Bonding completed without hardener can be activated within 7 days.


mixture ratio (weight parts)mixture pot life (h) After heat resistance of the adhesive joint PVC/MDF (°C)
100:0 n.50 
100:1 90-100 
 100:5 95-110


Additional information

The information given in this product data sheet is based on our tests and our practical knowledge. The technical data is defined in standard conditions. Variations in local working conditions and methods will affect the product performance and result The result is strongly affected by working methods. We guarantee the high quality of our products according to our Quality Management System. No liability can be accepted from incorrect use of the product or prevailing conditions, over which we have no control. Thus, we cannot be held responsible for the final result. The user of the product must test product’s suitability to the intended application.

Environment and safety

Avoid unnecessary skin contact with and exposure to the fresh product: use safety gloves. Refer to material safety data sheet. For information on product and package disposal, visit www.kiilto.com.

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