Krayden Debuts Dow Corning Solar Solutions' Solar Junction Box and Frame Sealing

The company introduces Dow Corning Solar Solutions' PV InstantSeal. This silicone reactive hot melt supports higher-speed assembly with instant green strength, offering productivity improvements in both solar frame and junction box sealing.

DENVER — June 2010 — Krayden, Inc., a leading silicone supplier that specializes in technical knowledge and support for high tech-based applications, introduces Dow Corning Solar Solutions' PV InstantSeal. This silicone reactive hot melt supports higher-speed assembly with instant green strength, offering productivity improvements in both solar frame and junction box sealing.


The unique physical properties of this 100 percent silicone neutral cure sealant minimize contamination of module components during assembly. An advantage of the PV InstantSeal is in the application process, which is made more user-friendly by the long pot life (up to 24 hours) and overall open time using this moderate hot melt application with temperatures less than 125°C. This technology was developed to meet the demanding sealing requirements of high-speed photovoltaic (PV) module frame and junction box sealing operations. With the strong silicone qualities of weather resistance and low VOC, this aesthetically pleasing clear adhesive offers improved productivity in PV module assembly, allowing for immediate handling and shipping.

Krayden, Inc. is an authorized distributor for the Dow Corning Solar Solutions' PV-based silicone materials that are produced to increase efficiency in solar manufacturing. With a specialty in technical support for high tech-based applications and manufacturer trained representatives, Krayden, Inc. can offer knowledgeable assistance as well as re-packaging, dispensing and processing solutions for any photovoltaic manufacturing need.

For more information about solar frame and junction box sealing or related products including adhesives, sealants, encapsulants, coatings, solder, lead-free solder, solder chemicals, and release agents stocked throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico, contact Krayden, Inc. at www.krayden.com.

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About Krayden, Inc.
Krayden, Inc. is a stocking distributor featuring adhesives, sealants, encapsulates, coatings, solder, solder chemicals, release agents, dispensing equipment and supplies with locations throughout the United States and Mexico. The company represents only the leaders in the engineered materials industry, and is fully supported by these manufacturers as well as committed to updating its customers' about new products for their applications. Krayden, Inc.'s inventory is constantly being monitored for quality and shelf life at all locations. The company has the ability to customize its inventory based on customer's requirements, and it prides itself on having technical knowledge of its product lines. For more information, visit Krayden, Inc. at www.krayden.com.

About Dow Corning
Dow Corning Solar Solutions (www.dowcorning.com/solar) is one of the only companies in the world offering silicone-based solutions throughout the solar value chain. At many steps in the value chain, it uncovers and creates new opportunities to deliver improved cost efficiency, durability and performance to the solar industry. Making solar energy economically competitive with traditional energy sources is a corporate priority for Dow Corning, directly linked to its commitment to sustainability.

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