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Data Sheet


Overview - Glulam Adhesives

At Red Stag TimberLab we offer either melamine (MUF) for interior applications or Resorcinol glue for exterior applications; both having a proven history. 

Selection of the most appropriate glulam adhesives are governed by the final exposure of the glulam beam – See chart below:

Service Class Description Timber e.m.c Temperature Adhesive
Type Example
1 Interior < 12% < 50 º C II Melamine-urea
Polyphenolic (tannins)
2 Exterior / Protected < 18% Untreated timber < 50 º C II
< 20% multi-salts treated softwoods Any I Resorcinol
Polyphenolic (tannins)
3 Exterior Any Any I